Your browser does not support JavaScript

Alert COVID-19 Update

Harvard University and Harvard Law School will shift to remote teaching and learning beginning Monday, March 23. For more information and the latest updates, please visit the HLS coronavirus information page.

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

The End of Policing – Exploring Police Abolition with Alex Vitale

February 27 @ 11:45 am - 12:45 pm

Alex Vitale, Professor of Sociology and Coordinator of the Policing and Social Justice Center at Brooklyn College, will discuss his book “The End of Policing.” This discussion will explore the problems with policing and the unprecedented expansion of policing in the United States over the last forty years. Vitale will also discuss alternative solutions to the problems currently addressed with police action, from violent crime to drug abuse to mental health crises. This event is sponsored by Unbound: Harvard Journal of the Legal Left. Lunch will be provided.


February 27
11:45 am - 12:45 pm
Event Category:


WCC 1015 Classroom


Publicity Contact Name
Joan Steffen
Publicity Contact Email