Under the terms of theCity of Baltimore Consent Decree, an Independent Monitor will be appointed by the Court in order to assist the Court in determining when the terms of the Consent Decree have been implemented. The Monitor team will include individuals with expertise in policing, civil rights, monitoring, data analysis, project management, and related areas, as well as local experience and expertise with the diverse communities of Baltimore. The Monitor is charged to assess and report on whether the requirements of the Consent Decree have been implemented and to actively provide Technical Assistance to the City and the BPD in order to achieve compliance.
Applications for the role of Independent Monitor were received from 26 applicant teams.
The City of Baltimore, Baltimore Police Department, and the Department of Justice have selected teams to interview for the position of Independent Monitor of the Consent Decree.
The City, BPD and DOJ have jointly selected six applicant teams to interview for the role of Independent Monitor (in alphabetical order):
Power Consulting Group
After interviews conclude, the Parties will identify finalist teams. The finalists will be invited to two 4public forums where they will respond to questions and concerns from the Baltimore community.
The finalists will be posted on the following websites by August 8: