Upcoming Events

Tuesday, January 12, 2016, 12pm
#RiseUp4Ramarley - Kick Off Rally & Press Conference 

CPR and the Justice Committee will join the family of Ramarley Graham to kick off 3-weeks of #RiseUp4Ramarley actions to demand justice and accountability!  The weekly actions, known as Turn Up Tuesdays, will be coordinated by many CPR leaders & allies to demand D.O.J. action on Ramarley's case and call for the officers responsible to be held accountable.

Location: D.O.J. Southern District office (1 St Andrews, right next to 1 Police Plaza)
More info, including a list of all Tuesday actions: bit.ly/4ramarley 
Download graphics created by the Justice Committee.

Background: February 2, 2016 will mark 4 years since NYPD officer Richard Haste shot and killed 18-year-old Ramarley Graham, in his home in front of his grandmother and 6-year-old brother. Four years later, still no officers have been held accountable and Officer Richard Haste has remained on NYPD payroll and received close to $25,000 in raises.  Join us to make 2016 the year we win justice for #RamarleyGraham!


Sunday, January 17, 2016, 1-4pm
Know Your Responsibilities Training -  CPR MEMBER  EVENT

JFREJ's Campaign for Police Accountability’s Copwatch Team is holding a Know Your Responsibilities training.  Come out to learn/develop your skills to cop watch as you move through the city; learn the history and philosophy behind cop watching as a movement to build community that challenges police brutality; and meet fellow JFREJers and members of ally organizations who are/will be fellow cop watchers

Location: Brooklyn Commons, 388 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn
Click here for more information and RSVP.


Tuesday, January 19, 2016, 5:30pm
#RiseUp4Ramarley - Youth SpeakOut  CPR MEMBER  EVENT

As part of #RiseUp4Ramarley Turn Up Tuesday Actions to demand justice for Ramarley Graham, youth from cross New Your City will hold a speakout demanding justice & accountability for the NYPD killing of Ramarley Graham. Adult allies are welcome to attend. The speakout is organized by Make The Road NY and Brotherhood Sister Sol.

Location: D.O.J. Southern District office (1 St Andrews, right next to 1 Police Plaza)
For more info about #RiseUp4Ramarley including a list of all Tuesday actions: bit.ly/4ramarley 
Download graphics created by the Justice Committee.


Wednesday, January 20, 2016, 6pm
"Get it Back!" Know Your Rights Guidebook Launch -  CPR MEMBER  EVENT

The Bronx Defenders invites you to join us on Wednesday, January 20th at 6pm as we launch of our "Get it Back!" illustrated booklet on how to get your property back after you’ve been arrested. We will have a community discussion on the need for civil forfeiture reform and Intro 1000, a bill to create transparency around NYPD property practices.  Light refreshments will be served.

Location: 360 E 161 St, Bronx NY
For questions or to RSVP please contact: Walter Gerson Rodriguez, Director of Community Organizing (WalterR [at] bronxdefenders.org718.508.3534)
Click here to download graphic of guidebook.


Tuesday, January 26, 2016, 11:30am-1pm
#RiseUp4Ramarley Interfaith Action -  CPR MEMBER  EVENT

Join Jews for Racial and Economic Justice-JFREJ, The JFREJ Jews of Color Caucus, the Justice Committee and others for an interfaith gathering to demand all officers responsible for killing Ramarley Graham be held accountable. This event is part of the #RiseUp4Ramarley Turn Up Tuesday actions to demand justice for 18-year-old Ramarley Graham, shot and killed on Feb. 2, 2012 by NYPD Officer Richard Haste in his home in front of his grandmother and 6-year-old brother. 

Location: D.O.J. Southern District office (1 St Andrews, right next to 1 Police Plaza)
Click here to RSVP for the interfaith action for Ramarley.
More info about #RiseUp4Ramarley, including a list of all Tuesday actions: bit.ly/4ramarley 
Download graphics created by the Justice Committee.


Tuesday, February 2, 2016, 11:30am
#RiseUp4Ramarley Action 

Join the family of Ramarley Graham, the Justice Committee, CPR leaders & partners and community members on the 4 year anniversary of the NYPD killing of Ramarley Graham to demand justice and call for accountability for all officers responsible for Ramarley's death.  Add your voice to demand action from the D.O.J. and the Mayor to bring justice.  Stay tuned for more info! 


Location: City Hall, NYC
For more info about #RiseUp4Ramarley: bit.ly/4ramarley 
Click here to download flyers and graphics to help spread the call for justice for Ramarley! 


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