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Connections: Cpt. Ronald Johnson on lessons from Ferguson

During the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, Governor Jay Nixon chose police Captain Ronald Johnson to oversee law enforcement efforts. It was a delicate situation, and Cpt. Johnson wanted to respect demonstrators while maintaining order.

Cpt. Johnson is in Rochester as a guest of Baden Street Settlement to talk about lessons learned from Ferguson. Our guests:

  • Captain Ronald S. Johnson, Missouri State Highway Patrol
  • RPD Deputy Chief Mark Simmons, board member for Baden Street Settlement
Evan Dawson is the host of "Connections with Evan Dawson." He joined WXXI in January 2014 after working at 13WHAM-TV, where he served as morning news anchor. He was hired as a reporter for 13WHAM-TV in 2003 before being promoted to anchor in 2007.
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