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Policing: Increasing transparency, building trust

Following an explosive succession of high-profile police killings – many of them of unarmed African-American men – the Justice Department is poised to spearhead an ambitious, nationwide initiative to track all incidents of the use of force by police officers, including all police shootings, whether they are fatal or not. As a participating organization on […]