White Plains – Members of several Black law enforcement members, representation of fraternal groups and clergy from Westchester, Rockland & Nassau Counties, NYC and White Plains hold a press conference on Kenneth Chamberlain Sr., in front of the White Plains Federal Courthouse, Friday morning for Veteran’s Day.
Speakers at the presser included, Damon K. Jones (NY Rep of Blacks In Law Enforcement of America -BLEA), Jerome Rice (Retired NYC Corrections Captain, Veteran and President of the Co-Op Branch of NAACP) Bart Warden (Ethical Cultural Society), Ricky Maxwell (Westchester Corrections Association), Mike Hannon (Westchester Representative of BLEA), Darrin Green (Nassau County Corrections Association) and Anthony Mitchell (Former MVPD Deputy Commissioner & Westchester Rep of BLEA).
Others present included members or representatives of the White Plains/ Greenburgh NAACP, Anti-Racism Alliance, Westchester Coalition for Police Reform, WESPAC, People Before Politics Radio and more. BW Stands With The Chamberlain Family & Salutes The Veterans.
AJ Woodson is the Editor-In-Chief of Black Westchester and Co-Owner of Urban Soul Media Group, the parent company, Host & Producer of the People Before Politics Radio Show. AJ is a Father, Brother, An Author, Journalism Fellow (Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism), Hip-Hop Artist - one third of the legendary underground rap group JVC FORCE known for the single Strong Island, Radio Personality, Hip-Hop Historian, Documentarian, Activist, Criminal Justice Advocate and Freelance Journalist whose byline has appeared in several print publications and online sites including The Source, Vibe, the Village Voice, Upscale, Sonicnet.com, Launch.com, Rolling Out Newspaper, Daily Challenge Newspaper, Spiritual Minded Magazine, Word Up! Magazine, On The Go Magazine and several others.