In 1974 Maryland enacted the state’s Law Enforcement Officers Bill of Rights. This protects police officers from investigation and prosecution from their work conduct. This is a common police protection in many states. One of the police reforms bills proposed in Maryland would repeal this law. Police reform advocates are advocating for a new model to improve police accountability. More of this story here.
(Tembisa, South Africa). Tshepisa Adoons was a 22-year-old man with psychiatric disabilities. On Monday, September 7, 2020, the mother of Tshepiso Adoons, called the police…