Report 2015-129 Recommendation 16 Responses

Report 2015-129: King City Police Department: Strengthening Management Practices Would Help Its Efforts to Prevent Officer Misconduct and to Regain the Public's Trust (Release Date: July 2016)

Recommendation #16 To: King City

To ensure that it is appropriately maintaining custody of evidence items and complying with POST recommendations, the Department should perform its monthly evidence inspections per its policy.

60-Day Agency Response

Inspections are conducted on a monthly basis and a log is maintained.

  • Completion Date: July 2016
  • Response Date: December 2016

California State Auditor's Assessment of 60-Day Status: Fully Implemented

The Department provided its evidence room log, which showed that for each month since July 2016, either the captain or commander had conducted an inspection of the evidence room.

All Recommendations in 2015-129

Agency responses received are posted verbatim.