MIAMI – The Miami-Dade County Community Relations Board (CRB)’s Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Committee (CJLE), under the Office of Community Advocacy, hosts a Community Forum to address the recent South Dade shootings. The event will take place at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb 26, in the multipurpose room of the Goulds Parks Recreation Center, 11350 SW 216th Street, Miami, FL 33170.
The community will be able to listen and speak to various police department officials, as well as public housing administrators.
The Miami-Dade Community Relations Board was founded in 1963 and its primary mission is to intervene and contain community tensions, as quickly as possible. The secondary mission of the Community Relations Board is to work proactively to identify and relieve intergroup conflicts before crises arise; to develop bridges of understanding and support programs in the community; to foster understanding, communication, and mutual respect; to develop and support local or city based Community Relations Boards throughout the county; and to assure that resources are in place to respond to community crisis.
For more information, please contact Miami-Dade County Community Relations Board Director Shirley Plantin, EJD at 305-375-1406.
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