The first public hearing about the social media database was nearly eclipsed by all the other PPD scandals this summer.
The city says the change is necessary to protect officers' identities.
It's likely the largest records disclosure in department history.
Mayors and police commissioners have been trying to reform the arbitration process for more than half a century.
The department’s directive hasn’t been updated since Blackberrys were a thing.
"Those who should be fired, we want them fired.”
After brushing off past reports of bad behavior, the city is now taking action.