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On July 12, 2016 the Board of Directors of Interfaith Works formally endorsed Initiative 873 concerning police deadly force. Last February, the Board endorsed House Bill 2907 to amend the state statute on police use of deadly force in recognition that current law makes it virtually impossible to charge a law enforcement officer with a......

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By Austin Jenkins – KPLU / NWNews – July 14, 2016 Cutline: Olympia Police Chief Ronnie Roberts says police departments ”need to be more transparent, more open and more accountable.” — “The police force in Washington’s state capital is changing. Fourteen months ago a white police officer in Olympia shot two African-American brothers. The shooting......

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