The issue of assessing models for a potential police oversight commission was on the agenda during last night’s meeting of the Anaheim city council. An impromptu encounter between former council candidate Duane Roberts and Anaheim Police Chief John Welter in the chamber lobby was not. It was there that the chief confronted the longtime activist, angrily saying, “Do I get a chance to refute all the bullshit lies you say at council? No.” The head of the Anaheim Police Department was apparently none too pleased with what Roberts had to say earlier during public comments. His three minutes at the podium wasn’t something he originally planned on, but drew ire nonetheless.
Read more about it on my latest OC Weekly Navel Gazing Blog post: