A special history of the Board of Police Commissioners since its creation under the 1974 City of Detroit Charter, with photographs and terms of every police commissioner.
The Detroit Board of Police Commissioners (BOPC) continues to serve the vital function of providing community-led oversight of the Police Department and its operations to ensure transparency, accountability and responsiveness.
The new 2018 Board members were sworn in during the city’s ceremony for elected officials in January. This list contains a few BOPC highlights as the year draws to a close.
BOPC opposes State bills for permitless guns -- Thursday, June 15, 2017
BOPC elects new leaders -- Thursday, June 8, 2017
Board calls on AG Session to support consent decrees
BOPC honors Public Safety champion Jesse Gonzales
Chairperson Lisa Carter issued the following statement on disruptions at the July 11, 2019 Board of Police Commissioners community meeting
Chairperson Lisa Carter made the following statement at the weekly Thursday, July 18, 2019 meeting of the Board of Police Commissioners at 3 p.m.