Racial justice activists resigns from Burlington Police Commission - WPTZ

The Burlington Police Commission is backing the cops and white privilege, so Justice for All executive director Mark Hughes is resigning his position on the board overseeing Burlington police, he explained yesterday. Good reporting by Cambridge, VT native David Schneider of News 5.

"“The statutory authority, delegated powers and design of the commission render it ineffective. The City Attorney and the Police Union Contract further limit any authority that the Commission would have to provide adequate oversight. The Department’s gatekeepers ensure limited visibility of the Commission into the BPD,” writes Hughes."



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