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Head of Police Chiefs Group Apologizes for “Historical Mistreatment of Communities of Color”

Part of what fuels hostility toward law enforcement in this country is the perception that police officers, as a group, won’t acknowledge that some communities have good reason to distrust them. That rather than exhibiting some humility or at least a willingness to accept good-faith criticism, law enforcement instead dismisses that criticism out of hand as hateful, irrational, and uninformed.
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