Give the Community the Power to Hold Police Accountable: We Need a People’s Civilian Review Board, Not the Alder’s CRB For the last 21 years, since Malik Jones was killed by East Haven Police Officers only two blocks away from his home in New Haven, the people of New Haven have called on the leaders […]
Black Lives Matter New Haven and People Against Police Brutality held a memorial vigil on April 14, 2017 for Malik E. Jones who was brutally gunned down by the East Haven Police Department on April 14th, 1997. We gathered in New Haven on Grand Ave., at the spot where Malik was killed, to celebrate his […]
Here’s a video we made in the run up to the most recent Board of Alders hearing about the Civilian Review Board, featuring some of our members and friends on why we need a powerful CRB in New Haven. Enjoy and share!
Our open letter to the New Haven Board of Alders, as it ran in the New Haven Independent on April 3, 2017. Featured as well was an overview of the recommendations given in our draft ordinance. To the New Haven Board of Alders, The community has demanded an effective Civilian Review Board for the past […]
Here is the introduction to the Malik Jones ACRB proposal. Its gives the historical context for our CRB campaign and speaks to the decades of work that has gone into the Malik ACRB proposal. Read the full ordinance proposal here (it’s a work in progress and we are looking for feedback). Introduction There has been […]