policing

Connections: Reactions to the grand jury's decision in the case of Daniel Prude

The grand jury’s decision not to indict the police officers involved in death of Daniel Prude has sparked outrage, emotion, and conversation throughout...
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Wed, 02/24/2021 - 9:29am
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Connections: What is qualified immunity for police officers?

What is qualified immunity for police officers? Activists in Rochester have joined a growing chorus – including some members of Congress – calling for...
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Wed, 02/24/2021 - 9:29am
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Connections: Evaluating policing procedures that involve minors

Leaders across the community are responding to Rochester Police Department officers handcuffing and pepper spraying a nine-year-old girl on Friday. The...
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Wed, 02/03/2021 - 9:57am
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Connections: Discussing UCLM's police reform proposals

The United Christian Leadership Ministry has announced its proposals related to changes to policing in Monroe County. The proposals come in response to...
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Tue, 01/12/2021 - 9:53am
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Connections: Previewing ABC's conference, "Racism as a Public Health Crisis"

Leaders at Action for a Better Community are gearing up to host a conference on racism, health, and the pandemic. It's called "Racism as a Public Health...
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Mon, 01/11/2021 - 10:16am
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Connections: Rochester PAB members on recommendations for public safety reforms

In October, the Rochester Police Accountability Board joined a city working group on police reform and reinvention. The PAB members were given some...
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Wed, 12/23/2020 - 10:14am
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WXXI live forum examines racial disparities in Rochester

WXXI hosts its fifth live, televised forum. This edition will examine racial disparities in Rochester.
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Tue, 09/29/2020 - 11:55am
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Commission to address structural racism in Rochester, Monroe County

In response to the Black Lives Matter protests locally, leaders from Monroe County and the City of Rochester announced a new commission Thursday to...
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Thu, 06/18/2020 - 1:02pm
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NYCLU report finds racial discrepancies in Irondequoit and Greece traffic stops

The New York Civil Liberties Union released a report Thursday showing racial disparities in Irondequoit and Greece policing. The report, based on...
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Fri, 08/16/2019 - 9:19am
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