Sunrise police

Caitie Switalski / WLRN

There was a large service at the Faith Center in Sunrise Thursday night, but it wasn't just a religious one.

 

The center partnered with law enforcement and Broward County political leaders for a town hall about race relations and police. A few hundred people were there to ask questions and submit comments to a panel.

 

The meeting was organized  in response to high-profile shootings in Louisiana and Minnesota and police killings in Dallas and Baton Rouge.

 

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