Articles tagged: police reform
Amid a spike in violent crime in D.C., Mayor Muriel Bowser released her new public safety legislation, called the Addressing Crime Trends (ACT) Now Act, on Oct. 23. This editorial... Read more
The Georgetown University Police Department (GUPD) has maintained a dangerous and imposing role on this campus for far too long. As an organization, GUPD is not equipped to deal with... Read more
Georgetown ABLE Project is providing peer intervention training to law enforcement in police departments across the country.
Over 1,000 D.C. residents have signed a petition created by the organization Stop Police Terror Project-D.C. (SPTDC) that calls for the D.C. government to end the police practice of stop-and-frisk. ... Read more
A future generation of lawyers is preparing to grapple with issues of police brutality and reform. Georgetown Law held a three-part series of panels between June 11 and 24 discussing... Read more