Amendment 1 lands on the Nov. 6 ballot amid debates about policing
Talking to Jocques Clemmons’ mother, who’s calling for police oversight
Imagine you’re driving up the street, and as you are approaching a parking lot entrance/exit a car pulls out uproariously and suddenly causes you to have to slam on the breaks. You hit the car, damaging its bumper. The driver of the car that pulled out in front of you declares that because you hit him from behind it’s your fault and your fault only and leaves the scene.
The Department of Justice is recommending that Nashville conduct a thorough study of its policing culture. The direction comes after a white Metro police officer fatally shot a black man earlier this year.