City of Pasadena Releases Independent Review of Officer-Involved Shooting of Anthony McClain

PASADENA, Calif.—The Office of Independent Review (OIR) has concluded its review of the officer-involved shooting of Anthony McClain in August 2020. A complete and unredacted copy of the OIR report is available on the City of Pasadena website. Pasadena Police Chief Eugene Harris also provided a memorandum concurring with most of the 27 recommendations provided in the report. The proposed recommendations have been in place either pre-incident, post-incident, post-initial review, or will be implemented in the near future. Pasadena police... continue reading »"City of Pasadena Releases Independent Review of Officer-Involved Shooting of Anthony McClain"

Mayor's Statement Regarding October 23 Events

From Mayor Terry Tornek: On the evening of Friday, October 23, a group of demonstrators came to my home to present demands related to the officer-involved shooting death of Anthony McClain. I went out to talk with them at the sidewalk and to respond to their demands, but was immediately shouted down. References made to important police oversight reforms were dismissed, so I returned to my home. What followed was not a vigil for Mr. McClain, but a loud effort... continue reading »"Mayor's Statement Regarding October 23 Events"