Outside consultants paid to review the Columbus Division of Police identified what what they called a clear and discernable difference in the incidence of use of force between minority and white residents in the city.
For example, black people accounted for half of the police use-of-force incidents in 2017, but make up less than 30% of the city’s population.
Today on All Sides with Ann Fisher: use of force in the Columbus Division of Police.
- Bethany Bruner, reporter, The Columbus Dispatch
- Andrea Morbitzer, Risk Manager for Community Employee Safety at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, and member of Franklin County Community Safety Advisory Committee
- Lorie Fridell, Professor of Criminology at the University of South Florida, developed and owns Fair and Impartial Policing
- Jason Pappas, Vice President of the Ohio Fraternal Order of Police