Applications Now Available for Community Police Commission

Applications for the Community Police Commission are now available online at  or in person at City Hall on 601 Lakeside Ave Cleveland, OH 44114. Applications must be submitted by Thursday, August 6, 2015 to qualify. An application may be submitted online through, by email, U.S. postal mail, or in person at secure drop-off box  available at City Hall for the delivery paper copies.

Cleveland City Hall

The Community Police Commission Selection Panel is working with community groups and faith-based organizations to facilitate the distribution of these applications throughout the city.

In addition to the 10 members appointed by the Selection Panel, the commission will also include a member appointed by each of the three local police associations: the Cleveland Police Patrolmen’s Association, the Fraternal Order of Police and the Black Shield.

The Community Police Commission will work to bring forward recommendations to the Mayor and Cleveland Division of Police on policies and practices that will help strengthen relations between the City of Cleveland Police Department and the communities they serve. The commission will regularly issue progress updates to the community.