Al Gerhardstein, Iris Roley and former FOP President Kathy Harrell traveled to Milwaukee to speak to civil rights, advocacy, faith and service organizations about the long and difficult journey to achieve the collaborative agreement and the work they are still doing to insure that Cincinnati follows the police reforms set out in the Collaborative. Read about it here: http://www.app.com/story/news/crime/2016/11/01/cincinnati-shares-lessons-community-problem-solving-policing/93137512/
The New York Times has cataloged over 70 cases where suspects stated “I can’t breathe” before dying in police custody. One of the featured cases...
Al Gerhardstein and Iris Roley offer immediate actions to respond to the call for reform in Cincinnati. Gerhardstein said, “If we take these steps it is down payment on a more just City.”