DETROIT (AP) – U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder’s task force on children exposed to violence is holding its last public hearing this week in Detroit.
Holder launched the task force last fall as part of his Defending Childhood initiative, with ex-New York Yankees and Los Angeles Dodgers manager Joe Torre as co-chair.READ MORE: What Is The Best Sunscreen For Me? Environmental Working Group Releases Annual Guide
The task force is to take public testimony 5-7 p.m. Monday at Wayne State University’s Adamany Undergraduate Library.
Detroit U.S. Attorney Barbara McQuade, Acting Associate Attorney General Tony West and Acting Assistant Attorney General Mary Lou Leary are scheduled to give opening remarks Tuesday.READ MORE: Parole Denied For Don Miller Who Killed 4 Women In Lansing In The 1970s
The program Tuesday includes speakers who include Detroit police Chief Ralph Godbee and Now York city Probation Commissioner Vincent Schiraldi.
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