UC Davis Leaders Unveil Plan To Reform Handling Of Protesters

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Friday, May 4, 2012

UC Davis leaders have laid out a list of proposed reforms in the wake of last November's pepper-spraying of students by campus police.

But the reforms won't likely go into effect before February 2013, the university said.

The action plan announced Wednesday includes a campuswide task force to review campus policies related to protests, an increase in students' role in police functions and an update of the campus's emergency operations plan, officials said.

The moves largely follow recommendations from the Reynoso Task Force Report released in March.

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