San Francisco Citizen Complaints, Office of (Police Only)

Category : Program or Division

Address : 25 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 700, San Francisco, CA 94102
Telephone: 415 597-7711

The mission of the Department of Police Accountability is to promptly, fairly and impartially investigate complaints against San Francisco police officers, make policy recommendations regarding police practices and conduct periodic audits of the San Francisco Police Department.
The Department of Police Accountability was originally the Office of Citizen Complaints which was created as a separate city department by an amendment to the San Francisco City Charter (section 4.127) in 1982 and placed under the direct supervision of the Police Commission.