Black Lives Matter: Legislative Action I’m Taking to Fight for Justice

  • The date of each instance when deadly force was used;
  • The identifying characteristics of the victim and officer involved, including the race, gender, ethnicity, religion and approximate age of the victim;
  • Any alleged criminal behavior by the victim that justified the use of force;
  • An explanation, if any, by the relevant law enforcement agency of why deadly force was justified;
  • A copy of any use of deadly force guidelines in effect at the time at the law enforcement agency;
  • The nature of the deadly force used, including whether it involved a firearm; and
  • A description of any non-lethal efforts that were taken before deadly force was used.

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Rep. Jared Huffman

Rep. Jared Huffman

Congressman for California's North Coast. On Facebook at http://facebook.com/RepHuffman