Actions taken by Mayor Greg Fischer and others

 


Request: Terminate Officer Brett Hankison 

ACTION: Chief Schroeder terminated  Louisville Metro Police Officer Brett Hankison

 

Request: Duty to intervene policy

ACTION: Chief Schroeder implemented a policy change regarding an officer’s duty to intervene in the event he or she sees a fellow officer using excessive force

 

Request: Independent investigation into Breonna Taylor’s death

ACTION: AG, FBI and DOJ reviewing investigation, FBI and DOJ conducting investigations

 

Request: New leadership at LMPD

ACTION: Chief Conrad relieved of his duties, national search for permanent chief launched and public input sought through survey, which can be taken here or by calling (502) 528-3543

 

Request: End no-knock warrants

ACTION: Mayor suspended no-knock warrants and signed Breonna's Law to formally ban their use

 

Request: Release the 911 call

ACTION: 911 and all other calls released

 

Request: Establish a Civilian Review Board with subpoena power

ACTION: Workgroup established to recommend the best model for strong independent review board with subpoena power

 

Request: Drop charges against Kenneth Walker

ACTION: Charges dropped by Commonwealth Attorney

 

Request: Require body camera usage for execution of search warrants

ACTION: Under Breonna's Law, body cameras required in execution of search warrants, formalizing a new policy

 

Request: Release personnel files on officers

ACTION: Personnel files of officers released less than 24 hours after incident

 

Request: Review of LMPD

ACTION: Chicago-based consulting firm Hillard Heintze, a Jensen Hughes company, is performing a comprehensive, top-to-bottom review of LMPD.

 

Request: Review use of tear gas

ACTION: If tear gas must be used, the LMPD Chief or designee must now sign off on the action

 

Request: Broader investigation of sexual assault allegations against Officer Brett Hankison

ACTION: On-going Public Integrity Unit now joined under the auspices of the Kentucky Public Corruption/Civil Rights Task Force

 

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