Boston is ready for smart police reforms

Do we really want to wait for another person to be killed before we adopt sensible police reforms?

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ACLU sues Boston police for public records

Records relate to important issues of race and policing

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Body cameras and the Boston Police

A body camera ordinance, backed by many advocacy organizations and community members, would advance police accountability while protecting civilian privacy.

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Roxbury resident sues MBTA officers for police brutality

ACLU client Mary Holmes also sues for violation of her right to free speech

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URGENT: Historic chance to fix our broken public records law

Bureaucrats who want to play by their own rules have resorted to scare tactics and misinformation to try to derail critical public records legislation.

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