For Immediate Release

Media Advisory

Event: DCAPB Holds Public Meetings to End Police Brutality
Dates: Wednesday, Oct. 22, 7:00-9:00pm, Club Technology
8230 E. Forest, Near Seminole
Friday, Oct. 24, 7:00-9:00pm, Cass Corridor Center
3535 Cass Ave., near Martin Luther King Blvd.
Contact: Ron Scott, DCAPB Spokesperson, 313.963.8116
E-mail: detroitcoalition@att.net

Detroit Coalition Against Police Brutality Hosts Annual October 22
Commemoration

The Detroit Coalition Against Police Brutality will organize the annual
October 22 National Day of Action Against Police Brutality on both
October 22 and 24. The events are entitled: "Journey to Reconciliation
and Justice: From Transformation to Victory."

On Wednesday, Oct. 22 a "Family and Community Speak-out" will be held at
Club Technology, located at 8230 E. Forest. The agenda for this program
includes the following topics:

I. How to protect your rights

II. Challenging police brutality--what can people do?

III. Legal recourse and resources

IV. Ongoing efforts and activities of the DCAPB

Then on Friday, Oct. 24, the second part of the commemoration will be
entitled: "Voices of Victory: A Journey Through Reconciliation." This
event will be held at the Cass Corridor Development Center at 3535 Cass
Avenue. The agenda for this program is to:

I. Create peace in our neighborhoods

II. End law enforcement violence against citizens

These events are open to the general public. For more details contact
the numbers listed above.