Advocates push for police reform after summer of unrest

By JP KEENAN and IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.) -- Delisha Searcy has been pleading for police reform for more than a year after her 19-year-old son, De'Von Bailey, was shot in the back by officers in Colorado.

Police reform hits cop show writers’ rooms with CBS partnership

(LOS ANGELES) -- Today, CBS Television Studios, which airs hit police-themed shows like S.W.A.T. and Blue Bloods, announced it's partnering with the law enforcement and public safety advisory group 21CP Solutions to consult with the network's show writers.  The decision comes in the wake of massive protests... Read More.

NYC cuts $1B from police budget amid calls for reform

By Ivan Pereira, ABC NewsNew York City reduced a billion dollars from the NYPD in its city budget for the next year.Police reform advocates, cop supporters and President Trump expressed their discontent with slashing the NYPD's budget.

Policing reform bill fails to move forward in Senate

By ALLISON PECORIN and TRISH TURNER, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Democrats voted almost unanimously on Wednesday against a Republican policing reform proposal, effectively ending Congressional efforts to rein in law enforcement as thousands of protestors continue to flood streets across... Read More.

Police reform bill likely dying in Senate

By TRISH TURNER and ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- A partisan standoff between Senate Republicans and Democrats on Tuesday is likely to quash efforts at sweeping reform to policing practices in the U.S. despite angry protests across the country demanding change in... Read More.