ADL Calls Indictment of Police Officers “Important and Necessary Step Forward”

Washington, DC, May 22, 2015 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today responded to the grand jury indictments returned against six Baltimore police officers on charges connected to the death of Freddie Gray last month in Baltimore, Maryland. David C. Friedman, ADL’s Washington, DC Regional Director, issued the following statement: “This indictment is an important and…
Read more ▶

ADL Calls Charges Against Officers in Freddie Gray’s Death Appropriate and a First Step in Restoring the Community’s Trust

Washington, DC, May 1, 2015 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today called the Baltimore’s State Attorney’s prospective charges against six officers in the death of Freddie Gray, an African American man who suffered a spinal injury while in police custody and died a week later, appropriate and a critical first step in restoring the community’s…
Read more ▶


Education Committee Hosts a Panel of Law Enforcement Leaders for a Discussion of “Beyond Ferguson”

In April, the Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL) Education Committee hosted a panel of local law enforcement leaders for a candid discussion of the recent police shootings that have been the focus of widespread public and media scrutiny. Representing the Alexandria Police Department, Metropolitan Police Department (MPD), and Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations, these…
Read more ▶

ADL Shares its Expertise on Fighting Anti-Semitic Hate Crimes at the OSCE ODIHR Conference in Vienna, Austria

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) provided its expertise on fighting anti-Semitic hate crimes at a meeting convened by the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe’s (OSCE) Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) in Vienna, Austria. The meeting was attended by forty representatives from civil society organizations and Jewish communal security experts from communities in…
Read more ▶