Bergen NAACP To Host Forum On Transparency Prompted By Bill To Withhold Police Video, 911 Tapes From Public – Tuesday, Feb. 23rd at 7 PM

In response to the introduction of S788 by Senator Paul Sarlo — the bill proposes to exempt all police videos and 911 calls from OPRA — a forum will be hosted on Feb. 23, 2016 by the Bergen County NAACP to discuss transparency of government and law enforcement agencies.  -NJFOG

by Paul Nichols
Feb. 09, 2016
The Bergen Dispatch

 

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FOLLOW-UP ARTICLE:

Senator Sarlo responded to the criticism of his proposed bill making police videos and 911 calls exempt from OPRA by suggesting he was considering amendments. -NJFOG

Facing criticism, N.J. lawmaker may change bill shielding police video from public
By S.P. Sullivan
NJ Advance Media for NJ.com
February 24, 2016 (updated 2/25/16)