Press Release: Community groups call for a moratorium on street checks

VPD review of street checks being released by Vancouver Police Board today Vancouver, unceded Coast Salish Territories — New provincial Policing Standards fail to address racial biases and the underlying harms of street checks, and the just-released Vancouver Police Department (VPD) policies and VPD-commissioned review perpetuate stigmatizing norms and behaviours that discriminate against vulnerable people instead of protecting them. Downtown […]