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  • Police Oversight Board Proposed, Times Union, April 27, 2000
  • Albany Law at Heart of Police Oversight Plan, Times Union, April 28, 2000
  • Review Board Plan Under Fire, Times Union, April 29, 2000
  • Police Review Progress, Times Union, April 30, 2000
  • A Plan Both Inspired and Inspiring, Times Union, May 1, 2000
  • Meet the New Board - Same as the Old Board, Metroland, May 4-10, 2000
  • Improve Police Review, The Schenectady Sunday Gazette, May 7, 2000
  • Advocacy Leader Critical of Police Review Plan, Times Union, May 9, 2000
  • Critics Fault Plan for Cops' Review, Times Union, May 25, 2000
  • Public Input Needed on Police Review Board, Times Union , May 27, 2000
  • Police-Review Proposals are About to Proliferate, Times Union, June 1, 2000
  • Police Civilian Review Board Involves City Contract, Times Union, June 5, 2000
  • Critics Fault Police Oversight Plan, Times Union, June 6, 2000
  • Put Police Review Board members Above Politics, Times Union, June 7, 2000
  • How to Police Police, Times Union, June 11,2000
  • Jennings Backs Board Observer, Times Union, June 16, 2000
  • Clergy Call for Powerful Review Board, Times Union, June 20, 2000
  • Public Speaks Out on Review Board, Times Union, June 21, 2000
  • Albany Proposal for Police Panel has No Teeth, NAACP Leader Says, The Schenectady Daily Gazette, June 21, 2000
  • Review Board Role Assessed, Times Union, June 23, 2000
  • Albany Law Should Stay, Times Union, June 26, 2000
  • Safety Panel Undecided on Board's Inquiry Role, Times Union, June 27, 2000
  • Albany Crafting Police Review Board, The Schenectady Daily Gazette, June 27, 2000
  • Police Monitor Gains Approval, Times Union, June 29, 2000
  • Proposed Civilian Police Board Opposed, The Journal News, June 29, 2000
  • Profiles in Harassment, Metroland, June 29-July 5, 2000
  • Albany Law Will Play Role on Board, Times Union, June 30, 2000
  • Monitoring Albany Police, Times Union, July 5, 2000
  • Civilian Police Review Board Plan Placed before Council, Times Union, July 7, 2000
  • A Better Plan for Police, Times Union, July 9, 2000
  • Final Proposal for Police Review, Times Union, July 16, 2000
  • Police Review Board Proposal is Right for Albany, Times Union, July 16, 2000
  • Yes on the Police Board, Times Union, July 17, 2000
  • Albany OKs Police Watchdog, Times Union, July 18, 2000
  • Police Union Holds to Suit Threat, Times Union, July 19, 2000
  • Give Police Panel a Chance, Times Union, July 19, 2000
  • Civilian Review Board for the Albany Police Department Proposals and League's Position, LWV of Albany County, Midsummer 2000
  • Albany Seeks Nominees for Police Review Board, Times Union, August 13, 2000
  • Review Board Can Only Help Albany, Times Union, August 13, 2000
  • Minorities Sought for Police Board, Times Union, August 22, 2000
  • Police Board Needs You, Times Union, August 27, 2000
  • Getting on Board, Metroland, August 24-30, 2000
  • Nearly 100 Applicants Ready for Police Panel, Times Union, September 9, 2000
  • Review Board Interviews on Tap, Times Union, September 21, 2000
  • Mayor, Council Pick 9 for Board, Times Union, October 25, 2000
  • Activists See Age Gap on Police Review Board, Times Union, October 26, 2000
  • A Promising Police Panel, Times Union, October 26, 2000
  • Police Review Plan Seen as Model, Times Union, October 28, 2000
  • Police Review Expert Encourages City Panel, The Schenectady Daily Gazette, November 11, 2000
  • Police Union Takes Half Step Against Review Board, Times Union, November 18, 2000
  • Review Board Positions Available, Times Union, November 30, 2000
  • Police Board Starts Developing Bylaws, Times Union, December 1, 2000
  • A Police Roadblock, Times Union, December 2, 2000
  • Mayor Open to Citizens' Input, Times Union, December 17, 2000
  • Police Board Bylaws Offered, Times Union, January 12, 2001
  • Sch'dy Panel to Devise Review Board, The Schenectady Daily Gazette, February 7, 200
  • City Councilman Announces Police Review Board Task Force, The Schenectady Daily Gazette, February 7, 2001
  • Schenectady Needs to Create an Effective Citizen Police Review Board, The Schenectady Daily Gazette, February 18, 2001
  • Group Aims for a Better Process, Times Union, February 20, 2001
  • An Update on the Citizen's Review Board, LWV of Albany County, March 2001
  • Criticism Hounds Police Oversight, Democrat and Chronicle, March 11, 2001
  • Citizens' Police Review Board Aims to Adopt Bylaws, Times Union, March 24, 2001
  • Police Review Board Approves Bylaws, The Schenectady Daily Gazette, April 3, 2001
  • Review Board Study Ahead, Times Union, April 10, 2001
  • Two Cities, Two Tracks, The Schenectady Sunday Gazette, April 15, 2001
  • Civilian Review Board Resisted, The Schenectady Daily Gazette, April 15, 2001
  • Police Review Task Force Seeks Help, The Schenectady Daily Gazette, May 1, 2001
  • Albany Police Review Board Update, The Advocate, Spring 2001
  • Police Review Board Ready to Monitor Cases, Times Union, May 12, 2001
  • Police Say Report Supports Stop, Times Union, May 23, 2001
  • Investigate in Albany, Times Union, May 25, 2001
  • 6 Cop Cars, Jeep, Many Questions, Times Union, May 25, 2001
  • Police Review Boards Set to Meet in Albany, The Schenectady Daily Gazette, June 5, 2001
  • Police to Collect Race Data in Stops, Times Union, June 8, 2001
  • Police Review Group Inches Forward, The Schenectady Daily Gazette, June 18, 2001
  • Police Review Board Hears Its First Cases, Times Union, July 18, 2001
  • Mayor Backs Public Review of Police Complaints, Times Union, September 11, 2001
  • Police Review Board Off to a Good Start, Times Union, November 19, 2001
  • Police Review Secrecy Debated, Times Union, November 21, 2001
  • Open Police Review Suggested, The Schenectady Daily Gazette, November 21, 2001
  • Public Police Forum Eyed,Times Union, November 29, 2001
  • Openness on Police Review Board Urged, Times Union, January 8, 2002
  • Most Citizens Pleased with Cops, Times Union, January 10, 2002
  • Police Review Panel Looks Back and Ahead,Times Union, March 15, 2002
  • Greater Role Urged for Police Review Board, Times Union, May 7, 2002
  • Albany Police Review Panel Scores Well in Two Reports, The Schenectady Daily Gazette, May 7, 2002
  • Police Review Panel Has Already Accomplished Much, Times Union, May 12, 2002
  • Police Under Review, Times Union, May 12, 2002
  • Civil Liberties Union Releases Report on Police, The Legislative Gazette, May 13, 2002
  • After Further Review, Metroland, May 9-15, 2002
  • Police Review Board Praised as Right Step, Times Union, May 29, 2002
  • City of Albany Citizen's Police Review Board, LWV of Albany County, October 2002
  • A Need for Review, Times Union, December 29, 2002
  • Citizens Board Sides with Cops in Nearly All Cases, Times Union, July 18, 2003
  • Mayor Defends Review Board, Times Union, July 19, 2003
  • Watching the Police Board, Times Union, August, 4, 2003
  • Enhance Power of Albany's Police Review Board, Times Union, August 12, 2003
  • Call for External Probe of Shooting, Times Union, January 5, 2004
  • After the Shooting, Times Union, January 11, 2004
  • Death and Disbelief, Metroland, January 8-14, 2004
  • Civilian Board to Probe Shooting, Times Union, January 13, 2004
  • Stronger Police Board Pledged, Times Union, February 4, 2004
  • Albany Police Review Panel Hears Calls for More Authority, The Schenectady Daily Gazette, February 4, 2004
  • A Real Review Board, Times Union, February 5, 2004
  • Answers Please, Metroland, February 5, 2004
  • As Incidents Mount, Police Morale Slides, Times Union, February 9, 2004
  • Citizen Panel Gets Response by Police, The Schenectady Daily Gazette, February 10, 2004
  • Oversight Board Gains Access to Cop Policies, Times Union, February 10, 2004
  • Albany Police Officials Face Sharp Questioning, The Schenectady Daily Gazette, February 12, 2004
  • Police Response Issues Raised, Times Union, February 12, 2004
  • A Little Respect, Metroland, February 12, 2004
  • Commander You're Fired, Metroland, February 12, 2004
  • Policing the Police, Times Union, February 22, 2004
  • Albany Police Chief Quitting Post, Times Union, March 5, 2004
  • Board Stresses Manners Matter, Times Union, March 10, 2004
  • Council Outlines Police Issues, Times Union, March 11, 2004
  • Outside Review Halted, Times Union, April 13, 2004
  • Reviewing Police Review Board, Times Union, April 25, 2004
  • Here's Your Outcry, Metroland, April 29, 2005
  • Panel Chief Leaving in Frustration, Times Union, May 25, 2004
  • Police Review Panel Needs More Power, Times Union, June 7, 2004
  • NAACP May Review Police, Press and Sun Bulletin, October 8, 2004
  • Who's Policing the Police, Metroland, May 5, 2005
  • The Candidates on the Record, Metroland, May 26, 2005
  • Could You Look Into This, Metroland, June 16, 2005
  • Give a Little Respect, Metroland, February 23, 2006
  • 'Glaring Holes' Found in Racial Profiling Case, Times Union, September 15, 2006
  • New Federal Suit Filed Against Albany Police, Times Union, November 1, 2006
  • Police Review Board Seeks Changes, Times Union, March 1, 2007
  • Panel Feared Losing Power, Times Union, March 5, 2007
  • Who's Complaining, Metroland, March 22, 2007
  • A Career Brimming With Firsts Winds Down, Times Union, April 20, 2007
  • Police Review Board Seeks Delay in Rule Change, Times Union, June 18, 2007
  • Second Thoughts, Times Union, June 24, 2007
  • Police ‘You fit the profile', Times Union, March 2, 2008
  • Outcry After Cop Abuse Claim, Times Union, March 5, 2008
  • Police Chief Vows Action on Complaints, The Daily Gazette, March 6, 2008
  • Strip Search Furor Grows, Times Union, March 6, 2008
  • The Police, and the Law, Times Union, March 7, 2008
  • Albany Police Accused Again, Times Union, March 11, 2008
  • Department of Dysfunction, Metroland, March 13, 2008
  • Complaint Filed, Metroland, March 26, 2008
  • Council Moves to Boost Police Panel, Times Union, April 1, 2008
  • Investigating the Police, Times Union, April 3, 2008
  • Albany Council Asks State Probe of Police, Times Union, April 3, 2008
  • Albany Police Probe Sought, Times Union, April 4, 2008
  • ACLU Backs Police Review Legislation in Albany, Times Union, April 21, 2008
  • Parolee Clouds Probe of Police, Times Union, April 27, 2008
  • Parolee to Cooperate in Search Case, Times Union, May 6, 2008
  • Police Board Rules Change, Times Union, June 17, 2008
  • Citizen Oversight Committee Attempts to Gain Insight from Similar Boards, Columbia Missourian, June 23, 2008
  • Exclusive: State Panel Finds No Evidence of Rights Abuses by Albany Police, Times Union, July 2, 2008
  • Panel Didn't Probe Albany Police Machine Gun Issue, Times Union, July 3, 2008
  • Albany Police Probe Ends on Positive Note, Times Union, July 3, 2008
  • Parolee May Contradict Woman's Story, Times Union, July 16, 2008
  • Prosecutors say Ravena Women Lied about Cavity Search, Times Union, July 30, 2008
  • Police Review Board Seeks 2 Members, Times Union, October 7, 2008
  • Troy Woman Drops Lawsuit Related to Cavity Search, Times Union, December 2, 2008
  • More Cases to Review Board, Times Union, February 3, 2009