Pre-Disciplinary Hearing Scheduled for Death-in-Custody Investigation

Director of Public Safety, Michael McGrath

Director of Public Safety, Michael McGrath

Today, the Director of Public Safety, Michael McGrath, announced that a pre-disciplinary hearing will be conducted for two Cleveland Police Patrol Officers in connection  with the Tanisha Anderson death-in-custody incident.

To ensure that due process is applied, the City will not comment on the matter at this time. Pre-disciplinary hearings are administrative in nature and not open to the public or the media.

After the hearing is completed, the Director of Public Safety will review the facts to determine if disciplinary action is warranted.