Police officers block the entrance to the Metropolitan Correctional Center federal prison as activists gather outside during a protest to bring attention to the May 25 murder of George Floyd by a Minneapolis police officer on May 29, 2020. The protest remained relatively peaceful until late into the evening.Colin Boyle/Block Club Chicago

What’s CPAC? Here’s What You Need To Know About A Local Push For Civilian Oversight Of Police

Aldermen say recent calls for increased police accountability have made the passage of the CPAC ordinance more pressing.

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Breonna Taylor Rally Raises Thousands To Help Support Black Women And Girls: ‘It’s Time For Our Voices To Be Heard’

My Block My Hood My City organized the Daley Plaza rally, bringing together hundreds to mourn the 26-year-old EMT shot by police in Louisville and to help support organizations led by and serving Black women and girls.