Cops needs to be inspired to reside within the communities they serve
There are numerous challenges this 12 months in recovering from this lethal pandemic and lowering the political polarization in our nation. Nonetheless, there’s additionally numerous therapeutic that should occur to heal our racial divisions and restore belief between regulation enforcement professionals and the communities they serve.
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Final 12 months, the Ohio Mayors Alliance, a bipartisan coalition of mayors in additional than two dozen of Ohio’s largest communities, invested in an effort to assist our communities meet racial justice challenges and assist efforts to enhance policing practices in cities throughout the state.
We are actually making this work a everlasting a part of the Alliance of Mayors of Ohio by forming a brand new Steering Committee of Mayors and Police Chiefs. This committee will carry collectively elected leaders and regulation enforcement professionals to debate public security insurance policies and share greatest practices. We’re delighted to have mayors and police chiefs from Beavercreek, Canton, Cincinnati, Euclid, Lima, Middletown, Springfield and Youngstown on the committee.