June 14, 2021

Formal complaint: Impartial attitude and courtesy

Complainant alleges that, after his grandson was shot, APD officers refused to respond to the scene and an APD sergeant has not provided the complainant with any further information. OPO recommends this complaint receive a B classification.

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NOTICE OF FORMAL COMPLAINT The City of Austin is committed to compliance with the American Disabilities Act. Reasonable modifications and equal access to communications will be provided upon request. ICMS #: 2021-0630 June 14, 2021 Complaint: Complainant, walked in to the OPO and filed a complaint. Complainant alleges that his grandson , was "shot at" on . The complainant would not provide a time/location as he insisted, he had spoken to Sgt at a substation and he has the particulars. Complainant alleges that APD told his grandson’s mother that they could not come to the location of the shooting as they were too busy. Complainant’s main concerns is that "nothing has been done about this" and that APD refused to respond to the scene and that Sgt. has not given him any additional information. This notice of formal complaint is a request for Internal Affairs to initiate an investigation to determine if the employee conduct is within compliance of APD policy, Civil Service Rules, and Municipal Civil Service Rules. Recommended Administrative Policies to Review (to include but not limited to): 301.2 IMPARTIAL ATTITUDE AND COURTESY Employees shall provide equal and fair protection of all rights under local, state, and federal law for all members of the community. Law enforcement will be conducted in an impartial and equitable manner. Recommended Classification: The OPO is permitted to make a preliminary recommendation on the classification of administrative cases. The OPO recommends this complaint receive a B classification.

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