Civilian Review Board


Board Information

Name Civilian Review Board
Function The Civilian Review Board of Baltimore City is an independent agency in the city through which members of the public can issue a complaint against officers of various law enforcement units. The Civilian Review Board takes complaints that allege the use of excessive force, abusive language, harassment, false arrest, and false imprisonment. The law enforcement units that the Civilian Review Board handles complaints for are: the Baltimore City Police Department, the Baltimore City School Police, the Baltimore City Sheriff's Office, the Baltimore Environmental Police, the Police Force of the Baltimore City Community College, and the Police Force of Morgan State. The Civilian Review Board also reviews Police Department Procedures and makes recommendations to the Commissioner.
Composition Civilian Review Board
City Council Approval Yes
Legal Authority Maryland Code of Public Local Laws - Public Local Laws of Baltimore City Article 4 § 16-40
Liason/Executive Director Name Darnell E. Ingram, Esq.
Liason/Executive Director Phone 410-396-3141
Liason/Executive Director Email



Position Member Name Term Started Term Expires Appointed By
Chair Bridal Edward Pearson June 1, 2017 September 30, 2019 Mayor
Member George Oliver Buntin November 1, 2018 September 30, 2018 Mayor
Member Melvin Robert Currie June 1, 2017 September 30, 2020 Mayor
Member Ebony Shanette Harvin November 1, 2018 September 30, 2020 Mayor
Member Frederick Jonathan Jackson June 1, 2017 September 30, 2019 Mayor
Member Marcus Dennis Nole November 1, 2018 September 30, 2018 Mayor
Member Leslie Jo Parker Blyther June 1, 2017 September 30, 2020 Mayor
Member Betty Garman Robinson November 1, 2018 September 30, 2018 Mayor
Member n/a     Mayor
NonVoting Member David n/a Cali n/a n/a Police Commissioner
NonVoting Member Amy n/a Cruice n/a n/a ACLU
NonVoting Member Lisa n/a Robinson n/a n/a Vanguard Justince Society
NonVoting Member N/A N/A N/A n/a n/a Fraternal Order of Police
NonVoting Member N/A n/a N/A n/a n/a NAACP Baltimore City