Black Lives Matter
Jabari supports the Right to Know Act, ending Broken Windows Policing, and shutting down Rikers on the fastest time-frame possible. He believes we can fight crime and end the war on black people, by erasing the divisions between police and communities.
- Bring participatory budgeting to the NYPD, so that communities can vote on how funds are allocated. Start with $1 million at every precinct, about 1.4% of the NYPD's annual budget:
- Require police officers to live in NYC. The current law allows officers to live in NYC or its surrounding counties, which leads to racial disparities: the majority of black and Hispanic officers live in NYC, but the majority of white officers do not.