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Police brutality in Texas

Texas cities took quick actions after George Floyd's death. Advocates doubt they'll have a big impact.

As protests erupted in major Texas cities, local officials announced policy changes to reform policing. Advocates doubt the quickly cast votes and signed orders will have a real effect.

Law enforcement personnel stand guard in front of the El Paso Police Department headquarters building as protesters gathered…

“What we’re seeing is police departments or mayors, with the stroke of a pen, trying to make quick-hit changes.”

— Nicole Austin-Hillery, Human Rights Watch

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