Commentary: Stress-coping skills vital for police reform

Phil Andrew, principal of PAX Group consultancy and a former FBI agent said, “Since Chicago’s gun violence spike in 2016, a small, dedicated group of people and organizations began the hard work of realizing the bipartisan recommendations of the “21st Century Policing Implementation Guide,” which not surprisingly emphasizes building community trust and supports officer safety and well-being. The Chicago Police Department consent decree included much of the guide’s recommended reforms. An unprecedented philanthropic investment in violence intervention took hold. Communities Partnering 4 Peace and many other organizations established a beachhead.”

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