Myth vs. Fact: How the Police Reform Bill Impacts Public Safety

August 1, 2020

On Friday, July 31, 2020 Governor Lamont signed into law House Bill 6004 An Act Concerning Police Accountability.

During the debate on the bill and since the bill’s passage, Connecticut Democrats have created misinformation about what the bill does, spreading myths about the legislation in an attempt to rationalize their votes and deflect criticism.

Click here to learn about the myths and get the truth about what the bill does through a careful analysis of the language, law and history.

The bill passed by Democrats will significantly impact our communities, public safety and policing in the state of Connecticut. It’s time they are honest about what those effects will be.

View Myth v. Facts.