Mayor Emanuel Names COPA Chief Administrator Search Committee
Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced the members of the Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA) Chief Administrator search committee, which will include Jeffrey Cramer. The 20-member committee, consisting of advocacy leaders, members of the COPA Advisory Council, faith leaders, academics, and attorneys, will conduct a local and national search to find the next permanent COPA Chief Administrator. The Mayor’s selection will be from a list of names that the search committee submits. The final selection will be subject to the approval by City Council, as dictated in the Police Accountability ordinance.