community policing

Former Cop: Community Control of Police Necessary to Prevent Police Shootings

July 7, 2016

Following the police killings of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling, TRNN brings you the voices of outraged community members, relatives of Castile and Sterling, TRNN producer Eddie Conway, and former police commander Neill Franklin

Die-In for Police Accountability Staged at Baltimore-Area Mall

December 21, 2014

Organizers disrupt traffic and shopping at the Towson Mall near Baltimore as actions demanding accountability for police brutality continue nationwide

Contextualizing Baltimore’s Recent Police Shooting

December 17, 2014

LEAP’s Neill Franklin says the so called war on drugs and the over-policing of marginalized communities is the context for many negative interactions experienced by law enforcement

Data Collection Law on Excessive Force Shown Ineffective in the Past

December 16, 2014

The re-authorization of the federal law requiring data on police shootings due to “excessive force” did not produce any useful results last time around, says Glen Ford of the Black Agenda Report.