New board designed to foster collaboration between CUPD, campus community

May 7, 2021

By CU Boulder Today

From the article: "...Last summer, Jokerst began meeting with Chavous, Molly Frommelt, also a student body president and co-author of the board’s composition and framework, and other student leaders to discuss how to improve public safety at CU Boulder. Since then, Jokerst said everything she discussed with students had been implemented, including adding students to officer interview oral boards, posting reports of bias-based profiling and use-of-force data on the CUPD website, and involving students in police training programs. 

Throughout the process, Jokerst met with her counterparts at the University of Chicago Police Department and other universities to gauge their work with their campus communities and asked for additional guidance from her partners at the Center for Policing Equity. The Auraria Higher Education Center in Denver, where the CU Denver campus is located, and the University of California Berkeley and UC San Diego are among the universities that have also established community advisory boards..."

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