eComments During Meetings: When available, click here to submit eComments during a live meeting | Attendees must register here to attend all virtual meetings.

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Bookmark and Share
File #: 24-299    Version: 1 Name: AB481 Military Equipment Annual Report
Type: Minute Order Status: Action Item
File created: 9/19/2023 In control: City Council Meeting Agenda
On agenda: 10/9/2023 Final action:
Title: CC - ACTION ITEM: (1) Review and Approval of the 2022-2023 Culver City Police Department Military Equipment Annual Report Pursuant to Government Code Section 7071(e)(2); (2) Review and Renewal of (i.e., Continuation of) Ordinance No 2022-005, Codified as Subchapter 3.04.400 of the Culver City Municipal Code, Governing the Use of Military Equipment by the Culver City Police Department, Pursuant to Government Code Section 7071(e)(1); and (3) Direction to the Police Chief as Deemed Appropriate.
Indexes: Chapter 3 - Adminstration
Code sections: Title 3 - ADMINISTRATION
Attachments: 1. 2023-10-09_ATT1_ CCPD Military Equipment Policy.pdf, 2. 2023-10-09_ATT2_Ordinance 2022-005 Military Equipment.pdf, 3. 2023-10-09_ATT3_CCPD Military Equipment Annual report.pdf
Related files: 23-109, 22-891, 23-185
title
CC - ACTION ITEM: (1) Review and Approval of the 2022-2023 Culver City Police Department Military Equipment Annual Report Pursuant to Government Code Section 7071(e)(2); (2) Review and Renewal of (i.e., Continuation of) Ordinance No 2022-005, Codified as Subchapter 3.04.400 of the Culver City Municipal Code, Governing the Use of Military Equipment by the Culver City Police Department, Pursuant to Government Code Section 7071(e)(1); and (3) Direction to the Police Chief as Deemed Appropriate.
body
Meeting Date: October 9, 2023

Contact Person/Dept: Assistant Police Chief Troy Dunlap/Police Department

Phone Number: (310) 253-6396

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

Public Hearing: [] Action Item: [X] Attachments: [X]

Commission Action Required: Yes [] No [X]

Public Notification: (E-Mail) Meetings and Agendas - City Council (10/03/2023); (Posted) Police Department Website (08/28/2023)

Department Approval: Jason Sims, Chief of Police (09/19/2023)


RECOMMENDATION

Staff recommends the City Council (1) review and approve the Culver City Police Department Military Equipment Annual Report (2022 - 2023) pursuant to Government Code Section 7071(e)(2); (2) review and approve the renewal of (i.e., continuation of) Ordinance No 2022-005, codified as Chapter 3.04 of the Culver City Municipal Code (CCMC), governing the Use of Military Equipment by the Culver City Police Department; and (3) provide other direction to the Chief of Police as deemed appropriate.


BACKGROUND

On September 30, 2021, Governor Newsom signed into law Assembly Bill 481 (AB 481 or the Bill), codified as Government Code sections 7070 through 7075. AB 481 requires a law enforcement agency (LEA) to obtain approval from the applicable governing body, via adoption of a "military equipment" use policy (the Policy) by ordinance (the Ordinance), prior to the LEA funding, acquiring, or using equipment deemed military equipment ...

Click here for full text