A recent poll showed that a majority of black Americans believe that local police departments are doing a good job.
According to a CBS News/YouGov poll released Sunday, 70% of polled black Americans said that local police departments are doing a "very good" or "somewhat good" job, while 30% said that local police are doing a "somewhat bad" or "very bad" job.
Among white respondents, 82% said police were doing a good job, while 18% reacted negatively. Hispanic respondents saw 77% supporting and 22% disapproving local police departments.
Overall, 79% approved of local police departments and 21% disapproved.
The poll surveyed more than 2,500 residents and has a margin of error plus or minus 2.3 percentage points.