Monday, October 26, 2020
Thursday, October 22, 2020
Monday, October 19, 2020
"I wonder why black folks don't want to join Waco PD?," cops telling on themselves in social media, SWAT excesses in Nacogdoches, and other stories
Here are a few odds and ends that merit Grits readers' attention: Talk is cheap when it comes to police accountability : Joe Gonzales, t...
Friday, October 16, 2020
Thursday, October 08, 2020
Monday, October 05, 2020
Saturday, October 03, 2020
Houston Mayor's Policing Task Force Recap, Part 3: Mental-health first response, What counts as diversion?, the 'all-purpose panacea promoted by people who oppose policy change,' and other stories
Here's Part 3 of Grits' tripartite, annotated analysis of the new report from the Houston Mayor's Task Force on Policing Reform...
Friday, October 02, 2020
Houston Mayor's Policing Task Force Recap, Part 2: "Let the 'good cops' speak!," toward a functional police-oversight system, changes to use of force and bodycam policies needed, and building trust through transparency
Here's Part 2 of Grits' tripartite, annotated analysis of the new report from the Houston Mayor's Task Force on Policing Refor...
Thursday, October 01, 2020
Task Force on reforming Houston police: Empower oversight board, remove civil-service barriers to accountability at #txlege, and have someone besides the DA prosecute police misconduct (Grits has a suggestion)
"The loss of public trust and credibility makes it difficult, if not impossible, for the police to forge partnerships in local communit...
Tuesday, September 29, 2020
Monday, September 28, 2020
Sunday, September 27, 2020