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Read: NYPD to Continue Providing SROs; LAUSD Cuts Police Budget By $25 Million

NYPD to Continue Providing SROs; LAUSD Cuts Police Budget By $25 Million

Approximately $300 million of a $1 billion budget cut to the NYPD was supposed to be used to move SROs from under the agency.

Read: Top 10 Stories from June: Defund Police Debate Dominates

Top 10 Stories from June: Defund Police Debate Dominates

As campuses prepare for reopening in the fall, they must also consider the future of campus policing — a subject our readers showed the most interest in last month.

Read: Philly Schools Consider Delaying Start of 2020-2021 Academic Year

Philly Schools Consider Delaying Start of 2020-2021 Academic Year

The possible delay will give Philadelphia schools more time for anti-racism training and improved sanitation protocols.

Read: Oakland USD Board Unanimously Votes Out Police Department

Oakland USD Board Unanimously Votes Out Police Department

Chief Jeff Godown agrees with the decision, stating 70% of calls his department receives should be handled by behavorial health specialists or counselors.

Read: Survey: More Than 1 in 4 Americans Experience Severe Online Harassment

Survey: More Than 1 in 4 Americans Experience Severe Online Harassment

Results from a survey just released by the Anti-Defamation League also found that marginalized groups experience more hate.

Read: Legacy Health Will No Longer Arrest Non-Violent Trespassers

Legacy Health Will No Longer Arrest Non-Violent Trespassers

Last week, a non-violent patient was placed in handcuffs when she refused to leave Legacy Emanuel Medical Center’s emergency room after being discharged.

Read: Facebook Comments Prompt Ouster of School Security Director

Facebook Comments Prompt Ouster of School Security Director

The former Brunswick, New Jersey, school security director faced allegations of racism before he was hired by the district.

Read: Extremists Targeting Protestors with Vehicle Attacks

Extremists Targeting Protestors with Vehicle Attacks

There have been at least 50 vehicle-ramming incidents since late May when protests erupted across the country after George Floyd’s in-custody death.

Read: Should Campuses Defund the Police?

Should Campuses Defund the Police?

George Floyd’s death has prompted calls for campuses to “defund the police” and/or sever ties with local law enforcement, but are those moves knee-jerk reactions that will backfire?

Read: Amazon Implements 1 Year Moratorium on Police Use of Facial Recognition Tech

Amazon Implements 1 Year Moratorium on Police Use of Facial Recognition Tech

Amazon will continue to allow its software to help organizations rescue human trafficking victims and reunite missing children with their families.

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