Elimination Of Citizen Review Boards Last Bastion Of Police Accountability

(MintPress) – In December 2012, the Syracuse (N.Y.) Common Council unanimously moved to reauthorize and revamp the city’s Citizen Review Board (CRB). The board, which has existed since 1994, has been functionally dead for years, limited by the lack of cooperation from the police officers, browbeaten by powerful police chiefs and even more powerful police […]