What’s Next For Police Reform In Chicago And The U.S.?

The police killing of George Floyd ignited nationwide protests in the summer of 2020. More than a year later, where is police reform?

Chicago Police
Chicago police officers monitor a protest in June 2020. On Tuesday, the city council voted to approve a new contract for officers. Manuel Martinez / WBEZ
Chicago Police
Chicago police officers monitor a protest in June 2020. On Tuesday, the city council voted to approve a new contract for officers. Manuel Martinez / WBEZ

What’s Next For Police Reform In Chicago And The U.S.?

The police killing of George Floyd ignited nationwide protests in the summer of 2020. More than a year later, where is police reform?

The police killing of George Floyd ignited nationwide protests in the summer of 2020. More than a year after Floyd’s death, where are we when it comes to police reform?

GUESTS: Ekow N. Yankah, law professor, Cardozo School of Law

Cheryl Corley, NPR national desk correspondent based in Chicago