Your Monday evening briefing: GOP convention, police safety, EMTA

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Here are some of the stories JET 24 Action News is working on for tonight.

1. GOP convention kicks off

The Republican National Convention is underway in Cleveland. Monday’s headliner is Melania Trump — with her husband planning to make an appearance and might even introduce his wife. 

2. Erie police react to recent violence in Louisiana, Dallas 

Local officers said the recent violence against police in Louisiana and Dallas won’t change how they respond to calls. 

3. Organization proposes plan for EMTA

Erie’s Metropolitan Planning Organization is stepping in with its own request. The organization sent a letter to both City and County councils, asking that both sides consider approving a short-term, four-year extension to the current EMTA contract. 

Action News will have all these stories and more starting at 5 p.m. Return to for updates.

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