The Portland City Auditor’s Independent Police Review (IPR) is responsible for the civilian oversight of the Portland Police Bureau (Police Bureau). The Citizen Review Committee (CRC) is an advisory body to IPR and the Police Bureau.
CRC holds appeal hearings of police misconduct investigations; listens to community concerns; periodically serves on the Police Review Board, an advisory body to the Chief of Police that makes recommendations as to findings and disciple of sworn police members; reviews Police Bureau policies; and advises IPR on complaint handling processes.
CRC members are appointed by Portland City Council to serve three-year terms.
Candidates must be Portland, Oregon, residents or business owners, and be impartial and objective in regards to law enforcement.
Applications are available at www.portlandoregon.gov/auditor/ipr or the IPR office: City Hall, 1221 SW 4th Avenue, Room 140, Portland, OR 97204. Return applications by 5:00 pm, Thursday, October 30, 2014, via fax 503-823-4571, e-mail email@example.com, mail, or hand-delivery to IPR.