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Press Statement September 1, 2021

NAACP President Derrick Johnson on New Indictments in Elijah McClain's Death

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Press Contact
Jonah Bryson
jbryson@naacpnet.org

"Elijah McClain was killed more than two years ago. While today's charges are a step towards accountability, Two years is too long. Our justice system has failed Elijah McClain and his family. Those responsible must be held accountable, but true justice would mean reforming policing in America."

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