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Police Review Commission
Police Review Commission

Welcome to the Police Review Commission
An Independent Civilian Review Agency  

The PRC was created by Berkeley voters in 1973 to provide independent civilian oversight of the Berkeley Police Department. The PRC advises the City Council, Mayor, and City Manager on the policies, practices, and procedures of the BPD, and investigates complaints of police officer misconduct.

To reach the Berkeley Police Review Commission:

Call (510) 981-4950  or email

The Berkeley Police Review Commission (PRC) is an independent body appointed by the City Council. The PRC reviews Police Department policies, practices and procedures, and investigates citizen complaints against Police Department sworn personnel.

For additional information, see the PRC brochures (click below)
                                       * PRC General Brochure
                                       * Folleto con Informacion General
                                       * PRC Complaint Process
                                       * Proceso de Denuncia del PRC
If you are interested in becoming a Commissioner, click here for information and to download the application.

                                   Katherine J.  Lee - Police Review Commission Officer
                                                       Byron Norris - PRC Investigator
    Maritza Martinez - Administrative Support



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Police Review Commission, 1947 Center Street, 1st Floor, Berkeley, CA 94704
Questions or comments? Email: Phone: (510) 981-4950
(510) 981-CITY/2489 or 311 from any landline in Berkeley
TTY: (510) 981-6903