GWPD Annual Statistical Review

Annual Statistical Overview- Complaints Against Police Employees

 

Calendar Year          

 2020 

 2019 

 2018 

Total Internal Investigations[1]

3

15

36

Sustained Complaints (All)[2]

3

9

16

Formal Citizen Complaints[3]

2

4

20

Sustained -Conduct Toward Citizens[4]

0

0

6

Calls for Service[5]

5,703

14,937

12,250

Persons Arrested[6]

26*

48

49

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

[1] Formal investigations and inquiries into the conduct of Police employees of the George Washington University Police Department.

[2] A finding of policy violation(s) may not necessarily be the original allegations in the case.  

[3] Reflects the number of complaints brought from persons or groups outside the Police Department.

[4] Allegations of rudeness, lack of courtesy or treatment of others, excessive force, biased policing, harassment, etc.

[5] Reflects the total number of calls where officers responded to service calls.

[6] Adults and juveniles charged with one or more criminal offense, taken into custody and/or released on a summons.

* Of the 26 persons arrested in 2020, 9 were arrested by an outside law enforcement agency.