Board Bill Number 175 In Session 2021-2022

Police Districts


The proposed bill directs the Division of Police to increase the number of Police Districts from six to nine as shown on the map in Exhibit A to the bill. Each district will be required to have a primary office or headquarters. The bill directs the Police Commissioner to appropriate resources equally amongst the nine districts to the extent the Commissioner deems reasonable and appropriate in light of changing community and law enforcement needs. The bill requires the forgoing changes to be in place within one-hundred and eighty days following the effective date.


Latest Bill text:


Session: 2021-2022

Introduced: 01/28/2022

Primary Sponsors: John Collins-Muhammad

Latest Activity: Committee Assignment

Legislative History

Legislative activities and outcomes for this board bill. Learn more about what these activities mean.

  • 01/28/2022

    First Reading

    Bill text was introduced (1.21 MB PDF).

  • 01/28/2022

    Referred to a Committee

    The bill was assigned to the Public Safety Committee.

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