Tag Archives: Accountability

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Coalition for Police Accountability Launches Ballot Initiative

A coalition of 30 diverse organizations in Oakland have announced the launch of Measure X, to be put before voters in November 2016.     The proposed charter change would empower an independent police commission [...]
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Get Stopped by the Police? There’s an App for That A cellphone app that records police stops is the people’s “body camera.”

By Sharee Silerio, The Root   They were tragedies caught on video.   Almost a year ago, Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old boy, was shot and killed by Cleveland police officers within two seconds of the [...]

SFSU Joins Effort to Improve Special Education

By Jonathan Morales SF State is joining a national effort to help students with disabilities succeed in the classroom by improving schools’ abilities to serve them. Associate Professor of Special Education Susan Courey and Assistant [...]