Tags » Ron Scott

Street Beat: Racism And Youth Violence

On Saturday, August 8, 2015, Street Beat host Amyre Makupson discusses racism and youth violence and how it can be prevented with Detroit Police Chief James Craig; Ray Winans of the Cease Fire Community Organization; Ron Scott from the Detroit Coalition Against Police Brutality; and Professor James Perkinson from the Humanities Department at Ecumenical Theological Seminary who discusses the origin of racism, how it can be addressed and eliminated. 30 more words

Shows

Detroit Police Chief Craig Exchanges Words With Community Leader Regarding Tasers

DETROIT (WWJ) — Detroit’s Police Chief and a community leader faced-off in a war of words over the chief’s proposal to equip officers with tasers on Thursday. 236 more words

News

Ferguson grand jury: Brown’s killer will walk free

In light of the grand jury decision not to charge White Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of an unarmed 18-year-old African American teen, Michael Brown, many are reacting to the decision with deep disappointment. 895 more words

National News

Ferguson Grand Jury: Brown's Killer Will Walk Free

In light of the grand jury decision not to charge White Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of an unarmed 18-year-old African American teen, Michael Brown, many are reacting to the decision with deep disappointment. 895 more words

National News

Ron Scott - In the Keys of Love

This pianist, keyboardist, composer, and bandleader has a sound that joins the smooth with the funky, including Neo Jazz, spicy Latin rhythms and R&B. At the age of 34, Scott created his first band The 650 Connection. 105 more words

Smooth Jazz

$4.26m to Taylor University shows the power of alumni

While perusing through the news reports today we came across this interesting item about a donation to Taylor University in eastern Indiana. The gift – a generous $4.26 million – came not from a single donor but from a group of alumni celebrating their 50-year reunion. 96 more words

Relationship Mapping

City Of Detroit Looks To Remove Federal Monitoring Of Police Department

DETROIT (WWJ/AP) – A judge is holding a hearing on the federal government’s request to terminate an 11-year-old agreement with the Detroit Police Department to reduce excessive force and make other improvements. 238 more words

Local