Police Issues and Initiatives
Know Your Rights when Engaging With the Police.
Check out our various B-PEP initiated ordinances and bills, and download our "You and the Police" brochure!
B-pep press conference announcing new "You and the Police" brochure
Press conference on Recommendations for Police
B-PEP CHAIR & CEO, along with Citizen Police Review Board Director, Beth Pittinger, led the effort, working with area police, to update and expand the YOU & THE POLICE brochure
Learn more about B-PEP’s numerous recommendations to improve policing in the Pittsburgh area and beyond
National Initiative for Building Trust 2018 Interim Status Report
Update Reports from the City of Pittsburgh Bureau of Police
B-PEP letters sent to area politicians and police officials regarding the death of Antwon Michael Rose II
B-PEP has partnered with the city and county in support of bills and ordinances designed to make interactions with police and law enforcement safer, and better.
Ordinance No. 26
Introduced February 2, 2010
Committee: Public Safety Services