Tag Archives: City Council

ACLU Statement on San Diego City Council’s Decision to Sign On to Amicus Brief Against Trump Lawsuit

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 15, 2018 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes [email protected] (619) 501-3408 SAN DIEGO – Today, the San Diego City Council voted to join the County of Santa Clara in an amicus brief opposing the Trump administration’s lawsuit against California’s…

The Search For The Next Chief of Police

The ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties strongly supports robust civic engagement in decision-making about the next Chief of the San Diego Police Department.   For this reason, we are pleased to see that the Mayor’s May revised budget for…

ACLU Criticizes City Council’s ‘Inexcusable Failure’ to Adopt Recommendations Addressing Biased Policing In Independent Study of SDPD Data

ACLU Statement by Norma Chavez-Peterson Executive Director ACLU of San Diego and Imperial Counties: The majority of the San Diego City Council demonstrated an inexcusable failure in leadership yesterday in their decision to accept the 2-year independent study of police…