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Pastor Arroyo sheds light on lack of connection between public and police

Pastor Arroyo sheds light on lack of connection between public and policeJanuary 21, 2015: Pastor Angel Arroyo, who's assisted in many missing persons cases, offers explanation why it's tough for the public to connect to police officers.
  • Local
  • 5 days, 18 hours ago
Cleveland

Director of Partnership for Safer Cleveland: "Police is also a part of the community"

Director of Partnership for Safer Cleveland: "Police is also a part of the community"January 21, 2015: Michael Walker, executive director of Partnership for a Safer Cleveland, acknowledges the idea of police being separate from the community which adds to the divide of relationship building in the community.
  • Cleveland
  • 5 days, 19 hours ago
Cleveland

Activist raises concerns of police's approach toward low-income areas

Activist raises concerns of police's approach toward low-income areasJanuary 21, 2015: Courtney Drain, a community activist in the protests, raises concerns of police's approach when dealing with the public in low-income neighborhoods.
  • Cleveland
  • 5 days, 20 hours ago
Cleveland

Boys & Girls Club Director joins #StartswithTrust forum

Boys & Girls Club Director joins #StartswithTrust forumJanuary 21, 2015: In part of the 'Conversation Across America,' Sandra Del Valle, the Club Director of Boys & Girls Club, of Westside Club provides one solution to creating trust between the community and police.
  • Cleveland
  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
Cleveland

Police explorer talks of respect between youth and police

Police explorer talks of respect between youth and policeJanuary 21, 2015: Police Explorer Antwone Clemons of the Cuyahoga Metropolitan Housing Authority introduces the need for role models to help build respect between the youth and police as part of the Conversation Across America.
  • Cleveland
  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
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Community activist: "Being informed leads to better decisions"

Community activist: "Being informed leads to better decisions"January 21, 2015: As part of the "Conversation Across America," Community activist Yvonna Pointer discusses how a lack of knowledge can lead to inaccurate assumptions when dealing with the community and police.
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  • 5 days, 22 hours ago
News

Black Lives Matter in Burlington

Black Lives Matter in BurlingtonDemonstrators listen to Vicki Garrison's reading of Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech in front Burlington City Hall on Church Street Monday night.
  • News
  • 3 days, 15 hours ago
News

Black Lives Matter in Burlington

Black Lives Matter in BurlingtonVicki Garrison's voice rang out from the steps of Burlington City Hall as she read Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech in front of the almost 150 people who had gathered Monday night for a rally
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  • 1 week ago