Local officials are taking a proactive approach to nationwide encounters between police and the public by hosting an informative presentation on Thursday.
“In light of recent events going on across the country, we want to be as proactive as possible in engaging the community and building trust with the citizens,” Rocky Mount police Community Resource Officer Brad Summerlin said.
Know Your Rights: The Law and You will be at 6 p.m. Thursday in the Rocky Mount City Council Chambers at City Hall, 331 S. Franklin St. Officials from the police department, authorities from Nash and Edgecombe sheriff’s departments, the city’s Human Relations Commission and local attorneys will work together to discuss a variety of topics related to people’s rights. (Source: Read more)
The Political Agitator response: The system works when you work the system. This dude worked it. But what tickled the hell out of me is it was a black cop involved and some say that certain things would not happen if it was a black cop and a black person involved. There goes that myth because this brother was on!
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