Councilmember Robert White Introduces Legislation to Study Bias in how Law Enforcement Assess Threats for Protests

With the growing threat of homegrown domestic terrorism in the United States—often white supremacist affiliated— Councilmember Robert White introduced legislation today that would mandate the Office of the Attorney General to conduct a study to examine bias—conscious or unconscious—in the Metropolitan Police Department’s threat assessments. Citing the differences in the preparation for and responses to […]