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Video: Police-Citizen Trust Is a Path out of the Crisis

The murder of George Floyd and other high-profile incidents of police violence are part of a larger crisis of trust between U.S. police forces and the communities they protect. Yale SOM’s Rodrigo Canales says that the solution is for police organizations to think of their mission not simply as reducing crime but as building trust with citizens. 

A police officer behind police tape talking to a citizen