Baker, Healey Name Peace Officers Standards And Training Commission Members

The nine members have been named to the state's new Peace Officers Standards and Training Commission.

The group will create a mandatory certification process for police officers. It will be chaired by Retired Judge Margaret Hinkle.

Its members include two active police officers, one police chief,  attorneys, a social worker, a psychologist, and a chaplain. One member, Larry Ellison a detective in the Boston Police Department's School Unit, joined WBUR's Morning Edition host Bob Oakes to discuss.

This segment did not run as planned.

Bob Oakes Twitter Host, Morning Edition
Bob Oakes has been WBUR's Morning Edition anchor since 1992.