Making Contact

Making Contact – Oscar Grant and Police Accountability

Barbara Attard, civilian oversight consultant, former San Francisco Office of Citizen Complaints investigator and former Berkeley Police Review Commission Director; Marcel Diallo, artist and victim of police harassment; Rashidah Grinage, PUEBLO Executive Director; Jason Wechter, San Francisco Office of Citizen Complaints investigator; Reginald Lyles, BART consultant and former Berkeley Police Officer; Gary Gee, BART Police Chief; Jesse Sekhon, BART Police Officers Association President; Quintin Mecke, California State Assemblyman Tom Ammiano’s Communications Director; Greg Kaufory, attorney; Omar Osirus, Jan, and Bo, protestors; Daniel Buford, Allen Temple Baptist Church Reverend; Joyce Hicks, San Francisco Office of Citizen Complaints Director and former Oakland’s Citizens Police Review Board Director; Patrick Cacares, Oakland Citizens Police Review Board acting director; Paulette Hogan, tasered Oakland resident who filed complaint with Internal Affairs; Chris Shannon, Oakland Police Lieutenant; Cephus Johnson, Oscar Grant’s uncle; Mark Kroeker, Portland Police Chief


For More Information:

Berkeley CopWatch

Berkeley Police Review Commission

Berkeley, CA

California State Assemblyman Tom Ammiano
Sacramento, CA

Justice For Oscar Grant Committee

Oakland Citizens’ Police Review Board
Oakland, CA

 National Association for Civilian Oversight of Law Enforcement (NACOLE)
Indianapolis, IN

People United For a Better Oakland (PUEBLO)

Oakland, CA

 Portland Copwatch
Portland, OR

San Francisco Office of Citizen Complaints

San Francisco, CA

Blogs, Articles, Links:

NACOLE list of Civilian Oversight Agencies

 US Dept of Justice Report:

Citizen Review of Police: Approaches and Implementation.  March 2001

 City of Berkeley Police Review Commission 2004 report

Justice for Kendra James Community Information

From Oscar Grant, Where? Seeking Structural Change


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