Austin Police launching initiative to build community trust

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Austin Police are investing an idea: giving the community more information to build trust.

This is a part of a national program, Rebuilding and Creating Community Trust, aimed at helping communities across the country.

Austin Police Chief Art Acevedo was just in Washington D.C. getting an update.

As a part of the initiative APD released 14 years worth of information detailing 99 police shooting cases.

Acevedo joined us in the KXAN studio to tell us more about the program.

 

 

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