Loretta Scott

Rocky confirmation hearing for proposed Police Accountability Board executive director

A memo took center stage during the confirmation hearing for the first leader of Rochester’s Police Accountability Board. The ten-page document was...
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Fri, 11/06/2020 - 10:10am
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'Tough financial situation' ahead for the City of Rochester

All signs point to another tough budget season for the city of Rochester and Councilmember Malik Evans wants to get a jump on it. The city’s budget...
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Thu, 10/08/2020 - 6:07am
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Council attorney investigating Prude death asks: ‘Was there a coverup?'

Rochester City Council President Loretta Scott has begun to issue the first round of subpoenas for an investigation, initiated by Council, into the...
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Fri, 09/18/2020 - 3:26pm
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Mayor, City Council president call for city residency requirement for new police officers

Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren and City Council President Loretta Scott are calling for a residency requirement for all newly hired officers in the...
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Tue, 09/01/2020 - 6:07am
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Candidates emerge to replace Ortiz if she leaves Rochester City Council

Years ago, Miguel Melendez said he had a conversation with the late Father Lawrence Tracy, once a fixture in the northeast Rochester community. He said...
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Wed, 08/05/2020 - 7:25am
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Assemblyman David Gantt remembered for a life of service and mentorship

Longtime Rochester area Assemblyman David Gantt is being remembered for the devotion he showed to his district and the guidance he gave to many local...
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Sat, 07/11/2020 - 11:29am
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Defunding the Rochester police discussed at community forum

Rev. Lewis Stewart and the United Christian Leadership Ministry were joined by more than a dozen community leaders for a solutions-focused discussion on...
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Fri, 07/10/2020 - 3:35am
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Rochester City Council seeks to curb expected surge of evictions

Rochester City Council on Monday discussed a series of proposals meant to stem a wave of evictions that could come as a result of the coronavirus...
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Tue, 07/07/2020 - 8:11am
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‘Righteous rally’ overshadowed by violence, Stewart says

The Rev. Lewis Stewart and the United Christian Leadership Ministry spoke Monday in support of this weekend’s Black Lives Matter rally -- but said the...
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Mon, 06/01/2020 - 1:38pm
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Warren on traffic stop: 'I don’t think that handcuffing a child is something we should do'

Members of Rochester City Council and concerned community members are calling for a deeper look into the incident between a 10-year-old girl and city...
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Wed, 05/20/2020 - 11:11am
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