Roll Call: Policing in Chicago's Black Community, Then and Now
Join Lyric Opera of Chicago, WFMT, and WTTW for this virtual conversation focusing on the evolving relationship between the Chicago Police Department (CPD) and Chicago's Black community. Inspired by the Lyric premiere of Blue and WTTW’s FIRSTHAND: Gun Violence digital series, the discussion will include Howard Saffold, retired CPD officer and founding member of the African American Police League and Sergeant Jermaine Harris of the CPD's Community Policing Division. The discussion will be moderated by Chicago Tribune reporter and the Field Foundation’s Lolly Bowean.
Roll Call will take place on Tuesday, December 8 at 6pm. This event is free, and reservations are required.