Want Better Police Relations With the Community? Let Local Youth Train Them

REUTERS/Jim Bourg

As the list of African Americans who’ve died or were maimed in police custody grows, plenty of groups have come forward with ideas and strategies for reform. One idea: How about letting African-American youth train police on how to better interact with their communities? After all, it’s mostly black youth who are having deadly encounters with police.

This is exactly what happened last week in Baltimore, where teens from the Inner Harbor Project, a youth-led...

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