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File #: 15-0250R    Version: 0 Name: Baltimore City Police Academy at Coppin State University
Type: City Council Resolution Status: Adopted
File created: 8/17/2015 In control: City Council
On agenda: Final action: 12/10/2015
Enactment #:
Title: Baltimore City Police Academy at Coppin State University FOR the purpose of requesting that the Baltimore City Police Department do a thorough evaluation of the cost and resource benefits of conducting all or parts of Police Academy training and Police Officer enhanced training at Coppin State University's Bishop L. Robinson Sr. Justice Institute to take advantage of Coppin State University's expertise and state of the art facilities, and calling on representatives from the Police Department and Coppin State University to appear before the Council to discuss a mutually beneficial partnership for police training.
Sponsors: Nick Mosby, President Young, James B. Kraft, Bill Henry, Sharon Green Middleton, Helen L. Holton, Eric T. Costello, Warren Branch, Carl Stokes, William "Pete" Welch, Mary Pat Clarke, Robert Curran, Edward Reisinger
Indexes: Baltimore City, Police Academy
Attachments: 1. 15-0250R~1st Reader, 2. Finance 15-0250R, 3. City Solicitor 15-0250R, 4. Police 15-0250R, 5. 15-0250R~2nd Reader
* WARNING: THIS IS AN UNOFFICIAL, INTRODUCTORY COPY OF THE BILL.
THE OFFICIAL COPY CONSIDERED BY THE CITY COUNCIL IS THE FIRST READER COPY.
INTRODUCTORY*

CITY OF BALTIMORE
COUNCIL BILL R
(Resolution)

Introduced by: Councilmember Mosby


A RESOLUTION ENTITLED

A COUNCIL RESOLUTION concerning
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Baltimore City Police Academy at Coppin State University
FOR the purpose of requesting that the Baltimore City Police Department do a thorough evaluation of the cost and resource benefits of conducting all or parts of Police Academy training and Police Officer enhanced training at Coppin State University's Bishop L. Robinson Sr. Justice Institute to take advantage of Coppin State University's expertise and state of the art facilities, and calling on representatives from the Police Department and Coppin State University to appear before the Council to discuss a mutually beneficial partnership for police training.
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City government must always be on the lookout for opportunities to improve services for our citizens and empower employees to better serve our community. Training and education for public servants can be an important and efficient way to meet these goals, as can partnerships with the many world-class institutions that call Baltimore home.

A recent proposal to partner with Coppin State University?s Bishop L. Robinson Sr. Justice Institute for police training could represent just such a golden opportunity to leverage resources already existing in Baltimore to give more training and tools to some of Baltimore?s most critical public servants, provide direct linkage to community policing opportunities, and provide t...

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