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November 2021

SSJC Watch Party: Worksession for Bill 18-21

November 1, 2021 | 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Montgomery County

Join the Silver Spring Justice Coalition (SSJC) for a watch party of the worksession for Bill 18-21, which will strengthen Body Worn Camera use and review in Montgomery County. 

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Montgomery County Racial Equity and Policing Team Meeting

November 2, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Montgomery County
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Join us for our next Racial Equity and Policing Team meeting to get updates about current campaigns and take action together. Everyone is welcome!

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Montgomery County Watch Party: Policing Advisory Commission Update

November 8, 2021 | 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Montgomery County
Hold police accountable

Join JUFJ and the Silver Spring Justice Coalition for a virtual watch party, where we'll watch a report from the County's Policing Advisory Commission (PAC) about their work and recommendations.

Our watch party will begin at 1 PM with a review of the Policing Advisory Commission, and we will begin screensharing the worksession at 1:30 PM.  

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Montgomery County Watch Party: Worksession for Bill 17-21

November 15, 2021 | 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Montgomery County
Hold police accountable

Join JUFJ for a virtual watch party of the worksession for Bill 17-21, which creates new training requirements for incoming police officers in Montgomery County. 

The watch party will start at 1 PM with a review of the bill, and we will begin screensharing the worksession at 1:30 PM. 

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December 2021

Protest at the HoCo State’s Attorney’s Office: Justice for Kwamena Ocran!

December 1, 2021 | 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Maryland State
Howard County State’s Attorney’s Office, 9250 Judicial Way
Ellicott City, MD 21043 United States
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Protest graphic for the event. The graphic says 'Join us to demand Justice for Kwam! Noon on Wed, Dec 1. Shame on HoCo State's Attorney Richard Gibson! Reopen the case against the killer cops!" The flyer also has the event location and time, and the url bit.ly/justice4kwam where you can request a seat on the bus.

Join JUFJ and our partners in the Silver Spring Justice Coalition to demand justice for Kwamena Ocran a"h, who was unjustly killed by Gaithersburg police on January 8, 2021. We'll meet -- socially distant and with masks -- at the Howard County State's Attorney's Office.

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Montgomery County Racial Equity and Policing Team Meeting

December 7, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Montgomery County
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Join us for our next Racial Equity and Policing Team meeting to get updates about current campaigns and take action together. Everyone is welcome!

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January 2022

Montgomery County Racial Equity and Policing Team Meeting

January 4 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Montgomery County
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Join us for our next Racial Equity and Policing Team meeting to get updates about current campaigns and take action together. Everyone is welcome!

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HEARING: Montgomery County Police Accountability

January 18 | 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Montgomery County
Hold police accountable

Montgomery County needs real police accountability, but Bill 49-21 waters down community oversight of police. Join the Silver Spring Justice Coalition for a virtual watch party of the bill hearing and help amplify community concerns about this important legislation.

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Worksession Watch Party: Montgomery County Police Disciplinary Boards

January 24 | 9:15 am - 11:30 am
Montgomery County
Hold police accountable

Montgomery County needs real police accountability, but Bill 49-21 waters down community oversight of police. Join the Silver Spring Justice Coalition for a virtual watch party of the bill worksession to follow along with this important legislation.

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February 2022

Montgomery County Racial Equity and Policing Team Meeting

February 1 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Montgomery County
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Join us for our next Racial Equity and Policing Team meeting to get updates about current campaigns and take action together. Everyone is welcome!

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Worksession Watch Party: Montgomery County Police Disciplinary Boards

February 11 | 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Montgomery County
Hold police accountable

Montgomery County needs real police accountability, but Bill 49-21 waters down community oversight of police. Join the Silver Spring Justice Coalition for a virtual watch party of the bill worksession to follow along with this important legislation.

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Worksession Watch Party: Montgomery County Police Disciplinary Boards

February 16 | 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Montgomery County
Hold police accountable

Montgomery County needs real police accountability, but Bill 49-21 waters down community oversight of police. Join the Silver Spring Justice Coalition for a virtual watch party of the bill worksession to follow along with this important legislation.

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WEEK OF ACTION: Police Free Schools in Montgomery County

February 21 - February 25
Montgomery County
People holding signs with text: Montgomery County Police Free Schools WEEK OF ACTION

People in Montgomery County believe that all students should be safe in schools, regardless of their race, which school they attend, or their academic performance. But after a tragic shooting at Magruder High School, some people are pushing for a “solution” that will harm Black and brown students especially, without making any students safer: expanding police presence in Montgomery County Public Schools. Let’s invest in our students, not arrest them. Join JUFJ and coalition partners for a virtual Police Free Schools Week of Action.

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March 2022

Worksession Watch Party: Montgomery County Police Disciplinary Boards

March 1 | 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Montgomery County
Hold police accountable

Montgomery County needs real police accountability, but Bill 49-21 waters down community oversight of police. Join the Silver Spring Justice Coalition for a virtual watch party of the bill's full council worksession to follow along with this important legislation.

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Montgomery County Racial Equity and Policing Team Meeting

March 1 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Montgomery County
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Join us for our next Racial Equity and Policing Team meeting to get updates about current campaigns and take action together. Everyone is welcome!

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April 2022

Montgomery County Racial Equity and Policing Team Meeting

April 5 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Montgomery County
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Join us for our next Racial Equity and Policing Team meeting to get updates about current campaigns and take action together. Everyone is welcome!

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Care not Cops Demonstration

April 14 | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Montgomery County
Montgomery College Cultural Arts Center, 7995 Georgia Ave
Silver Spring, MD 20910 United States
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Join the Silver Spring Justice Coalition for a demonstration highlighting the relationship between mental health, race, disability, and police violence and protesting the recent decision not to bring criminal charges against the Montgomery County Police officers who killed Ryan LeRoux.

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May 2022

Montgomery County Racial Equity and Policing Team Meeting

May 3 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Montgomery County
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Join us for our next Racial Equity and Policing Team meeting to get updates about current campaigns and take action together. Everyone is welcome!

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June 2022

Montgomery County Racial Equity and Policing Team Meeting

June 7 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Montgomery County
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Join us for our next Racial Equity and Policing Team meeting to get updates about current campaigns and take action together. Everyone is welcome!

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Montgomery County Council: PAB Nominee Interviews

June 21 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Montgomery County
Hold police accountable

Join JUFJ and our partners in the Silver Spring Justice Coalition (SSJC) for a virtual watch party, where we'll watch the Council interviews of the nominees for the Police Accountability Board.

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