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MCA Hosts Public Safety Forum on Criminal Justice Reform
On April 21st, the MCA hosted a very well received with over 50 persons attending a Virtual Public Safety Forum on Criminal Justice Reform that consisted of a panel of experts featuring: Former Member of the Fairfax County Ad Hoc Police Practices Review Commission; President of the Fairfax Fraternal Order of Police; President of the Fairfax Coalition of Police, Local 5000; President Fairfax County NAACP; Fairfax County Civilian Review Panel Vice Chair; and the Fairfax County Independent Police Auditor. The 6-person panel discussed in a proactive non-partisan way a series of critical issues including: Use of Force; Police Oversight; Police Accountability; and Police Reform. The audience was able to hear the various panel members points of view firsthand.
The Zoom Video recording is available in the MCA Video Library.
For local media coverage go to Inside NoVa.com: https://wtop.com/fairfax-county/2021/04/fairfax-faces-prospective-tailspin-as-exodus-of-police-intensifies/