Truth School Hosts Community Conversation With Police Chief Jody Kasper
When: Tuesday, October 16, 2018, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Location: First Churches, Lyman Hall, 129 Main Street, Northampton
This event is co-sponsored by Northampton Connects.
Andrea Ayvazian, Founder and Director of the Truth School, will facilitate a community conversation with Northampton Police Chief Jody Kasper and other members of the police force in Northampton. The Police Chief and other officers will respond to questions and hear concerns from local residents and activists. Police Chief Jody Kasper has been leading the department into a new era of community partnerships, with officers participating in training sessions focused on combatting bias, de-escalation practices, and seeking to build bridges across diverse communities. Everyone is welcome to this honest sharing and healthy back and forth discussion. You are invited to bring questions, and members of the Truth School staff will also be present to ask questions, listen, and share some reflections from their perspectives as local activists from diverse backgrounds. Come join the conversation.