President Cox is speaking at the “Building a Community of Trust” presented by National Stop the Violence Alliance Inc.
The Honorable Dawda Fadera, Ambassador of Gambia, Africa has been invited to speak as well. This is very exciting because Gambia, Africa is where Kunta Kinte is from. He was betrayed in the movie “ROOTS” by Alex Haley.
Mitchell Davis wins 4-man race for 3rd Vice President! NOBLE’s very own Chief Mitchell Davis III of the Hazel Crest Police Department won the race for 3rd Vice President of the Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police.
CONGRATULATIONS Chief Mitchell! We are very proud!
Godly Servant: Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church pastor retires
Referred to as a Renaissance man, the Rev. Dr. Edward Rhodes is known for his love of God, groundbreaking law enforcement tenure and bridging the racial divide. Upon meeting him, one also quickly discovers the 75-year-old Cartersville resident has a passion for fly fishing in Alaska, raising beef cattle and proudly sharing pictures of his family. Shepherding Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church since Feb. 19, 1995, Rhodes will soon bid adieu to another chapter of his career as he officially retires from pastoring April 15. CLICK HERE for more information.
(Springfield, IL) – The Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police (ILACP) and the Illinois NAACP State Conference announced a resolution of shared principles that are designed to bridge the gap of mistrust between police and communities of color. The first of its kind in our nation’s history, the agreement between a NAACP state conference and a statewide law enforcement agency identifies the common ground between local law enforcement and communities of color in their commitment to and passion for defending civil rights and keeping communities safe.
CLICK HERE FOR THE Historic Document Signing between Illinois NAACP and Illinois Chiefs of Police
Dwayne Crawford, NOBLE Executive Director; Frederick Thomas, NOBLE Regional Five Vice President; Shaquille O’Neal, American retired professional basketball player; and James Siminoff, CEO & Chief Inventor at Ring.Networking with Ring, Incorporated – Home Security