Office of the Independent Monitor

The OIM is a civilian oversight agency that was created by the City of Denver and began its work on August 1, 2005. The OIM is staffed by fourteen employees including seven monitors: the Monitor, the Senior Deputy Monitor and five Deputy Monitors, six of which are attorneys. In order to perform our outreach and research functions, the OIM is also staffed by a Policy Director, Community Relations Ombudsman and two Research Analysts. The staff’s work is supported by the OIM’s Office Manager and two Staff Assistants.

Recent Reports

Read the 2014 Annual Report from the Office of the Independent Monitor

Read and download the 2014 Body Worn Camera Policy Highlight from the OIM 2014 Annual Report, En Espanol

2014 Annual Report Supplemental Materials:  Data Appendix

Upcoming Events

May 27, 2015

The next Citizen Oversight Board Public Forum is Thursday June 14th, 2015 at Cory Elementary School.

May 27, 2015

The Third Quarter Citizen Oversight Board Public Forum will be held on Thursday, September 24th, 2015. The location is to be decided but will be held in southwest Denver.

Feb 20, 2015

Thursday, March 19, 7:00 to 8:30

Cheltenham Elementary School

1580 Julian Street, Denver, CO 80204

Contact Us

Wellington Webb Building

201 W. Colfax Ave. 
Dept. 1201
Denver, C0 80202 
Phone: 720-913-3306
Fax: 720-913-3305

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