Bakersfield promises to review their arrest procedures.


Some of the goals for the police department to tackle over the next few months are.

Increasing communication with the public to clarify initiatives implemented, as well as those areas still in progress.

Outlining policing policies and training that are currently in place.

Issuing a statement about race having no impact on decision making in the city’s policies and policing practices.

Continue listening to and collecting community input on the issue.

Invite community leaders to convene and review requests from the community and create an action plan for addressing those requests.

“We continue to welcome community input and dialogue as together we seek to build a community where there is equality and justice for all,” Mayor Goh wrote on her facebook page.

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