"We would like to see a commitment to work together and discuss issues in the county," said Dr. Romaine Martin, branch president for the NAACP chapter in South County.She
also heads a second task force that deals with problems strictly within Delray Beach.That group held its first meeting last Friday.
"As a citizen and a mother, I have been mobilized by the death of Jerrod Miller," Martin
said police departments should "participate in the community and not agitate the community."
group will meet again Saturday at 9 a.m. at Pompey Park in Delray Beach to continue a session that began two weeks ago.This week, however, she
said city officials will not be present.
An apparent splinter group of black residents not associated with the NAACP
has begun holding protest meetings in Pompey Park in Delray Beach at 5 p.m. on Sundays.