Civilian review Board Mother Of Man Killed By Police Among Civilian Review Board Applicants By Jim Letizia • Jan 20, 2021 Facebook The Columbus Mayor's Office has received over 200 applications for seats on the new Columbus Civilian Review Board. Group Issues Recommendations For Civilian Police Review Board In Columbus By Mike Foley • Dec 16, 2020 Columbus voters in November approved an amendment to establish a Civilian Police Review Board and Inspector General to investigate complaints of officer misconduct. Columbus Officials Considering More Legislation To Improve Public Safety By Jim Letizia • Nov 24, 2020 washingtonpost.com Columbus City Council members are examining how police officers are dispatched and other potential reforms in 2021. Ginther Unveils Budget Proposal By Mike Foley • Nov 12, 2020 Columbus Mayor Andy Ginther today released his proposed 2021 General Fund budget, a $964 million plan that maintains basic services and the city's Rainy Day Fund while also avoiding layoffs and furloughs. Cleveland Suspends Cop Who Ordered Detention Of Tamir Rice's Sister By Associated Press & Jim Letizia • Nov 12, 2020 USA Today A Cleveland police supervisor has been suspended two days for detaining the sister of 12-year-old Tamir Rice, the Black youth who was shot and killed by a white police officer. Results In Some Key Local Races By Alison Holm & Jim Letizia • Nov 4, 2020 Seventy Four percent of Columbus voters Tuesday approved a charter amendment allowing for the creation of a civilian review board to investigate police misconduct. Reynoldsburg Council Approves Creation Of Civilian Review Board By Jim Letizia • Oct 14, 2020 Facebook Reynoldsburg City Council this week approved the creation of a civilian review board to examine police use of force cases. Probe Of Columbus Police Misconduct Finds Only One "Sustainable" Complaint By Mike Foley • Sep 15, 2020 A law firm has been examining claims of officer misconduct stemming from interactions between Columbus police and protesters that started during the final weekend of May. Reynoldsburg Working On Civilian Review Board By Jim Letizia • Aug 7, 2020 Facebook Reynoldsburg city officials and the local police union have reached an agreement in principle to create a civilian review board to oversee police. Columbus Council Approves Police Reforms, Early Bar And Restaurant Closures By Mike Foley & Jim Letizia • Jul 28, 2020 Facebook Columbus City Council last night approved legislation requiring bars and restaurants to close at 10 pm starting tonight due to the covid-19 pandemic. Columbus Council To Vote On Police Reforms Tonight By Jim Letizia • Jul 27, 2020 columbus.gov Columbus City Council tonight is expected to hold votes on police reform legislation. Charter Amendment For Civilian Police Review Board Likely To Face Voters In November By Mike Foley • Jul 20, 2020 Columbus officials today announced a charter amendment to establish a civilian police review board and an inspector general for the police division.