COPA is comprised of a diverse staff with many years of investigative and legal experience.  Because our work takes us into communities throughout the City, we wanted to give you insight into the people that populate the agency and our work throughout Chicago.

COPA staff participating in the 49th Annual Pride Parade.


COPA’s newest employees graduated after completing twelve-week training to review a variety of topics and policies about COPA and the City of Chicago.


Chief Spokesperson & Public Information Officer Ephraim Eaddy explained the work that goes into investigating police misconduct cases to students from Lake View High School apart of Junior Achievement Job Shadow Program at COPA office.


COPA’s former chief Sydney Roberts, CPD Supt. David Brown and Mayor Lori Lightfoot discussed events surrounding protests and allegations of police misconduct.


COPA explains its agency operations and shares information on its upcoming community events to residents at Chicago Department of Family & Support Services (DFSS) Community Service Center.


COPA explains the agency operations and role in police reform to a class of new recruits at the Chicago Police Department headquarters.


Facts About Our Team


Our Organizational Structure


Organizational Structure