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NEVADA CITY, Calif. August 14, 2020 – The Nevada City Council will hold a special meeting at 5 PM August 21, 2020 via ZOOM to address this past weekend’s violence during the protest that occurred Sunday August 9, 2020.

Chief Ellis launched an investigation into the incident, which is well underway. A special investigator has been assigned to exclusively handle this case. Chief Ellis and the Nevada City Police Department are encouraging anyone who was present at the protest and victimized by an assault, a theft, a vandalism or any other crime to please come forward and provide the Police Department investigator with a statement so they can seek criminal prosecution against those involved. Investigator Angela Ford can be contacted at Angela.Ford@nevadacityca.gov.

Body cam footage of the protest can be found at https://yubanet.com/regional/nevada-city-police-footage-from-august-9/.

PLEASE SUBMIT PUBLIC COMMENT FOR THE SPECIAL MEETING AT:
https://www.nevadacityca.gov/forms.aspx?fid=559 , and can be found as a button on the left of the Nevada City website home page OR at nevadacity.olson@gmail.com. Any emails submitted through August 16, 2020 at 11:59 AM will be included in the agenda packet.

EMAILS FOR THE SPECIAL MEETING WILL ONLY BE ACCEPTED THROUGH THE CITY’S NEVADACITY.OLSON@GMAIL.COM account.

THE SPECIAL MEETING CAN BE VIEWED ON: PUBLIC TELEVISION CHANNEL 17, ONLINE AT THE CITY’S WEBSITE WWW.NEVADACITYCA.GOV or Nevada City Public Meetings-YouTube Channel or at
HTTP://NEVCO.GRANICUS.COM/PLAYER/CAMERA/2?PUBLISH_ID=7