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Bakersfield Residents Seek Police Reforms at City Council Meeting

Residents of Bakersfield expressed outrage to city leaders after after a teen girl said she was beaten by officers and attacked by a police dog. The case has led many residents to call for the city to install body cameras on officers to increase accountability. “We are fearful of the servants that took a pledge to protect us. You see my skin, and you see who I am, but you’re not here to protect me.”  Read more at South Kern Sol.

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This entry was posted on August 10, 2017 by in Print, South Kern Sol and tagged , , .

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