Beyond Police Say: Exploring the media’s reliance on official accounts

On October 14, the Canadian Journalism Foundation (CJF) will be hosting a virtual event called Beyond “Police Say” that will explore the media’s reliance on official police accounts.

The event begins at 1 p.m. ET. Admission to the event is free.

Participating in the discussion will be Karen Attiah, columnist with The Washington Post, Wendy Gillis, crime and police reporter for the Toronto Star, and Adrian Harewood, host of CBC News Ottawa at 6.

The event is part of the CJF’s J-Talks Live program that explores pressing journalistic issues. The discussion will be hosted by Anna Maria Tremonti.

To register for the event, please click here.