Police Accountability Board to hold oversight hearing on RPD’s protest policies

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TOPSHOT – Rochester Police use pepper spray, “less-lethal” munitions and teargas on protesters in Rochester, New York, on September 5, 2020, on the fourth night of protest following the release of video showing the death of Daniel Prude. – Prude, a 41-year-old African American who had mental health issues, died of asphyxiation after police arrested him on March 23, 2020, in Rochester. (Photo by Maranie R. STAAB / AFP) (Photo by MARANIE R. STAAB/AFP via Getty Images)

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — The Rochester Police Accountability Board will hold an oversight hearing on the Rochester Police Department’s new protest policies on Thursday.

According to a tweet from the PAB, board members will ask questions about Interim Chief Cynthia Herriott-Sullivan’s new department plan on policing mass gatherings.

MORE | As Prude decision looms, RPD leadership outlines protest response policies

The hearing will beheld at 6:30 p.m.

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