Politics

Mayor Bottoms announces police reforms in Atlanta
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Maria Boynton
June 15, 2020 - 5:35 pm
New public safety rules announced by Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms are meant to reform the use of force with the police department.
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Rayshard Brooks was shot and killed by Atlanta police on June 12, 2020
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Maria Boynton
June 15, 2020 - 1:31 pm
Tomika Miller says Atlanta police have destroyed her family.
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Rashad Richey
The Rashad Richey Morning Show
June 15, 2020 - 1:28 pm
Ashley Brooks came on The Rashad Richey Morning Show to discuss her brother's death, the current movement for police reform and her direct experience with APD.
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Atlanta Police Chief Erika Shields has resigned following the fatal shooting of a black man
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Maria Boynton
June 13, 2020 - 6:11 pm
Atlanta police chief Erika Shields has resigned following the death of a black man in a police-involved shooting.
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The NAACP is demanding that APD Chief Erika Shields resigns
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Maria Boynton
June 13, 2020 - 1:45 pm
The Georgia NAACP is calling for the resignation of Atlanta Police Chief Erika Shields following the latest officer-involved shooting that has claimed the life of a man.
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Amanda Cooper
June 12, 2020 - 2:25 am
The legislative session begins this Monday, and Georgia House Democratic leaders feel that now is the best time to progress. During a virtual press conference on Thursday, The Georgia House Democratic Caucus introduced a package of substantive criminal justice reform bills called “Justice For All...
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Atlanta police officers are shown on the first day of violent protests at Marietta Street and Centennial Olympic Park
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Maria Boynton
June 12, 2020 - 1:56 am
Documents obtained from the Office of the Fulton County District Attorney indicate there’s reason to be concerned about police accountability locally.
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