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UMES 30 Ep. 26--Policing And Police Reform

Jun 3, 2019

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There have been quite a few debates over policing and police reform.

UMES 30 host Dr. Joshua K. Wright and his guests tackle issues of community policing, racial bias, gun control, and more.

The show's guests are Dr. Lorenzo Boyd and officer Lydia Polk.

Dr. Boyd is the former chair of the Criminal Justice and Social Science Department at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. Dr. Boyd is currently an associate professor at Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences in New Haven, Conn.

Officer Lydia Polk recently retired from the Metropolitan Police Department in Washington, D.C., after 26 years of service and receiving a number of awards. She now serves as security for her church in Largo, Md.

(ORIGINAL AIR DATE: 6/2/2019)