The Ethics, Human Relations and Citizen Complaints Department cannot by its own authority revise any administrative or legislative decision.
The EHRCC cannot recommend or obtain money for citizens. If a citizen is seeking monetary gains, he/she will be directed to the judicial system where such matters are handled. The EHRCC office does not intervene in criminal or civil court matters.
The mission of the EHRCC is to secure and protect the individual rights of citizens of Jackson County:
- By reconciling problems, issues and tension between government and citizens
- Promoting justice and improving human relations
- Improving the quality of government administration