Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Co-Hose Community Policing Town Hall Meeting Tonight

Jo-Carolyn Goode | 1/15/2015, 4:56 p.m.
On Thursday, January 15, 2015, Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee and Bishop James Dixon and Community of Faith Church host a ...
Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee

Houston, Texas – On Thursday, January 15, 2015, Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee and Bishop James Dixon and Community of Faith Church host a Community Policing Summit Town Hall meeting tonight.

In an effort to improve the safety and security of communities of color and to prevent the occurrence of tragedies like what has occurred in Ferguson, Missouri and New York City, this Town Hall meeting brings together stakeholders from a variety of disciplines, including law enforcement, civic leaders, academia, law, and education. The goal of the Town Hall meeting is to create a model for community policing that will improve the mounting discourse between communities of color and local law enforcement.

WHAT: Community Policing Town Hall Meeting

WHEN: Thursday, January 15, 2015

TIME: 7:00pm

WHERE: The Community of Faith Church

1024 Pinemont Drive

Houston, Texas, 77091

WHO: Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee

Bishop James Dixon

Chief Charles McClelland

District Attorney Devon Anderson

State Representative Sylvester Turner

NAACP President James Douglas

Mayor Pro Tem Ed Gonzalez

Council Member C.O. Bradford

Council Member Jerry Davis

For more information, visit jacksonlee.house.gov/‎