After investigations and scandal, rocky community relations, and a rising homicide rate, Mayor Bill Peduto has for the first time in the history of the Pittsburgh Police Bureau selected an outsider as chief.
Several community groups say they want more input before Mayor Luke Ravenstahl hires a new police chief.
KDKA Radio’s Chris Moore is joined in the studio by Tim Stevens and Kenneth Huston, of the Black Political Empowerment Project, in addition to Rev. Eugene “Freedom” Blackwell.
Tim Stevens, the Chairman of Black Political Empowerment Project, joined Mike Pintek this afternoon on Q&A Tuesday.
Young African American males in Pittsburgh are dieing in alarming rate from violence, but a group of community organizations and leaders have stepped up to create an anti-violence initiative. For more information, see the plan […]