HAMILTON, OH (FOX19) - The Dayton Chapter of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference will hold a town hall meeting and news conference on Saturday to discuss complaints of racial profiling and unequal treatment against the Hamilton Police and the city and county court system.
The meeting will be at 5 p.m. at Payne Chapel A.M.E. Church at 300 South Front Street in Hamilton.
This event conference is being called by Bishop Richard E. Cox, Dayton Local SCLC President and National Board Member, and Keith Lander, Dayton Local SCLC Chairman, with the NAACP and other community leaders.
They will discuss these proposals:
- 1. Meeting with City Hall to focus attention on a signed agreement with the city.
- 2. City employment of African Americans and other minorities
- 3. To encourage African Americans and other minorities to register and vote
- 4. To consider going to a Ward System