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File #: 23-185    Version: 1 Name: Adoption of Ordinance Adding Subchapter of 3.04.400
Type: Minute Order Status: Action Item
File created: 9/6/2022 In control: City Council Meeting Agenda
On agenda: 9/12/2022 Final action:
Title: CC - ACTION ITEM: Adoption of an Ordinance Adding Subchapter 3.04.400 to Chapter 3.04 of the Culver City Municipal Code, Governing the Use of Military Equipment by the Culver City Police Department and Approving the Military Equipment Use Policy Pursuant to Assembly Bill 481.
Code sections: Title 3 - ADMINISTRATION
Attachments: 1. 2022-09-12 ATT_1_Proposed Ordinance_ PD Military Equipment.pdf
Related files: 22-891
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CC - ACTION ITEM: Adoption of an Ordinance Adding Subchapter 3.04.400 to Chapter 3.04 of the Culver City Municipal Code, Governing the Use of Military Equipment by the Culver City Police Department and Approving the Military Equipment Use Policy Pursuant to Assembly Bill 481.

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Meeting Date: September 12, 2022

Contact Person/Dept.: Assistant Chief Jason Sims/Police

Phone Number: (310) 253-6391

Fiscal Impact: Yes [] No [X] General Fund: Yes [] No [X]

Attachments: Yes [X] No []

Commission Action Required: Yes [] No [X]

Public Notification: (E-Mail) Meetings and Agendas - City Council (09/07/2022)

Department Approval: Manuel Cid, Police Chief (09/07/2022)
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RECOMMENDATION

Staff recommends the City Council adopt an Ordinance adding Subchapter 3.04.400 to Chapter 3.04 of the Culver City Municipal Code (CCMC), governing the use of Military Equipment by the Culver City Police Department and approving the Military Equipment Use Policy pursuant to Assembly Bill 481 (Attachment 1).


BACKGROUND/DISCUSSION

At its meeting of August 22, 2022, by a vote of 3-2, the City Council introduced a proposed Ordinance adding Subchapter 3.04.400 to Chapter 3.04 of the CCMC, governing the use of Military Equipment by the Culver City Police Department and approving the Military Equipment Use Policy pursuant to Assembly Bill 481.

The Ordinance is now being presented for adoption.

Once the Ordinance is adopted, the department is required to produce an annual military equipment report that shall include the following information:

(1) A summary of how the military equipment was used and the purpose of its use.

(2) A summary of any complaints or concerns received concerning the military equipment.

(3) The results of any internal audits, any information about violations of the military equipment use policy, and any actions taken in response.

(4) The total annua...

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