The Civilian Law Enforcement Review Board (CLERB) is an independent agency with the authority to investigate allegations of misconduct filed by citizens of the public against the Memphis Police Department (MPD). CLERB has the power to receive, investigate, hear cases, make findings and recommend action on complaints regarding excessive and deadly force, injuries occurred while in police custody, harassment by police, improper arrests, inadequate investigations, or any other improper conduct by a member of MPD. All complaints are thoroughly investigated and findings are reported to the Memphis Police Department.