Norm Stamper




Author of To Protect and Serve:
How to Fix America’s Police

2017 Events

October 9-11 – Louisville, KY – Speeches, media, book tour

September 29 – Belleview, WA – In-studio interview with Alan R. Warren, KKNW House of Mystery Radio Show

September 20 – Waldron Island, WA – Community talk(s), San Juan Islands

September 11 – NYC – Telephone interview with Tess Owen, VICE News

September 7 – Salt Lake City – Telephone interview with Doug Fabrizio, KUER, RadioWest

August 31 – Los Angeles – Telephone interview with David Feldman, KPFK Radio

August 31 – Bellevue, WA – Telephone interview with James Trimarco, KBCS Radio

August 28 – NYC – Telephone interview with Tess Owen, VICE News

August 25 – Seattle – Telephone interview with Martin Kaste, NPR

August 17 – Chicago – Telephone interview with Paul Gottinger, RSN.org

August 16 – Tucson, AZ – Keynote presentation (+ panel), Annual Conference of Police Society for Problem Based Learning

August 10 – Seattle – Panel discussion on the play “Don’t Call it a Riot” by Amontaine Aurore, Neptune Theater

July 27 – 28 – San Francisco – Presentation to State Criminal Justice Network Conference

July 27 – Berkeley – In-studio interview with Brian Edwards Tiekert, KPFA

July 26 – Oakland – Presentation to Coalition for Police Accountability

July 25 – Berkeley – Telephone interview with Dennis Bernstein, KPFA Radio

July 24 – Buffalo – Telephone interview with Rod Watson, The Buffalo News

July 24 – Seattle – In-studio interview with Bill Radke, KUOW Public Radio

July 11- New Haven, CT Telephone interview with Christoper Rucinski, Screenwriterhristoper Rucinski,

July 8 – Seattle – Telephone interview with Kelsey Hamlin, South Seattle Emerald

June 27 – Boston – TV, radio interview with David Pakman, The David Pakman Show

June 26 – New Orleans – Telephone interview with Kevin Litten, The Times Picayune

June 21 – Seattle – Reading from To Protect and Serve, Richard Hugo House

June 21 – Seattle – In-studio interview with Bill Radke, KUOW Public Radio

June 19 – Seattle – Telephone interview with David Kroman, Crosscut

June 12 – Seattle – Telephone interview with Shane Mehling, KUOW Public Radio

May 30 – NYC – Telephone interview with Rebecca Neusteter, Director of Policing, Vera Institute of Justice

May 21 – San Francisco – Telephone interview with Pat Thurston, KGO Radio

May 30 – NYC – Telephone interview with Rebecca Neusteter, Vera Institute of Justice

May 20 – Orcas Island, WA – Inaugural board meeting of The Woman in the Woods

May 17 – Houston – Telephone interview with Dean Becker, Drug Truth Network, Pacifica’s KPFT

May 15 – San Francisco – Panel on police culture and accountability, Bar Association of San Francisco

May 15 – San Francisco – In-studio interview with Marisa Lagos, KQED Public Radio

May 15 – San Francisco – Lunch meeting with Samara Marion and Julie Traun, Police Oversight and Bar Association of San Francisco

May 10 – Seattle – Luncheon with EDI supporters, Executive Development Institute

May 9 – Seattle – Kerry Park remote interview with Tim Gerber, KSAT, San Antonio

May 9 – Seattle – In-studio interview with Elisa Hahn, KING TV

May 2 – San Antonio – Telephone interview with Nicole Perez and Tim Gerber, “Not For Today,” KSAT-12

May 1 – Santa Cruz, CA – Meeting with Santa Cruz City Manager Martin Bernal, Police Chief Kevin Vogel and staff, and Police Auditor Robert AronsonCity of Santa Cruz

May 1 – Santa Cruz County, CA – Meeting with Sheriff James Hart and top staff,  Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office

April 30 – Santa Cruz, CA – Conversation with residents, Calvary Episcopal’s The Little Red Church

April 30 – Santa Cruz, CA – Reactions to “Do Not Resist,” Reel Works Film Festival

April 29 – Santa Cruz, CA – Panel sponsored by ACLU, Veterans for Peace

April 28 – Capitola, CA – Meeting with Chief of Police Terry McManus

April 25 – Portland, OR – Telephone interview with Donovan Farley, Vice 

April 20 – Los Angeles – Telephone interview with Ian Masters, Background Briefing

April 20 – Washington, DC. – Telephone interview with Leandra Bernstein, McClatchy

April 19 –   San Francisco – Telephone interview with Peter Bell, Unworthy.Com

April 19 – Houston, TX – Telephone interview with Dean BeckerWPFT Radio

April 18 – Lansing, MI – Telephone interview with Michael Cohen, WILS Radio

April 18 – Washington, D.C. – Telephone interview with Joel Gunter, BBC World News

April 18 – Santa Cruz, CA – Telephone interview with Ardy Raghian, GoodTimes

April 13 – Chicago – “Former Seattle Police Chief Norm Stamper in Conversation with Jaime Kalven,” The Invisible Institute

April 13 – London –  Telephone interview (from Chicago) with Joel Gunter, BBC World News

April 13 – Chicago – Talk at University of Chicago Law School, sponsored by Latino Law Students Association, Black Law Students Association, Defenders, Criminal Law Society, and Professor Richard McAdam’s class on Policing in Chicago, organized by Professor Craig Futterman

April 11-12 – Washington, D.C. – Podcast with Caleb Brown, Cato Institute

April 11 – NYC – In-studio interview with Amy Goodman and Juan González, DemocracyNow!

April 10 – Jacksonville, FL – Telephone interview (from NYC) with Sebastian Kitchen, Florida Times-Union

April 10 – Detroit – Telephone interview (from NYC) with Mildred Gaddis, The Mildred Gaddis Show, WCHB Radio 

April 8-11 – NYC – Book-related media

April 6-8 – Springfield, MA – Panel on “Policing in America,” book-signing, Fair Housing and Civil Rights Conference

March 28 – Springfield, IL – Telephone interview with Joey McLaughlin, WTAX News Radio

March 27 – Vancouver, BC – Skype interview with Dan Burritt, CBC

March 27 – Seattle, WA – Telephone interview with Vivian McPeak, Cannabis Radio

March 16 – Hollywood – Podcast with Dr. Frank, Elevate the Conversation

March 11 – Hollywood  – Telephone interview with Dipak Hemraj, Elevate the Conversation

March 10 – Orcas Island, WA – In-person interview with Peter Bell, Upworthy

February 28 – Concord NH – Telephone interview with Virginia Prescott, NHPH

February 27 – Concord, NH = Telephone interview with Jimmy Gutierrez, New Hampshire Public Radio

February 26 – Seattle – Tribute to Maryann Parker, Memorial Service

February 15 – U.S. – Conference call presentation, “Valuing Diversity,” The Gartner Group Researchers

February 1 – Seattle – Meeting of the Crosscut Editorial Circle Luncheon, Cascade Public Media

February 1 – Seattle – Interview with Caleb Huffman, University of Washington

January 30 – Santa Barbara – Telephone interview with Francie Diep, Pacific Standard

January 27 – Orcas Island, WA – Meeting with Maggie Knowles

January 26 – Seattle – Telephone interview with Prof. Stephen Gloyd, University of Washington, Department of Global Health

January 25 – Friday Harbor, Public reading, San Juan County Library, Friday Harbor

January 23 – Washington, D.C. – Telephone interview with George Joseph, The Atlantic

January 21 – Seattle – Women’s March

January 19 – Seattle – “Conversations with Leaders,” moderated by Vivian Phillips, Leadership Tomorrow

January 18 – Seattle – Community presentation for organization, Not This Time

January 11 – Friday Harbor, WA – Telephone interview with Heather Spaulding, The Journal of the San Juan Islands

January 6 – Seattle – Telephone interview with David Kroman, Crosscut

January 5 – Seattle – Meeting with Austin Jenkins, Northwest Public Radio (NPR)

January 5 – U.S. – Webinar on evolution of LEAP