What happens to police reform when a police chief leaves? : Embedded The series concludes: we check back in with John Mueller after his resignation as head of the Yonkers Police Department. And we consider what his departure means for police reform efforts in the city at a time when tensions between police and some members of the community remain high.

Changing the Police: The Walk-Out

Changing the Police: The Walk-Out

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Former Police Commissioner of the Yonkers Police Department John Mueller and former head of the Yonkers' NAACP Karen Edmonson. José A. Alvarado Jr. for NPR hide caption

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Former Police Commissioner of the Yonkers Police Department John Mueller and former head of the Yonkers' NAACP Karen Edmonson.

José A. Alvarado Jr. for NPR

After three years, Commissioner John Mueller is leaving the Yonkers Police Department. What does that mean for the police, and for Yonkers? Mueller says the reform efforts he set in motion will continue, others aren't so sure. Meanwhile, a recent arrest on the city's streets shows just how divided Yonkers remains about policing.

You can listen to our whole season on police reform here and you can read about it at The Marshall Project.