Discuss: How to Make Our Communities Safer by Reducing Our Reliance on Policing

How to Make Our Communities Safer by Reducing Our Reliance on Policing

From Alex Vitale, author of The End of Policing, a list of 10 Ways To Reduce Our Reliance On Policing And Make Our Communities Safer For Everyone, which includes proposals like having mental health and social workers to respond to crises, have crime labs operate independently of law enforcement, and replacing cops in schools with counselors & safety coaches. For children growing up during the era of mass incarceration, seeing armed officers in their schools is commonplace. Federal grants...

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