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    We have begun. Welcome! This event is being held jointly with PRI’s The World & WGBH.

  • Maureen Makin

    Please discuss informants. My experience with police and informants is that they are willing to disadvantage the suspect. Such as telling landlords and employers that a person is under investigation. These people need to be audited and any information from them can’t be used.

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    The report noted in the clip of President Obama is available here: https://cops.usdoj.gov/pdf/taskforce/taskforce_finalreport.pdf. Panelist Tracey Meares served on the task force that produced that report.

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    This video is courtesy of Fight Crime: Invest in Kids: https://www.strongnation.org/fightcrime

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    More info about the organization that Brian Corr leads is here: http://www.nacole.org/

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    We are still collecting questions from our viewers. If you have one for our panelists, post them here or email them to theforum@hsph.harvard.edu.

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    We will post the video of this panel on demand on this site tomorrow, and also on YouTube.

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    We are wrapping up. Thank you all for joining us today.

  • Charles Homer

    How can we overcome the resentment from police/police unions to even consider these issues legitimate (see NYC/DeBlasio)?

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    Thank you again for joining us today. Look for the video of this event on demand here tomorrow and also on YouTube. We thank all of our panelists, Phillip Martin and PRI’s The World & WGBH.