Monday August 22, 2023
Pittsburgh Police Chief Larry Scirotto addresses the media at a press conference announcing the new series on Monday, August 21, 2023. (Megan Guza/Post-Gazette)
"“Our hope is that these dates will allow the citizens of Pittsburgh an opportunity to exchange thoughts, ideas, questions and concerns for Chief Scirotto and for him to share his vision of what he expects to see happen under his leadership.”
-Tim Stevens, Chairman and CEO, The Black Political Empowerment Project (B-PEP)
The Black Political Empowerment Project (B-PEP), in partnership with the Alliance for Police Accountability (APA), Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh and The NAACP Pittsburgh Chapter today announced a five-part community conversation series with the new Pittsburgh Police Chief Larry Scirotto in a press conference at B-PEP's headquarters.
The sessions will also feature presentations from the Citizen Police Review Board (CPRB) on their Roles, Responsibilities, and Powers.