Black and Blue: Perspectives of Black Law Enforcement Leadership
On Tuesday, October 26, Holy Names University and the Undergraduate Criminology Program hosted a panel discussion, Black and Blue: Perspectives of Black Law Enforcement Leadership.
At this event, the complexities of race and associated challenges of being a law enforcement leader and a person of color was discussed. Guest panelist include police chiefs from Fremont, Piedmont, and Oakland Police Departments. They shared their unique perspectives, discussed their experience policing during a time where support for law enforcement is encountering challenges, and shared perspectives and insight on the future of enforcement and community engagement. Panelists:
- Chief LaRonne Armstrong, Oakland Police Department
- Chief Jeremy Bowers, Piedmont Police Department
- Chief Sean Washington, Fremont Police Department
- Dr. Talia Moore, Holy Names University