The sensitive topic of racial profiling was the subject of a town hall meeting in Topeka Thursday night.
Panelists represented a range of backgrounds, including law enforcement, concerned citizens, and psychologists.
One topic of discussion was how even the appearance of profiling causes distrust within the community.
Topeka Police Chief Ron Miller was in the audience. People were allowed to discuss their feelings and experiences.
The Topeka Human Relations Commission hosted the event.