Council to Review Mill Valley Police Department Use of Force Training and Policy Report

July 31, 2020

At their upcoming meeting on August 3, 2020, at 6:30 pm, the City Council will receive a presentation and report on the Mill Valley Police Department's use of force training and policy. Meeting agenda.

On June 15, 2020, the City Council held a special meeting focusing on a community discussion regarding the Black Lives Matter movement and development of a City action plan to address racial injustice and inequities in Mill Valley.

Based upon discussions, community feedback, and Council direction, the Mill Valley Police Department was requested to provide a report addressing day-to-day operations, training, use of force policies and procedures, and the recommendations of Campaign Zero. 

Read the Staff Report: Mill Valley Police Department Use of Force Training and Policy Report 

The City of Mill Valley values your input and participation. Share your thoughts or ask questions:

In writing:

Email your comments or questions to no later than 4:00 pm on Monday, August 3. Your comments will be forwarded to the City Council and included in the public record. Be sure to include the agenda item number you are addressing, as well as your full name and address.

At the meeting:

Please click here to learn about how to participate in the August 3, 2020 City Council meeting.

The Mill Valley City Council's mission is to serve faithfully the residents and businesses of Mill Valley and nurture the City’s overall quality of life. The Mill Valley City Council has the adopted core values of a balanced, inclusive, and open approach to policy-making and city leadership. Council values citizen participation that promotes open communication, mutual respect, and the development of community leaders.

The City of Mill Valley is committed to deliver service to our community and visitors in a compassionate and equitable manner. The City of Mill Valley commits to act and encourage community action towards eliminating racial disparities, both inside government and in the community.

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