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Deaf Community

Neil McDevitt, executive director of Deaf Hearing Communications Centre, addresses City Council. (credit: Mike Dunn)

City Council Briefed On How Police Interact With Deaf, Hard Of Hearing

Advocates for the deaf and hard of hearing appeared at Philadelphia City Council this past week to give their view on how the police department interacts with deaf people who are victims of crimes, or even suspects.

01/11/2015

A recent Police Advisory Commission meeting with deaf community. (credit: Neil McDevitt, DHCC)

Effort Underway To Build Bridge Between Philadelphia Police & Deaf, Hard Of Hearing

The Philadelphia Police Advisory Commission is taking steps to open the lines of communication between cops and those who are deaf and hard of hearing.

10/30/2013