• A Town Hired A Black Woman Manager, The Entire Police Force Quit

    18 days ago - By Essence

    By Kevin L. Clark · Updated July 26, 2022 The entire police department in Kenly, North Carolina, announced their resignation, citing a “toxic” and “hostile” work environment coming less than two months after the town hired a new town manager, Justine Jones, a Black woman. According to a report in NewsOne , elected officials from the town of about 2,000 residents have gone silent on a plan for law enforcement moving forward. The July 20 mass resignation of the department's police chief, four full-time officers, and two town clerks, who are all white, have led many critics to question...
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