Seattle City Councilmember Bruce Harrell

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Oct 31 2014

Council to Host ‘Privacy Initiative’ Discussion

Media Advisory issued 11/03/2014:

Council to Host ‘Privacy Initiative’ Discussion

SEATTLE – Councilmember Bruce Harrell and Councilmember Mike O’Brien will host a discussion with Executive staff on the creation of a citywide Privacy Initiative this Monday. The initiative is intended to establish the City’s privacy practices and provide the public with greater transparency into the City’s data collection, use and retention practices.

The discussion will occur during Council’s regular Monday morning Briefings meeting and the conversation is expected to start approximately 9:30 a.m.

WHAT: Council Briefings meeting re: Seattle Privacy Initiative

WHEN: Monday, November 3, 9:30 a.m.

WHERE: Council Chambers, 2nd floor
Seattle City Hall, 600 Fourth Avenue, Seattle 98104

WHO: Councilmembers
Representatives from Seattle Police Department
Representatives from Office of Policy & Innovation
Representatives from Seattle Department of Information Technology

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Oct 03 2014

Councilmember Harrell to host Chief O’Toole for First SPD Report

Media Advisory issued 10/03/2014:

Councilmember Harrell to host Chief O’Toole for First SPD Report

SEATTLE – Councilmember Bruce Harrell, chair of the Council’s Public Safety, Civil Rights and Technology Committee, will host the Seattle Police Department (SPD) at Monday morning’s Council Briefings meeting to receive Chief O’Toole’s first quarterly report to Council and to review the bias crime report from the first half of 2014.

SPD provides quarterly progress reports to Council, but this Monday’s meeting will be Chief O’Toole’s first report since taking command in Seattle. The bias crimes briefing comes in response to Council’s request to receive updates about bias crime incidents in the city and how SPD responds to those crimes.

The discussion will occur during Council’s regular Monday morning Briefings meeting and the conversation is expected to start approximately 9:30 a.m.

WHAT: Council Briefings meeting re: Quarterly SPD Progress Report; Bias Crimes in Seattle

WHEN: Monday, October 6, 9:30 a.m.

WHERE: Council Chambers, 2nd floor
Seattle City Hall, 600 Fourth Avenue, Seattle 98104

WHO: Councilmembers
Chief Kathleen O’Toole, Seattle Police Department
Representatives from Seattle Police Department

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