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Police Reforms by state as of 5-26-2021

What is police reform? "In an SSR context, police reform aims to transform the values, culture, policies and practices of police organizations so that police can perform their duties with respect for democratic values, human rights and the rule of law." ref: https://www.dcaf.ch/sites/default/files/publications/documents/DCAF_BG_16_Police%20Reform_0.pdf   Follow the link to find out what police reforms has taken [...]

By |2021-05-26T19:29:15+00:00May 26th, 2021|Know Your Rights|0 Comments

Bill would require first responders to complete mental health awareness training

This is a wonderful start to police reform with the work externally. Now lets start with the work internally by making it a safe place for officers to report fellow officers misconduct without fear of retaliation. The conversation also needs to begin within departments not looking down on officers who seek out therapy and covering [...]

By |2021-04-30T14:21:12+00:00April 30th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Maryland To Probe Cases Handled By Ex-Medical Examiner Who Testified In Chauvin Trial

 Thank you Mr. Riemer, words cannot express the joy in my heart for shining a light on my fight for justice and accountability for my family and giving my mom and brother a voice. https://www.npr.org/2021/04/24/990536193/maryland-to-probe-cases-handled-by-ex-medical-examiner-who-testified-in-chauvin- #keithwarren #transparency #accountability #Justice #silverspringmd #mocountymd #keithlifematterd #blacklivesmatter

By |2021-04-25T16:05:10+00:00April 25th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Kendrick Johnson case reopened 3-9-2021

This brings hope and faith that the Montgomery County Police department under the leadership of Chief Jones will do right by the Warren family and reopen/ reclassify the Keith Warren case: https://www.cnn.com/2021/03/09/us/kendrick-johnson-georgia-gym-mat-death-investigation/index.html Find time to read up on the circumstances and understand how a corrupt relationship between the police and medical examiner/coroners office can change [...]

By |2021-03-10T17:02:53+00:00March 10th, 2021|News|0 Comments

VOTE 2020

Are you familiar with the important deadlines, options, ID requirements, ballot drop and polling locations? Know your rights be your own advocate. If you vote in-person, have information handy (screenshot or bookmarked on your phone) so you can advocate for yourself or others in case you believe you are misinformed at the polls.- https://www.rockthevote.org/how-to-vote/know-your-rights/ Please visit [...]

By |2020-11-02T19:55:47+00:00November 2nd, 2020|Know Your Rights, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Commission for Women Presents Seminars on the Legal Process of Separation and Divorce

The Montgomery County Commission for Women and the Family Law Section, Montgomery County Bar Association will present Separation and Divorce: What I Need to Know. The monthly sessions will take place from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month through June 2021. A local family law attorney will lead each session [...]

By |2020-10-06T20:43:54+00:00October 6th, 2020|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS-STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS

In 1986 my mom wasn't verse on the law and Montgomery County Maryland took advantage of her lack of knowledge and used it against her. The only legal recourse in 1986 for my mom to get justice in the death of Keith had a statute of limitations of 3yrs. The lawyer my mother retained filed [...]

By |2020-07-07T15:31:48+00:00July 7th, 2020|Know Your Rights|0 Comments

Baltimore County destroyed hundreds more rape kits than police reported. Officials can’t explain why.

Hey #MarylandAttorneyGeneral this is nothing new within the police departments illegally destroying evidence in 2020. Detective Beasley from the Montgomery County Maryland police department was destroying evidence back in 1986. Clearly this is a statewide issue and not just one county🤔 READ ENTIRE ARTICLE : https://www.baltimoresun.com/news/investigations/bs-md-destroyed-rape-kits-20190423-story.html  

By |2020-02-02T14:59:42+00:00February 2nd, 2020|News|Comments Off on Baltimore County destroyed hundreds more rape kits than police reported. Officials can’t explain why.

Census Bureau kicks off 2020 ad campaign amid fears around privacy and hacking

The Census Bureau on Tuesday unveiled an ad campaign to persuade every household in America to fill out the once-a-decade survey, which begins next week in remote parts of Alaska. The decennial count of everyone living in the United States is used to determine a decade’s worth of congressional apportionment, redistricting, and hundreds of billions of dollars [...]

By |2020-02-02T14:23:22+00:00February 2nd, 2020|News|Comments Off on Census Bureau kicks off 2020 ad campaign amid fears around privacy and hacking