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How policewomen make communities safer | Ivonne Roman

How policewomen make communities safer | Ivonne Roman

Update: 2019-07-3023
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Less than 13 percent of police officers in the United States are women -- despite their proven effectiveness in diffusing violent situations and reducing the use of force. Drawing on more than two decades of experience as a police officer and chief, TED Fellow Ivonne Roman shares how a simple change to police academy physical fitness tests could help build a more balanced force that benefits communities and officers alike.
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Flo Töller

On average, women are worse cops than men.

Aug 1st
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How policewomen make communities safer | Ivonne Roman

How policewomen make communities safer | Ivonne Roman

Ivonne Roman