Increasing Community Policing

Strong relationships of mutual trust between law enforcement and the communities they serve are critical to maintaining public safety and ensuring efficiency in policing. We must provide more opportunities for our law enforcement officers to move beyond their offices and squad cars to engage in meaningful conversation with the community.

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Torpy at Large: ...Then rise, Ceasar!

Eight years ago, civil rights icon and former Atlanta Mayor Andrew Young asked then City Councilman Ceasar Mitchell not to run for mayor.“I told him I’d support him next time,” Young told me this week. “Ceasar was generous and wise enough not to compete.”

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PressCaryAnn Liner
Civil Rights Icons Endorse Ceasar

Ambassador Andrew Young and Dr. C.T. Vivian formally endorsed Ceasar Mitchell for Mayor of Atlanta during a press conference this week. The legendary civil rights activists shared why Mitchell has earned their support and stands out as the only candidate with a record of leadership, experience and vision to lead “a city too busy to hate.”

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