References and Other Information

Information researched and reviewed by the Community Task Force over the course of their work can be found below. If you have issues accessing any information, please contact John Stefanski, Assistant to the City Manager at

December 16, 2020 Updates

  • June 17, 2020 Public Safety Community Conversation (VIDEO)
  • July 9, 2020 City Council Public Safety Study Session (VIDEO)

January 28, 2021 Updates

  • Meeting Questions and Data Requests (FILE)

February 1, 2021 Updates

  • Alameda County Sheriff's Office Policies and Procedures (LINK)
  • California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training Student Workbooks (LINK)

February 8, 2021 Updates

  • Alameda County Sheriff's Office Strategic Plan (FILE)
  • City of Dublin Strategic Plan (LINK)
  • November 3, 2020 Mental Health Services City Council Report (REPORT) (PPT) (VIDEO)
  • AXIS Mental Health Urgent Care Center Pilot Program Proposal (FILE)
  • Task Force Information and Data Request Spreadsheet: 2/8/2020 Version (FILE) 

February 11, 2021 Updates

  • Crime Prevention Activities Frequency and Usage Data (FILE)
  • 5150 Case Data (2017-2020) (FILE)
  • CA POST De-Escalation Strategies & Techniques (FILE)
  • Center for Policing Equity (LINK)
  • Campaign Zero Police Scorecard (LINK)

February 16, 2021 Update

  • President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing, May 2015 (LINK)

February 18, 2021 Updates

  • Louisville Courier Journal Article on Metro Police Review (LINK) (REPORT)
  • L.A. Times Op-Ed "What Biden Can Do About Bad Policing" (LINK)
  • Forbes Article: "NYPD Disciplinary Records Can Be Released To The Public, Court Rules" (LINK)

February 22, 2021 Updates

  • CBS News Article on Denver, CO, STAR Program (LINK)
  • FY21 and FY22 DPS Budget Detail (FILE)
  • AB 988 (Bauer-Kahan) Mental Health Crisis Response/Hotline Press Release (LINK)
  • Sir Robert Peel's Principles on Policing (FILE)
  • DPS Commendations and Letters of Recognition (FILE)
  • CA POST Use of Force Standards and Guidelines (LINK)

February 26, 2021 Updates

  • November 19, 2019 City Council Discussion on ACSO Contract (REPORT) (VIDEO)
  • Mental Health, Training, and Budget Ad Hoc Committee Research (FILE)

March 8, 2021 Updates

  • Ballotpedia: 2020 Changes to Policing Policy by State (LINK)

March 11, 2021 Updates

  • Task Force Information and Data Request Spreadsheet 3/11/2020 Version (FILE)
  • Memo on DPS Training (FILE)
  • Memo on DPS Recruiting (FILE)
  • Presentation on Liability Budget Line Item (LINK)

March 16, 2021 Updates

  • Guardian Article on Chico, CA, Police Reform Effort (LINK)
  • Newsweek Article on Tucson, AZ, Mobile Crisis Teams (LINK)

March 22, 2021 Updates

  • East Bay Times Article: Oakland Pilots Non-Police Crisis Response (LINK)
  • County of Santa Cruz Task Force Report (LINK)
  • Stanford Open Policing Project Analysis (LINK)
  • CA Penal Code Section 13519 (LINK)
  • CA Vehicle Code 2804 (LINK)
  • Econofact Research on Racial Disparities in Policing (LINK)
  • Bureau of Justice Statistics Police Public Contact Survey (LINK)

April 7, 2021 Updates

  • Example Commission Applications (LINK)

April 12, 2021 Updates

  • APAPA Community Town Hall Video (LINK)

April 19, 2020 Updates

  • 2018-2021 Human Services Grants Summary (LINK)

April 26, 2021 Updates

  • FY 19-20 Human Services Grant Data (FILE)
  • Human Services Grant Rating Sheet (FILE)
  • Communications Manager Job Specification (FILE)

April 30, 2021 Updates

  • City Review of Policing Recommendations (FILE)
  • Responses to Information Requests (FILE)
  • 2021 City Event Schedule (FILE)
  • Recreation Program Follow-Up Survey (FILE)

May 13, 2021 Updates

  • Example Grant Application (FILE)
  • Commissions Applications (FILE)

June 1, 2021 Updates

  • Example DEI Commission (LINK)