Activists

Civil rights groups push legislation on police transparency

Toni Holness, public policy director of the ACLU in Maryland, speaks at a press conference in Annapolis, Md., on February 8, 2017. She was discussing a bill promoting transparency in police departments, and changes files relating to internal complaint investigations so they are no longer personnel files and can be accessed with a Public Information Act request. (Hannah Klarner\ Capital News Service)