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Tuesday, 13 April 2021

Michigan community members perform minor car repairs, help minorities avoid police interactions

Credit: WXYZ Detroit
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Michigan community members perform minor car repairs, help minorities avoid police interactions
Michigan community members perform minor car repairs, help minorities avoid police interactions

The group is called Southeast Michigan Pull Over Prevention, and behind the effort are community members on a mission to pump the brakes when it comes to unnecessary police interactions.

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