Public Safety Civilian Oversight Board

MEMBERS: 15 (9 voting, 6 non-voting)

TERM:  4 years

AUTHORIZING LEGISLATION: Athens-Clarke County Code of Ordinances § 3-18

MEETING INFORMATION: 

  • Regular meetings: Fourth Wednesday of each month at 5:30 PM, City Hall Room 103
  • Special meetings: determined at the time of call

AGENDAS / MINUTES:

MAJOR DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Athens-Clarke County Public Safety Civilian Oversight Board is hereby established to provide a permanent citizen’s oversight board in Athens-Clarke County.

MEMBERSTERM EXPIRESEMAIL
Commissioner Dexter FisherCommission Representativedexter.fisher@accgov.com
Cassie Evans05-31-2025cassie.evans@accgov.com
Sarah Halstead05-31-2025sarah.halstead@accgov.com
Devante Jones05-31-2025devante.jones@accgov.com
Kiana Sims05-31-2025kiana.sims@accgov.com
Felix Bell05-31-2026felix.bell@accgov.com
Jocelyn Crumpton05-31-2026jocelyn.crumpton@accgov.com
Algernon Acey05-31-2026algernon.acey@accgov.com
Lane Pratt05-31-2026lane.pratt@accgov.com
Pamela Orpinas05-31-2026pamela.orpinas@accgov.com


SIX (6) NON-VOTING EX-OFFICIO MEMBERS

The Athens-Clarke County Attorney, or their designee.
The Chief of Police of the Athens-Clarke County Police Department or their designee.
The Sheriff of the Clarke County sheriff's Office, or their designee.
The Warden of the Corrections Department, or their designee.
Commissioner Dexter Fisher, appointed by the Mayor.
The Chief Probation Officer, or their designee.

METHOD OF APPOINTMENT

Mayor and Commission

CONTACT

Gavin Hassemer, Internal Auditor
706-613-3012

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