Tag Archives: Demnlus Johnson III

These are the candidates for the Richmond City Council for the November election

Richmond’s municipal election may be almost nine months away, but candidates for city council are already forming committees, developing platforms and lining up to challenge the incumbents–councilmembers Jovanka Beckles, Eduardo Martinez and Ada Recinos–on November...

The Citizen’s Police Review Commission discusses ongoing investigation of a 2014 fatal officer shooting

The February Citizen’s Police Review Commission (CPRC) meeting began with the announcement of a $20,000 allocation to streamline CPRC's administrative tasks and ended with a discussion on the death of Pedie Perez, who was killed...

‘Excellence without excuses’: Demnlus Johnson is a story of Richmond’s resilience

It’s Wednesday morning, and Demnlus Johnson III works diligently in his office. The sounds of footsteps echo in the hall as students, teachers and staff make their way to where they need to be before...