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2020:
Police bill plays big role in Connecticut legislative races

Stung by accountability bill, Connecticut police unions target the ‘yes’ votes

Policing goes on, regardless of who is chief, says head of Bridgeport police union

Republicans call on Gov. Lamont to suspend police accountability law

Powell is off-base on police officers (letter to the editor)

Police accountability bill causes local police unions to endorse Zucaro for state representative

First provisions of Connecticut’s police accountability law now in effect

Wilton police union, reps criticize loss of ‘qualified immunity’ amid new reforms

Connecticut’s sweeping police accountability bill has some officers planning to leave the job. Legislators say only bad cops need worry.

After the police reform law, I can’t imagine why anyone would want to be a police officer

CSP Union releases vote of no confidence in leadership ability of Gov. Lamont, dept. leadership

‘I have done nothing to cause feelings of guilt’: A veteran officer speaks out

Source: Over 30 Meriden police officers may explore retirement due to police accountability bill

Navigating two worlds: Black police officers discuss wearing a badge

Accountability Meets Inconvenient Truths (Force Science)

Passing police reforms was hard. Making them work might be harder.

Lamont signs police reforms, but tells cops, ‘You’re my heroes’

Connecticut lawmakers passed a comprehensive police accountability bill. Here’s 9 ways it will change policing in the state.

ACLU: Union contracts that shield CT police from discipline ‘have got to go’

Opinion: Why use-of-force training is failing police officers