Police have a credibility issue.
And until police departments across the country take that reality seriously, many people from Black and Brown communities will continue to distrust them, especially in the wake of Jayland Walker getting shot approximately 60 times after a chase, while police in Illinois peacefully arrested Robert “Bobby” Crimo III after he killed seven people at a July 4 parade in Highland Park, Ill.
After an investigation into the killing of Breonna Taylor resulted in no indictments related to her death by Louisville, Ky. police officers, a former White high school classmate asked me an honest question.
He asked me why so many African-Americans still seemed upset after an investigation showed that Louisville police did nothing wrong in the death of Taylor?
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