Charleston Police Deliver for BWB

Post date: Dec 2, 2016 12:29:51 PM

November 25, 2016 — In July, Henry moved her family from an upstairs apartment to the one directly downstairs. Something went wrong with her change of address, and the books stopped coming in the mail.They stopped coming, that is, until Officer Antwan Carter of the Charleston Police Department knocked on her door one day, books in hand. He knew the neighborhood, and he'd asked around about Henry's family.

Carter wasn't the only officer who hand-delivered books this year. In the spring, as Charleston police officers sat in community listening sessions meant to build public trust as part of the Illumination Project.... Read the rest of the article at the Post and Courier.