USE OF FORCE

June 18, 2020 Let’s talk about use of force in police departments. The news:         Following weeks of nationwide protests, President Donald Trump signed an Executive Order on Tuesday that includes reforms such as incentivizing police departments to update their practices (including proving that use of force policies obey local, state, andContinue reading “USE OF FORCE”

QUALIFIED IMMUNITY

June 9, 2020         This week, several House Democrats proposed new legislation to combat police brutality in the wake of ongoing protests. The Justice in Policing Act of 2020 outlines reforms such as the prohibition of racial, religious, and discriminatory profiling, a ban on chokeholds and no-knock warrants on the federal level,Continue reading “QUALIFIED IMMUNITY”