Reflection Conversation with Force’s Director Alia Harvey-Quinn and Pastor Maurice Hardrick of the Live In Peace Movement, continued
Force Detroit surveyed 610 Detroiters about how they are experiencing violence.
How does violence impact how you move about the city?
What are resident’s sentiments around gun policy?
In this segment, the skill of police comes into question. Are police trained in the necessary skillset to stop this culture of violence? “It takes an expertise of insight to fight what is a cultural norm.” say Alia Harvey-Quinn, executive director of Force Detroit. “The people are the subject matter experts and they are who should be resourced to do this work.”