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 BERKELEY POLICE DEPARTMENT

GENERAL ORDERS AND REGULATIONS

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

PREFACE

MISSION STATEMENT

HISTORY OF DEPARTMENT REGULATIONS

EMPLOYEE RESPONSIBILITY

OATH/AFFIRMATION OF OFFICE

HISTORY OF THE "CODE OF ETHICS"

LAW ENFORCEMENT CODE OF ETHICS

POLICE REGULATIONS

SECTION

TITLE

 

Chapter 1

AUTHORIZATION AND DEFINITIONS

 

Chapter 2

PERSONAL CONDUCT AND DUTY REQUIREMENTS

 

Chapter 3

UNIFORM AND EQUIPMENT REGULATIONS

 

Chapter 4

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE RANKS AND DEPARTMENT ORGANIZATION

 

GENERAL ORDERS

A-01

AUTHORITY - LIMITS AND DISCRETIONARY USE

 

A-02

ADULT CROSSING GUARD PROGRAM

 

A-17

MEDICAL TREATMENT FOR POLICE CUSTODY CASES

 

A-31

ANIMAL BITE INVESTIGATIONS

 

A-32

LOST AND FOUND ANIMAL REPORTS

 

A-49

IMPROPER CONDUCT OR ARREST OF CITY EMPLOYEE

 

A-50

ARRESTS OR SIGNING OF COMPLAINTS BY PRIVATE PERSONS, HOLDING PRISONERS

 

A-51

ARRESTS ON TRAFFIC WARRANTS OR TRAFFIC OFFENSES

 

A-52

ALAMEDA COUNTY CONSOLIDATED ARREST REPORT

 

A-53

ARREST AND INVESTIGATION PROCEDURE - DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE

 

A-54

ARREST OF FUGITIVES FROM OTHER STATES

 

A-60

FINANCIAL AID PROGRAM FOR VICTIMS OF CRIME AND GOOD SAMARITANS

 

A-61

ASSET FORFEITURE

 

B-01

BAIL

 

B-03

BOMB INCIDENT PROCEDURES: PATROL AND COMMUNICATION CENTER

 

B-04

FAIR AND IMPARTIAL POLICING  
             C-01 INTELLIGENCE PROCEDURES FOR FIRST AMENDMENT ACTIVITIES  

C-02

COMPLETED PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATION

 

C-03

CONCEALED WEAPON LICENSE AND ENDORSEMENT

 

C-04

CRIME ANALYSIS UNIT

 

C-05

CAREER DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM

 

C-06

CAREER CRIMINAL TRACKING

 

C-10

CITATION RELEASE

 

C-16

REPORTS INVOLVING POSSIBLE CITY LIABILITY

 

C-17

REPORT INVOLVING DAMAGE TO CITY PROPERTY

 

C-32

TELEPHONES - POLICE - USE OF

 

C-46

CONFERENCE AND MEETING ATTENDANCE

 

C-50

CITIZEN REPORT FORM

 

C-51

CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATIONS

 

C-52

CRIME SCENE MANAGEMENT AND INVESTIGATION

 

C-62

SUBPOENAS AND COURT APPEARANCES

 

C-64

CROWD MANAGEMENT AND CONTROL

 

C-66


CRISIS INTERVENTION TEAM
 

D-01

CONDUCT OF LICENSED ALCOHOL ESTABLISHMENTS

 

D-02

DETECTIVE BUREAU

 

D-04

SPECIAL ENFORCEMENT UNIT (SEU)

 

D-05

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE INVESTIGATIONS

 

D-06

DUTY COMMAND OFFICER

 

D-15

OVERTIME REGULATIONS

 

D-16

WORKING HOURS, BASIC PATROL TEAM SHIFTS, AND DEPARTMENTAL TIME RECORDS

 

D-17

PERSONNEL AND EQUIPMENT INSPECTIONS

 

D-18

PROCEDURES GOVERNING THE PURCHASE OF MATERIALS, SUPPLIES AND SERVICES

 

D-19

ADMINISTRATIVE DRUG AND ALCOHOL TESTING PROCEDURE

 

E-03

INJURY TO PERSONS OR DAMAGE TO PROPERTY FROM VEHICLE OPERATION BY AN EMPLOYEE OF THE POLICE DEPARTMENT

 

E-07

REIMBURSEMENT FOR LOSS OR DAMAGE TO UNIFORMS AND EQUIPMENT FURNISHED BY EMPLOYEES

 

E-09

EMERGENCY MESSAGES AND NOTIFICATIONS

 

E-10

NOTIFICATION OF CATASTROPHIC EVENTS IN THE LIVES OF EMPLOYEES

 

E-11

EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM (EAS) AND EMERGENCY DIGITAL INFORMATION SYSTEM (EDIS)

 

E-12

ELECTRONIC MAIL

 

E-13

EARLY WARNING SYSTEM

 

E-14

HIGH-VISIBILITY SAFETY APPAREL

 

F-02

FIREARMS, AMMUNITION, AND NON-LETHAL WEAPONS: TRAINING, QUALIFICATION, AND SPECIFICATIONS

 

F-03

FIELD TRAINING PROGRAM

 

F-04

FIREARMS DEALER LICENSING: CITY OF BERKELEY ORDINANCE 6169 N.S.

 

F-05

DEPARTMENT FIREARMS TRAINING UNIT

 

F-06

TACTICAL RIFLE OPERATOR PROGRAM

 

 G-02

GRIEVANCE PROCEDURES

 

H-03

FIREARMS RANGE REGULATIONS

 

H-04

HATE CRIME POLICY AND PROCEDURES

 

H-05

BLOOD TEST PROCEDURES FOR DEFENDANTS AND ARRESTEES IN HEALTH RISK SITUATIONS

 

H-06

HANDCUFFING AND TEMPORARY RESTRAINT SYSTEMS

 

H-07

HARASSMENT PREVENTION POLICY - CITY OF BERKELEY

 

H-08

HONOR GUARD PROGRAM

 

I-01

FIREARMS, VOLUNTARY REGISTRATION OR DESTRUCTION

 

I-02

GOOD CONDUCT LETTERS

 

I-03

FINGERPRINTING AND PHOTOGRAPHING OF PERSONS ARRESTED

 

I-04

LATENT FINGERPRINT EXAMINATIONS AND INVESTIGATIVE PHOTOGRAPHY

 

I-05

FINGERPRINTING - APPLICANTS, CIVILIAN AND NON-CRIMINAL

 

I-15

INTOXICATED PERSONS - CUSTODIAL AND NON-CRIMINAL PROCEDURES

 

I-16

MENTALLY DISORDERED PERSONS

 

I-18

INTERVIEWS AND INTERROGATIONS

 

J-01

JAIL REGULATIONS

 

J-18

DETENTION OR ARREST OF JUVENILES

 

M-01

MISSING PERSON REPORTS

 

M-02

MUTUAL AID AND AGREEMENTS WITH LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES

 

M-03

MONTHLY MANAGEMENT REPORT AND ANNUAL REPORT

 

 M-04

MOVING AND PARKING CITATIONS - MAINTENANCE AND SECURITY

 

M-05

MANAGEMENT MEETINGS AND DEPARTMENTAL MEETINGS

 

M-06

PUBLIC DISSEMINATION OF REGISTERED SEX OFFENDER INFORMATION BY LAW ENFORCEMENT

 

      N-17    

SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY REPORTING AND RELATIONSHIP WITH THE NORTHERN CALIFORNIA REGIONAL INTELLIGENCE CENTER 

 

      N-18     

SITUATIONAL AWARENSS GROUP  

O-01

DEAD BODY REPORTS, INVESTIGATION OF

 

O-04

REPORTING OFFENSES AND LOST AND FOUND PROPERTY TO THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

 

O-07

MISCELLANEOUS SERVICE COMPLAINT CLASSIFICATION

 

O-09

NON-CRIMINAL INFORMATION AND PROPERTY REPORT CLASSIFICATION

 

O-11

ON-DUTY DEATH/SERIOUS INJURY

 

P-05

SOLICITORS PERMITS

 

P-10

EMERGENCY BURIAL PERMITS

 

P-12

POLICE-INVOLVED SHOOTINGS AND FATAL OR SERIOUS INJURY INCIDENTS

 

P-14

SUPERVISOR AND WATCH COMMANDER DAILY REPORTS

 

P-15

SPECIAL/TEMPORARY DUTY/SPECIALIZED DUTY ASSIGNMENTS, APPLICATION AND SELECTION PROCEDURES

 

P-16

PUBLIC APPEARANCES

 

P-17

ABSENCE REPORT

 

P-18

SUGGESTIONS

 

P-19

REPRESENTATIONS

 

P-20

OUTSIDE EMPLOYMENT

 

P-21

REPORTS OF COMMENDATORY SERVICES

 

P-22

CHANGE OF ADDRESS, TELEPHONE NUMBER AND NAME

 

P-23

POLICY, PROCEDURAL AND INFORMATIONAL DOCUMENTS

 

P-24

PERSONAL INJURIES SUSTAINED BY EMPLOYEES OF THE BERKELEY PD

 

P-25

RESIDENCE REQUIREMENTS - POLICE DEPARTMENT EMPLOYEES

 

P-26

PERSONNEL COMPLAINT PROCEDURE AND DISPOSITION AND THE INTERNAL AFFAIRS BUREAU

 

P-28

PERFORMANCE APPRAISAL REPORTS

 

P-29

PUBLIC/MEDIA RELATIONS

 

P-33

COMPUTER VOICE STRESS EXAMINATIONS

 

P-46

EXTRADITION OF PRISONERS

 

P-47

PROCEDURES FOR THE SAFE CARRIAGE OF WEAPONS AND THE TRANSPORTATION OF PRISONERS ON COMMERCIAL AIRCRAFT

 

P-50

POST-TRAUMA RESPONSE AND DEBRIEFING

 

P-65

PROCEDURES FOR CARE AND HANDLING OF PROPERTY AND EVIDENCE

 

P-66

FOUND, LOST, RECOVERED AND STOLEN LICENSE PLATES

 

P-67

BICYCLES - STOLEN, LOST OR FOUND

 

R-02

ACCESS TO PATIENT RECORDS OF ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION PROGRAM

 

R-03

REVIEW BOARD PROGRAM

 

R-04

RESPONSIBILITY AND ACCOUNTABILITY OF DELEGATED AUTHORITY

 

R-10

EXHIBITION OF INDIVIDUAL ARREST RECORDS

 

R-16

CLASSIFICATION, CHANGING OF CLASSIFICATION AND UNFOUNDING OF REPORTS

 

R-17

SERVICE DIVISION RULES

 

R-18

FORMS, FORM LETTERS AND WANTED CIRCULARS

 

R-20

DAILY POLICE BULLETIN

 

R-23

RELEASE OF POLICE REPORTS AND INFORMATION

 

R-23A

GUIDELINES FOR RELEASE OF REPORTS AND INFORMATION THEREIN

 

R-24

REPORTS - RECEIVING AND THE RECORDING THEREOF

 

R-25

ASSIGNMENT OF REPORTS

 

R-26

VACANT (VACATION) HOUSE/BUSINESS REPORTS

 

R-27

ABBREVIATIONS - SEX, RACE AND AGE GROUP

 

R-28

DEALER'S RECORD OF SALES OF REVOLVERS OR PISTOLS

 

R-29

FIELD INTERVIEWS

 

R-30

SEALING OF RECORDS - MISDEMEANOR CONVICTION

 

R-32

DESTRUCTION OF RECORDS OF ARREST AND CONVICTIONS AS REQUIRED UNDER 11361.5 H&S

 

 R-33

BERKELEY POLICE RESERVE PROGRAM

 

 R-34

REPORTS INVOLVING SALES OF NARCOTICS ON OR NEAR SCHOOLS AND PLAYGROUNDS

 

R-35

GUIDELINES FOR REPORTING/INVESTIGATING FREEWAY/HIGHWAY VIOLENCE INCIDENTS

 

R-36

REPORT FOLLOW-UP SYSTEM

 
             R-37 RETIREE CONCEALED FIREARMS  

S-01

SPAN OF CONTROL

 

S-03

SURVEILLANCE

 

S-04

STAFF REVIEW OF WRITTEN DIRECTIVES

 

S-05

SICK LEAVE AND ATTENDANCE MONITORING

 

S-06

SEARCH WARRANTS

 

S-07

STRIP SEARCHES

 

S-08

SPECIAL ENFORCEMENT UNIT OPERATING FUNDS

 

T-01

TELECOMMUNICATION CENTER

 

T-02

TRANSPORTATION OF PRISONERS

 

T-03

TRAFFIC LAW ENFORCEMENT

 

T-07

TRAINING POLICY

 

T-08

TRAFFIC ENGINEERING ACTIVITIES

 

T-16

MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT INVESTIGATIONS, REPORTS, ARRESTS AND PROCEDURES

 

T-17

MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT REPORTS - SALE OF

 

T-18

ASSISTANCE TO DISABLED MOTORISTS

 

T-19

AMERICANS WITH DISABILITY ACT

 
             U-1 USE OF FORCE TRAINING REVIEW BOARD  

U-02

USE OF FORCE

 

U-03

UNITY OF COMMAND

 

U-04

UNUSUAL OCCURRENCES

 

V-01

DRIVING VEHICLES BELONGING TO PRIVATE PERSONS OR CORPORATIONS

 

V-02

CUSTODY AND DISPOSITION OF MOTOR VEHICLES

 

V-03

CAR RENTAL - OUT OF TOWN

 

V-04

POLICE FLEET VEHICLE OPERATION

 

V-05

STOLEN VEHICLE INVESTIGATIONS

 

V-06

VEHICLE PURSUIT POLICY

 

V-08

VOLUNTEER PROGRAM

 

V-10

USE OF VIDEOTAPING EQUIPMENT

 
 W-01 PUBLIC RECORDING OF LAW ENFORCEMENT ACTIVITY  

W-04

WARRANTS

 

X-01

CRITICAL INCIDENT RESPONSE/BARRICADED SUBJECT HOSTAGE NEGOTIATION TEAM OPERATIONS

 
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