Radio Show #281 – Springfield City Councilor Melvin Edwards’ Views on Facial Recognition Technology in Springfield Police Work

Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno supports the use of facial recognition technology in the Springfield Police Department.

Councilor Melvin Edwards and other members of the council do not believe that this is the time to move forward on its implementation.

A moratorium has been proposed by the council, and rejected by the Mayor.

Here, Councilor Edwards presents his position on the issue.

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, September 28, 2017

Mayor Sarno pulls Club Pandora’s license.
Holyoke had a preliminary election, and hardly anyone showed up…
Volunteers needed at Chicopee Police substation!
Local business people on the move!
The Midtown Men come back to Symphony Hall!
Ware police investigate downtown graffiti.

Radio Show #39 – Mayor Domenic Sarno

Mayor Dom Sarno joins Brad Shepard for an unflinching look at the road ahead, its challenges and potential.

Radio Show #4 – Springfield Mayor Domenic J. Sarno Interviewed on Debut Show on Pioneer Valley Radio

Brad Shepard goes one-on-one with Springfield Mayor Dom Sarno in a candid conversation about his view of the city and its future. Topics include the war on violent crime in Springfield, the city’s finances, improvements in education (with much more needed) and the problem of regional homelessness, among others.