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Rawlings-Blake to testify in D.C. about policing in Baltimore

Rawlings-Blake to testify in D.C. about policing in Baltimore

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake plans to testify Tuesday afternoon at the first public listening session of President Barack Obama's Task Force on 21st Century Policing to discuss "building trust and legitimacy between police and the communities they serve," her staff said. 

Rawlings-Blake intends to testify along with Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter, Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson and New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu. 

The mayor plans to press specifically for additional funding for police body cameras, better police training and support for reforming internal affairs divisions, according to her spokesman, Kevin Harris. 

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