Virginia First State To Order Police Bias Training

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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A22893-2003Aug20.html Virginia police recruits will be required to take anti-discrimination training as part of a program to guard against racial profiling. The state also will provide training for current police officers and sheriff's deputies. Traffic tickets will include a phone number for drivers to complain about an officer's behavior. The Washington Post says the changes result from nearly a year's work by a panel of community leaders, law enforcement officials, and lawmakers. The . . .

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