SEATTLE — The Seattle Police Department believes it is leading the country in how it trains its officers to treat transgender people. The department is the first — and the only one — that includes a training video featuring personal stories of transgender individuals.
Q13 News reporter/anchor Jamie Tompkins sat down with Police Chief Kathleen O’Toole and asked her where the idea came from — and her very personal connection to the issue.
Watch the video report here:
And here is the SPD training video: