Today Black Lives Matter D.C., Stop Police Terror Project D.C., and the American Civil Liberties Union of the District of Columbia asked a Court to order Mayor Muriel Bowser and two other top D.C. officials to comply with a provision of the Neighborhood Engagement Achieves Results Act that requires D.C. police to collect comprehensive data on all stops and frisks conducted in the District beginning in October 2016.Read More
As Officer Who Killed Terrence Sterling Appeals “Punishment,” Black Lives Matter DC, BYP 100, Stop Police Terror Project, No Justice No Pride, and SURJ DC March Against Rampant Police Violence, Racism, and Government InactionRead More
Open Letter: NEAR Act Implementation and Oversight
The Stop Police Terror Project-DC (SPTP) is an organization in the DC area committed to changing the system of racist, militarized policing. SPTP members have been involved in the Neighborhood Engagement Achieves Results (NEAR) Act at every stage - from its conception in mid-2015 to its unanimous passage by the DC Council in March 2015 to its full funding in the FY 2018 budget.