Detroit Branch NAACP Calls for Governor Snyder to Address Michigan State Police Practices and Policies
Rev. Dr. Wendell Anthony, President, Detroit Branch NAACP
Michigan State Conference NAACP
Congressman John Conyers, Jr.
Atty. Leonard Mungo
Arab American Civil Rights League (ACRL)
Today, Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Detroit Branch NAACP
8220 Second Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202
Detroit Branch NAACP President Rev. Dr. Wendell Anthony will lead a press conference calling for Governor Rick Snyder (R-Michigan) to meet and address:
- Col. Kriste Kibbey Etue’s role as the Director of the Michigan State Police (MSP)
- MSP’s current lack of diversity
- MSP’s testing practices
On Tuesday, October 3, Rev. Anthony sent an official request to Gov. Snyder for a meeting, details and data on MSP’s number of African Americans, Latinos, other minorities and women as troopers and senior staff since the federal consent decree removed in 1993.
For more information on the Detroit Branch NAACP please call (313) 871-2087 or visit www.detroitnaacp.org.