News and Media
Civilian Oversight Board news, announcements, and media coverage.
Mayor Slay Nominates New Member for City's Civilian Oversight Board
Mayor Slay has nominated Aaron Banks as the candidate for District Four, representing Wards 7, 8, 9, and 17, following Lawrence Johnson's resignation.
Press release | Office of the Mayor | 02/09/2017
Mayor Slay Nominates New Candidate to Serve on City's First Civilian Oversight Board
This Friday the Board of Aldermen will introduce Mayor Francis Slay's nomination.
Press release | Office of the Mayor | 12/02/2015
Mayor Slay Nominates Seven Candidates to Serve on City's First Civilian Oversight Board
This citizens board will be responsible for independently receiving and reviewing complaints about the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department
Press release | Office of the Mayor | 08/06/2015
Effective 6.5.2015: Bill Establishing Civilian Oversight Board
Board Bill208CS establishing a Civilian Oversight Board signed by Mayor Francis Slay becomes effective as law. Applications are now accepted.
Press release | Office of the Mayor | 06/05/2015
Mayor Slay Signs Civilian Oversight Board Legislation into Law
Mayor Francis Slay signed the legislation into law today in his office with Alderman Terry Kennedy.
News/Announcement | Office of the Mayor,Metropolitan St. Louis Police Department | 05/06/2015
Mayor Slay Issues Statement on Passage of Civilian Oversight Board Legislation
Mayor Francis Slay will sign the legislation into law during a bill signing ceremony on May 5, 2015.
Press release | Office of the Mayor,Metropolitan St. Louis Police Department | 04/21/2015
Watch the two-part video series from STL TV about filing a complaint with the Civilian Oversight Board, and how complaints are reviewed and investigated.