Justice system fails: former La Mesa police officer found not guilty of filing a false police report
The NAACP San Diego Branch is disappointed with the not guilty verdict returned by the jury in the case of former La Mesa police officer Matthew Dages. The Branch believes there was more than enough evidence to convict this former police officer. The justice system failed in this case.
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The Matt Dages trial and the CPOB, while promising first steps, do not mean that all is well for racial justice and policing in La Mesa. Much work remains to be done.
After pressure from the NAACP San Diego Branch, KUSI apologies for simulcast with KGB Radio, and severs ties with the station.
Our January 6th General Membership Meeting will be held online via Zoom at 6pm. Zoom link: sandiegonaacp.org/zoom Interactive Meeting Agenda Full Meeting Packet Zoom Requirements For the safety of all attendees, we require the following from participants in our meetings: Have a (paid or) free Zoom account and log in to it before […]
The City has ignored all the recommendations of the Citizens Advisory Board on Police/Community Relations. It’s time stop wasting City money and the time of all the CAB members.
Learn about the California Voter’s Choice Act from the San Diego County Registrar of Voters!
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A renowned culinary historian offers a fresh perspective on our most divisive cultural issue, race, in this illuminating memoir of Southern cuisine and food culture that traces his ancestry—both black and white—through food, from Africa to America and slavery to freedom.
NAACP San Diego Branch strongly supports Supervisors Nora Vargas, Terra Lawson-Remer and Nathan Fletcher and condemns the violent and vitriolic comments that targeted these supervisors at the November 2, 2021 meeting of the San Diego County Board of Supervisors.
We stand in support of Dr. Wilma Wooten, County Public Health Officer, who was compared to Aunt Jemima during a verbal assault during public comment last Tuesday.
This meeting we will hear from 53 District Congresswoman Sara Jacobs.