Policing from the Inside Out: The Process of Restoring and Rebuilding Trust in Communities of Color

Policing Inside Out participants

On October 17, 2016, at the 123rd Annual IACP Conference and Exposition, then-IACP President Terrence M. Cunningham stood before the general assembly and took a significant step for the organization by directly addressing the complex—and often debated—issue of law enforcement relations with communities of color. During his speech, Cunningham recognized the mistrust that has often marred these relationships: