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To Shape National Agenda, Communities United for Police Reform Offers Testimony to President Obama on How to Improve Police Policy and Oversight in the 21st Century

For Immediate Release: January 30, 2015
Media Contact: Dan Morris. 917.952.8920

Cincinnati, OH— On Friday, January 30 and Saturday, January 31, leaders of Communities United for Police Reform (CPR) join numerous advocates and leaders to submit testimony to President Obama’s administration on how to reform police policy and oversight, especially in large urban areas like New York City.

NYPD Reform Advcates and New York City Council Members Announce New Legislation to Improve Communication between Police and Residents

Contact: Dan Morris, 917-952-8920, press@changethenypd.org

The Right to Know Act, new commonsense legislation introduced in the City Council, will improve communication between police officers and residents, and defuse conflict before it escalates. It is designed to rebuild trust between communities of color and the NYPD.