Policing & Community Engagement Committee

About the Committee

The purpose of the Policing and Community Engagement committee is to create and implement a community engagement plan regarding policing in Union City in response to the national and local events surrounding the death of George Floyd. Community involvement is a core component of this committee, and we are actively seeking Union City residents’ input on their issues, concerns, and recommendations for improvement. Scroll down to learn how to get involved with the committee.

The committee members include:

  • Vice Mayor Emily Duncan
  • Councilmember Pat Gacoscos
  • Chair Melissa Shuen-Mallory of the Human Relations Commission
  • Commissioner Michele Williams-Smith of the Human Relations Commission
  • Commissioner Jonathan Pettey of the Human Relations Commission

Further Reading

Press release announcing the establishment of a Policing and Community Engagement Committee

Read the Resolution Establishing a Policing and Community Engagement Committee

Meeting Agendas

6/25/2020 Meeting Agenda

07/09/2020 Meeting Agenda

Upcoming Meetings

Thursday, July 9, 2020; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Thursday, July 16, 2020; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Thursday, July 23, 2020; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Thursday, July 30, 2020; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

How to Attend Committee Meetings and Participate

To join on a web browser, follow the link:

https://primetime.bluejeans.com/a2m/live-event/gvqsegkb

To join on a mobile device:

a) Open this link : https://primetime.bluejeans.com/a2m/live-event/gvqsegkb
b) Download the app if you don’t have it already
c) Enter event ID to join : gvqsegkb

To join on a phone, dial +1(415) 466-7000 and enter the pin: 2408919#

You can also provide your input through our online form:

Click here to access the form.

Policing & Community Engagement Committee Meeting