Local News: Pugh Announces Website that Outlines Police Reform Process

Apr 21, 2017

WEAA's Julius White has the local news.

Baltimore is moving ahead with police reforms mandated by an agreement with the Justice Department under BarackĀ Obama. Mayor Catherine Pugh announced Thursday'sĀ launch of a website that outlines the process. The next step is to choose residents of the city for a new police oversight committee. A federal judge recently approved the agreement, despite objections from President Donald Trump's Justice Department. By July, the panel should begin reviewing the city's current civilian oversight process.