REPORTS & RESOURCES

Status Hearings

Order Rescheduling Status Hearing to December 17, 2018

Because of the National Day of Mourning and the closing of the Thomas F. Eagleton Courthouse, the public hearing previously scheduled for Wednesday,
December 5, 2018 is rescheduled for Monday, December 17, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. in Courtroom 14-South. The same procedures as established before will apply and
members of the public who wish to speak should arrive to sign up between [12:30 and 12:50 a.m.] on the day of the hearing; members of the public who wish to
submit written statements should do so no later than Wednesday, December 12, 2018.

Order Setting Status Conference – Filed October 11, 2018

Order setting quarterly status hearing on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. in Courtroom 14-South. Any members of the public who wish to speak at the December 5, 2018 hearing may do so by appearing at Courtroom 14-South between 10:30 a.m. and 10:50 a.m. on the day of the hearing to register

Order Setting Status Conference – Filed August 10, 2018

It is hereby ordered that there will be a status hearing on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. in Courtroom 14-South to provide the parties and the Monitor to update the Court on status of implementation of the Consent Decree.

Order Setting Status Conference – Filed February 2, 2018

It is hereby ordered that there will be a status hearing on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. in Courtroom 14-South to provide the parties and the Monitor to update the Court on status of implementation of the Consent Decree.
It is further ordered that a quarterly status hearing will be held on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. in Courtroom 14-South.

Order Setting Status Conference – Filed October 16, 2017

It is hereby ordered that there will be a status hearing on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. in Courtroom 14-South to provide the parties and the Monitor to update the Court on status of implementation of the Consent Decree.

Order Setting Status Conference – Filed August 11, 2017

It is hereby ordered that there will be a status hearing on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. in Courtroom 14-South to provide the parties and the Monitor to update the Court on status of implementation of the Consent Decree.

Order re Status Hearing – Filed March 14, 2017

This case is set for a status hearing on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. in Courtroom 14-South. The purpose of the status hearing is to provide the parties and the Monitor with an opportunity to update the court on the status of the implementation of the Consent Decree.

Order Setting Status Hearing – Filed February 10, 2017

IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that this matter is set for a status hearing on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. in Courtroom 14-South to provide the
parties and the Monitor with an opportunity to update the Court on the status of implementation of the Consent Decree.

Order Setting Status Hearing – Filed October 19, 2016

IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that this matter is set for a status hearing on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. in Courtroom 14-South to provide the
parties and the Monitor with an opportunity to update the Court on the status of implementation of the Consent Decree.

Transcripts

Transcript of Status Conference – September 18, 2018

Transcript of court proceeding held September 18, 2018

Transcript of Status Conference –March 6, 2018

Court Proceedings March 6 2018 Transcript

Transcript of Status Conference – December 12 2017

Court Proceedings December 12, 2017 Transcript

Transcript of Status Conference – September 19 2017

Court Proceedings September 19, 2017 Transcript

Transcript of Status Conference – June 22, 2017

Court Proceedings June 22, 2017 Transcript

Transcript of Status Conference – March 22, 2017

Court Proceedings March 22, 2017 Transcript

Transcript of Status Conference – December 06, 2016

Court Proceedings December 06, 2016 Transcript

Transcript of Status Conference – September 7, 2016

Court Proceedings September 7, 2016 Transcript

Transcript of Motion Hearing – April 19, 2016

Court Proceedings Motion Hearing – April 19, 2016 Transcript

Key Documents

Order Modifying Consent Decree (06.21.18)

Memorandum in Support of Joint Motion to Modify Paragraphs 80, 81(a), 115 and 341 of Consent Decree (06.18.18)

MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF JOINT MOTION TO MODIFY PARAGRAPHS 80, 81(a), 115, AND 341 OF THE CONSENT DECREE
The United States of America and the City of Ferguson (“Parties”) jointly file this Memorandum in Support of their Motion to Modify Paragraphs 80, 81(a), 115, and 341 of the Consent Decree filed in this case. As set forth below, modification of these four provisions is appropriate because the modifications agreed to by the Parties are consistent with the intent and purpose of the original provisions, and will provide greater clarity to Ferguson Police Department (FPD) officers as they carry out their duties. The Parties have consulted with the lead Monitor, who supports the proposed modifications.

Joint Motion to Modify Paragraphs 80, 81(a), 115, and 341 of Consent Decree (06.18.18)

JOINT MOTION TO MODIFY PARAGRAPHS 80, 81(a), 115, AND 341 OF THE CONSENT DECREE
The United States and the City of Ferguson (“Parties”) jointly file this Motion to Modify Paragraphs 80, 81(a), 115, and 341 of the Consent Decree filed in this case. For the reasons set forth in the accompanying Memorandum in Support of this Motion, the Parties respectfully request that the Court grant this Motion and approve the modifications contained therein.
Case: 4:16-cv-00180-CDP Doc. #: 86 Filed: 06/18/18 Page: 1 of 3 PageID #: 1471

01.02.18 Order Approving Natashia Tidwell as Lead Consent Decree Monitor

Court approval of Natashia Tidwell of Hogan Lovells US LLP as Lead Consent Decree Monitor effective December 12, 2017

Order Approving Monitor – July 22, 2016

After careful review, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the joint motion for approval of monitor
selection [47] is granted

Consent Decree – April 19, 2016

The United States of America and the City of Ferguson (collectively, “the Parties”) enter into this Consent Decree (“Agreement”) with the shared recognition that the ability of a police department to protect the community it serves is only as strong as the relationship it has with that community.

The provisions of this Agreement are meant to ensure the protection of the constitutional and other legal rights of all members of the community, improve Ferguson’s ability to effectively prevent crime, enhance both officer and public safety, and increase public confidence in the Ferguson Police Department (FPD).

Investigation of the Ferguson Police Department – United States Department of Justice Civil Rights Division – March 4, 2015

The Civil Rights Division of the United States Department of Justice opened its investigation of the Ferguson Police Department (“FPD”) on September 4, 2014. This investigation was initiated under the pattern-or-practice provision of the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994, 42 U.S.C. § 14141, the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968, 42 U.S.C. § 3789d (“Safe Streets Act”), and Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 42 U.S.C. § 2000d (“Title VI”).

Semi Annual Reports

Fall 2018 Status Report

Pursuant to paragraph 438 of the Consent Decree entered into between the United States Department of Justice (“DOJ”) and the City of Ferguson, Missouri (the “City”) (together, the “Parties”), the Independent Monitor (the “Monitor” or the “Monitoring Team”) submits this Fall 2018 Semiannual Report, which covers the reporting period of April 1, 2018 through September 30, 2018.

Appendices to Fall 2018 Status Report

Implementation of Consent Decree
Stated Goals: October 2018 – March 2019

Spring 2018 Status Report and Appendices

Independent Monitor Spring 2018 Semi Annual Report

Summary of 3.30.18 Monitor Reports

This document provides a short summary of the Monitor’s spring 2018 status report. Notably, the report does not discuss all areas of the Consent Decree. Rather, it discusses six priority areas identified by the City of Ferguson and the United States Department of Justice (collectively referred to as the “Parties”) as well as other specific areas of the Consent Decree on which progress toward compliance has been made.