11 this morning – Working-class Anaheim neighborhoods say “ENOUGH” to police brutality and harassment.


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Just arrived in our inbox (a remarkably short, or circular, voyage…)

For Immediate Release:

WORKING-CLASS ANAHEIM NEIGHBORHOODS SAY “ENOUGH”
TO POLICE BRUTALITY AND HARASSMENT.

WHEN: Wednesday May 22, 2013, 11 AM – directly following the weekly Los Amigos meeting

WHERE:  Jägerhaus German Restaurant, 2525 East Ball Road at 57 Fwy, Anaheim, CA 92806

WHO:  

  • Donna Acevedo, mother of Joel Acevedo
  • Genevieve Huizar, mother of Manuel Diaz
  • Theresa Smith, mother of Caesar Cruz
  • Sonia Hernandez, sister of Martin Hernandez
  • Yesenia Rojas, Anna Drive neighborhood activist
  • Alex Salazar, former LA policeman and civil rights investigator
  • Cynthia Ward, citizen watchdog

WHAT DO WE WANT:

  • At the minimum, for the officers who have killed to be re-assigned to other areas of the City.
  • A respectful dialogue with the new leadership of the department.
  • Respectful treatment from the police assigned to our neighborhoods.
  • An end to certain practices geared toward snaring young Latino men into the system.
  • More details to be provided Wednesday!

 

Contact:           Donna Acevedo,  acevedo_donna@hotmail.com


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