MAPLEWOOD, NJ — The Maplewood Community Board on Police will meet online on Wednesday, July 1, 2020. The 
8 p.m. public session will be preceded by a 7 p.m. executive session. 

Included in the agenda will be a review of the board's 2020 focus areas, including stops, use of force, and non-911 suspicious calls. 

The public Zoom link is: 

Sign Up for SOMA Newsletter
Our newsletter delivers the local news that you can trust. 9

Meeting ID: 985 6680 4564
Password: 196883
One tap mobile +19292056099,,98566804564#,,,,0#,,196883# US (New York)


  1. Roll Call

  2. Executive Session

  3. Approval of June 2020 Minutes

  4. Special Topic: Training with guest visitor Captain Malloy

a. Updates from Julie

  1. LEAD

  2. From Trauma to Trust

5. Review 2020 Focus Areas and Goal Setting

  1. Stops - Kasia & Michael

  2. Use of Force - Ongoing monitoring & policy recommendations - Erin

  3. Non-911 suspicious calls

    1. Community outreach - Susan

    2. Policy recommendations - Kasia

  4. Schools

i. Police Calls - Paul

e. Community Engagement - The Board

  1. Website updates

  2. Community outreach and use of volunteers

  3. Traditional media & social media

  4. Following up on requests from the community

6. Other Topics
a. Defund the Police - Planning Next Steps


  1. New member schedule (Voting and 16-20-year-old member) - Dean/Greg

  2. Secure place for files - Glenn

  3. Meeting with officers - Erin

7. Public Comment
8. Announcements
9. Adjournment & Next Meeting


Read More: Maplewood Joins Clean Energy Challenge

Read More: District to Improve Distance Learning for Fall

Read More: SOMSD Integration: Next Steps

Read More: Maplewood COVID-19 Testing Continues

Read More: Did You Protest? Get Tested

Read More: Juneteenth Celebrations

Read More: Pandemic Puppies

TAPinto SOMA is a free online newspaper serving the Townships of Maplewood and South Orange Village with no paywall. 

TAPinto SOMA is accredited by the New Jersey Press Association, and is a locally owned news organization serving the community.

Sign up for our FREE daily eNews and follow us on Facebook and Twitter.'s Grand Re-Opening Marketing specials provide local businesses with social media marketing, content marketing, and brand awareness as well as the flexibility to market in neighboring towns. To find out more, click here.