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Institute on Race and Justice "Race, Policing and the Community" Dialogue Series

The Institute on Race and Justice and its' Community Advisory Board Presents: 

Race, Policing and the Community:  "Historical Injustices and Present-Day Policing"

Please join us for this important conversation to examine the implications of historical racial injustices as it relates to present day community policing.


Margaret Burnham, University Distinguished Professor of Law and Director of the Civil Rights and Restorative Justice Project

Dr. Branville G. Bard, Jr.,Police Commissioner, Cambridge Police Department

Dr. Ted Landsmark, Distinguished Professor and Director of the Kitty and Michael Dukakis Center for Urban and Regional Policy

Co- Moderators-

Mr. Sam Williams, IRJ Community Advisory Board Co-Chair

Dr. Jack McDevitt, Director, Institute on Race and Justice

This forum is part of a four-part series entitled, "Race, Policing and the Community", which will explore important topics about the impact of race on policing in urban settings. This will be a virtual event that is open to all members of the Northeastern University community and the general public. This forum is being Co-Sponsored by Youth and Police Partnership, the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice, the Kitty and Michael Dukakis Center for Urban and Regional Policy, and the College of Social Sciences and Humanities.

All panels will take place on Zoom. Email Lisa Bailey-Laguerre at l.bailey@northeastern.edu to RSVP

Tuesday, October 27 at 3:30pm to 5:00pm

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