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How to File a Complaint & FAQs
Knoxville Police Department (KPD)
Avice Evans Reid
PARC Executive Director

Room 538
City County Building
The purpose of PARC is to strengthen the relationship between the members of the Knoxville Police Department and the citizens they serve through an independent review of police actions.

PARC reviews incidents involving police action following the conclusion of the Internal Affairs investigations. Citizen can either register formal or anonymous complaints with PARC's executive director.

Pursuant to the Executive Order signed by the Mayor on September 22, 1998, PARC has the power to receive, investigate, hear cases, make findings on complaints and to disclose those findings to the Mayor and the KPD Chief of Police.
Appointment of PARC Members
This committee consists of seven members. Members must posses a reputation for fairness, integrity and responsibility and have demonstrated an active interest in public affairs and service, be qualified to vote in Knox County and not be a current employee of any governmental body except those employed in the field of education.

Members are appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by Council. Terms are for a three-year period. Members cannot serve more than two consecutive terms.

The Committee has hired an Executive Director who is a full-time employee of PARC. The Executive Director may have additional staff members, as needed.
Meetings Schedule
The Board meets quarterly at 6 p.m.  Locations vary per meeting.  Please call the Police Advisory & Review Committee Office at 865-215-3869 for the next meeting date and location or check the City of Knoxville's Public Meetings Calendar.
PARC Members

Robbie Arrington
5403 Lyndell Road
Knoxville, TN 37918
Term: 07/23/2013 - 06/30/2016

Rev. John A. Butler
4111 Landon Drive
Knoxville, TN 37921
Term: 11/01/2011 - 10/11/2014

Steven A. Fisher
608 Tree Ridge Road
Knoxville, TN 37922
Term: 06/28/2011 - 06/30/2014

Lysette Aviles
Scripps Networks
9721 Sherrill Blvd.
Knoxville, TN 37932
Term: 11/01/2011 - 10/11/2014

Ola Blackmon-McBride
1145 Winding Way Drive
Knoxville, TN 37923
Term: 06/28/2011 - 06/30/2014

Laurens Tullock
625 Market St.
Suite 1200
Knoxville, TN 37902
Term: 07/23/2013 - 06/30/2016

Cynthia White
1913 Pleasant View Lane
Knoxville, TN 37914
Term: 07/23/2013 - 06/30/2016

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