After a two-week tour of the US, a United Nations mission has called for systemic reform to end police brutality and discrimination against Black people by law enforcement. The report stated that the existing reforms and measures taken by the US government were not enough to address the issue. The mission has called for a complete overhaul of the criminal justice system and a commitment to human rights. The report also highlighted the need for accountability, transparency, and independent oversight. The mission added that strengthening community engagement was essential in building trust between law enforcement and the public.
Today: December 9, 2023