N.C. Police Reforms, Sunday Distillery Sales Start In October
Last updated 9/30/2021 at 3:48pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — New police accountability reporting requirements, rules for sheriff's candidates, mandated clergy hospital visitation and Sunday bottled liquor sales begin as all or parts of more than 30 new laws take effect on Friday in North Carolina.
Legislation approved earlier this year and taking effect Oct. 1 includes several provisions from broader criminal justice reform bills that are designed to identify wayward officers and deputies and push them out of law enforcement. The measures stemmed from calls for change during a time of national focus on racial inequity and polic...