GRPD Defunding

Michelle Jokisch Polo

In front of Grand Rapids City Hall, organizers of the Defund the Grand Rapids Police Department Campaign Coalition announced their list of demands for Grand Rapids City Commissioners.

“Our demands are for an emergency meeting by June 30th to reduce the police budget down to the required 32% and to have a plan by July 31st to have a full community conversation with the most marginalized folks in the Black community.”