PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — This week on Flashpoint: We deal with the talk over police transparency. Philadelphia Police have a directive that requires the discharge of the names of officers concerned in deadly shootings inside seventy two hours. Lately, Black Lives Matter protesters demonstrated outdoors of Officer Ryan Pownall’s residence. Pownall shot and killed David Jones within the again throughout a visitors cease in June. Quickly after the protest, the Philadelphia Fraternal Order of Police sued to defend officers’ names and gained a short lived order. A listening to is scheduled for this week.
KYW Group Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg moderates a vigorous dialogue between Isaac Gardner of the Justice for David Jones Coalition; Rochelle Bilal a veteran police officer and president of the Guardian Civic League; and Benjamin Mannes, a former federal regulation enforcement officer turned public security skilled who helps HB 27, which might defend officers names for 30 days or till any investigation is full.
The Newsmaker for this week is Captain John Ryan, the brand new head of the Philadelphia Police Division’s murder unit. Lastly, the change maker of the week is Christine P. Hennigan who’s internet hosting “Hearth Chat: Information is Energy” on October 10 to empower ladies with info on tips on how to get extra concerned with marital funds.
Flashpoint airs each Sunday at eight:30am on KYW Newsradio 1060AM.