After the state legislature passed major police reforms, police unions say the legislation creates practical uncertainties that will need revision next session. State police representatives were heavily involved in drafting landmark police reform bills this session about how, and what kind of laws, can make police departments safer for the communities they serve and hold officers accountable in new ways. But police representatives said their concerns about amorphous policies were swept aside in the final marathon days of the legislative session.
Anne Arundel police unions question how to implement Maryland standard on when to use force
May 4, 2021