Former Black LAPD Officer To Host Community Workshop On Surviving Hostile Police Encounters


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(Photos: Wikimedia Commons\Book Cover\Twitter)Los Angeles, CA– May 25, 2022 marks the two-year anniversary of the death of George Floyd. For most Americans and many around the world, the footage from that moment left an indelible impression upon hearts and minds. But for former Los Angeles Police Officer Joe Jones, the George Floyd killing triggered his first-hand experience with police brutality, racism, harassment and injustice experienced while he was an officer himself!As a result of Jones’s traumatic experiences, he now teaches young men and others how to avoid potentially fatal interactions with police officers.On Tuesday, May 24, 2022, the eve of the two-year anniversary of George Floyd’s death, Author Joe Jones will conduct his signature workshop, “How to Survive A Hostile Police Encounter.” The event is free and open to the public and will take place at 7:00 PM The Nile restaurant, located at 207 S. Market St. in Inglewood, CA. Individuals can RSVP here.The evening will include remarks by candidate for LA Superior Court Judge, Sharon Ransom, as well as a special musical performance by Jones’s son–LA recording artist, Casey Veggies. Jones will sign books after the presentation and food and drinks will be available for purchase. Space is limited.