Chief of Police, PPB
I fully anticipate this becoming a national model for policing in the United States. The work YEP is doing can and will be replicated across the country.
The YIP workshop is outstanding overall, especially with its discussion of youth-oriented outlooks. This section is crucial because it centers around both past experiences and future expectations of youth in Portland
Powerlessness stems from many different places for youth in relation to government. Youth generally expect not to be heard, or respected, because of how they have been treated in the past and in the rest of their lives.