Objectives

National

We work with members of Congress and federal officials in the Executive Branch to promote constitutional policing policies and practices that address racial disparities in law enforcement.

National
Local

We provide legal counsel, policy advocacy, technical assistance, and educational trainings to communities impacted by unconstitutional and racially discriminatory policing.

Local

Strategies

Litigate to eliminate all forms of racially-biased policing

Advocate for national data collection & reporting

Promote special prosecutors to investigate police misconduct cases

Link federal funding to data collection & training

Support demands for federal civil rights investigations

Advocate for body-worn camera programs that protect privacy & civil rights

Demilitarize & limit school policing

Create community governance structures

Build capacity for grassroots organizing