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|Other Voices: Who Polices the Police|
|Date||Tuesday June 05|
|Time||7:00 PM - 8:00 PM|
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Community Media Center
900 San Antonio Road, Palo Alto, CA 94303
A conversation with Judge LaDoris Cordell, Independent Police Auditor for the City of San Jose, Former Superior Court Judge
With the widespread use of mobile media such as cell phones and camcorders, police misconduct -- especially in cases involving "crowd control" at political demonstrations -- is coming under ever-increasing scrutiny. Some images of police using excessive force have become nearly iconic.
What happens when a police officer misbehaves? Who polices the police?