(Hours 3b,c) Rich spoke to Andrew Smith, who is the Disproportionate Minority Contact coordinator. They spoke about what Disproportionate Minority Contact is and why it is an issue that needs to be brought to the table. He talked about the factor of perception in the issue and they discussed police reports within the Queen City.
(Hour 3c) As Rich and Andrew continued they discussed the importance of improving interactions between minority youth and police officers. They then spoke about the Mirror Project, detailing it’s purpose and it’s impact on the Relative Rate Index. Tune in to hear about all of this and more.