Statement Regarding the Monitor Filing the Equipment and Resource Plan

Monday, December 19, 2016

“The City appreciates the Monitor team’s acknowledgment and recognition of the commendable work and progress made by the City to ensure that the Cleveland Division of Police is properly equipped and manned. The City remains committed to the reforms established with the Settlement Agreement to include providing for a modern, efficient, well equipped, and trained Division of Police. As the Monitor’s report states, the City is currently engaged in multiple projects that are outlined in its Equipment and Resource Plan to accomplish that goal. The City will continue our due diligence and good faith in the process moving forward.”

- Greg White, City of Cleveland Consent Decree Implementation Coordinator

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