Letter to Editor -- Consent Decrees Don’t Work

In a letter to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette titled “No Justice, No Police; Flawed Reforms Alienate Good Cops and Prolong a Crisis,” retired police officer Chuck Bosetti writes about the many issues with Consent Decrees and how Pittsburgh has been dealing with the “Ferguson Effect” since the first Decree took effect in...

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September 10, 2017  Robin Kinderman
chuck bosetti, pittsburgh, federal intervention, civilian review board, consent decree, support your local police
Letter to Editor -- Consent Decrees Don’t Work

BLM, ACLU & NAACP push for Civilian Review Board

The city of Bloomington-Normal, IL may soon be getting a Civilian Review Board, according to an article posted on pantagraph.com.

The Bloomington chapters of the NAACP, ACLU and Black Lives Matter, along with others, are pushing to make it happen, claiming that another set of eyes is needed to keep police accountable. They go on to say...

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June 21, 2017  Robin Kinderman
aclu, naacp, blm, black lives matter, civilian review board
BLM, ACLU & NAACP push for Civilian Review Board