What Does Police Reform Look Like?

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Protesters and police stand-off in Milwaukee in 2016
Milwaukee Police move in on a group of protesters throwing rocks at them during protests over the police killing of 23-year-old Sylville Smith in August 2016. Calls for police reform continue in the wake of the killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Rayshard Brooks and others around the country. Jeffrey Phelps/ AP Photo

In the wake of several high-profile police-involved killings this year, cries for reform are growing. But what does police reform actually look like? We talk with a renowned criminal justice expert about what reforms have been tried, what’s worked, and what hasn’t.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Joe Tarr Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • David Kennedy Guest