As Virginia lawmakers weigh civilian oversight of police, some in law enforcement object

With the General Assembly set to convene for a special session next week, Virginia lawmakers are signaling strong support for legislation empowering local citizen review boards to investigate and in some cases discipline police officers accused of misconduct. “In my opinion civilian review boards must be the centerpiece of police reform,” Del. Patrick Hope, D-Arlington, … Continue reading As Virginia lawmakers weigh civilian oversight of police, some in law enforcement object