On April 1st, Ithaca and Tompkins County submitted their plans for reforming public safety. Although the Common Council and the County Legislature have committed to the points of their plans, they still have a long way to go before they're realized.
The recommendations don't have the mechanics and power of policy behind them yet, and so still have to be prove. This episode, we look at some of the recommendations that have the most promise for changing public safety to be more equitable.
This episode of Which Way Forward was co-reported by Ithaca College Park Scholars Emily Hung and Skylar. WRFI News Director, Jimmy Jordan, edited and produced today's episode. Music is by BlueDotSessions.