The Police Foundation president, former Redlands Police Chief Jim Bueermann, joined with LISC CEO Maurice Jones in a powerful editorial in USA Today about their belief that our communities and law enforcement must work together to move the nation forward.
By Jim Bueermann and Maurice Jones
"As a former police chief and a longtime community developer, we know that the path to meaningful cooperation can be fraught and indirect, especially in high-crime neighborhoods where reconciliation is needed most. The stakes are high, and real investment, not just words, is what is required. This begins with understanding why the relationship between some communities and police unravels."
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