Community is the Future of Public Safety

Mar 9, 2024

4:00pm – 5:00pm CT

The traditional approach to public safety—policing, prosecutions, and prison—has been failing for generations. A real alternative is community-centered solutions that are working in cities across the nation, addressing the root causes of violence and healing trauma in those communities. Learn how communities are redefining public safety and the extraordinary impact these new approaches are having on current and future generations.

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James Cadogan

National Basketball Social Justice Coalition

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Lisa Daniels

Darren B. Easterling Center for Restorative Practices

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Jamila Hodge

Equal Justice USA

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Greg Jackson

White House Office of Gun Violence Prevention

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