Send an email to the NEW Macomb County prosecutor Peter Lucido and Macomb County executive Mark Hackel. Tell them to drop charges against protesters targeted by Shelby Township police. Send Now.  Update on the Shelby5: Read →


Facial recognition software is notoriously inaccurate and racially biased. It has led to documented false of arrests of Black people in Detroit. Our communitiies deserve better! Read More and Sign the Petition Here →

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Our Demands Priorities voted on at June 8 march

  1. Defund and demilitarize the police
  2. End Project Greenlight and facial recognition
  3. Drop all charges and citations against protesters
  4. Stop all evictions
  5. Drop citations received by Detroiters during the stay-at-home order
  6. Legally define all sex in police custody as rape.
  7. Prosecute and fire any police officer involved in police brutality
  8. Stop criminalizing homeless people
  9. Make Detroit a Sanctuary City
  10. Create an independent office for disabled citizens
  11. Restore and maintain running water for all Detroiters
  12. Release all non-violent offenses
  13. Requirement for all DPD officers to live in Detroit
  14. No use of rubber bullets / military tactics
  15. Decriminalize all recreational drugs
  16. Invest in mental health and substance abuse services
  17. Charge officers who hide badges
  18. Enforce the duty to intervene for officers
  19. Abolish foreclosures
  20. End police union funding of District Attorney's office
  21. End cash bail
  22. Make police accountability accessible
  23. End jailing of juveniles