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Gov. Gavin Newsom calls for end of carotid artery restraint by police

Original post made on Jun 8, 2020

Gov. Gavin Newsom expressed his support for ending the use of carotid holds on detainees which is similar to the one used on George Floyd in Minneapolis, during his Friday, June 5, press conference.

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Posted by Robyn
a resident of another community
on Jun 8, 2020 at 2:23 pm

If you are being restrained in any manner by police, you are not a detainee but an arrestee. You are definitely not free to leave.
These bad apples are turning people against all law enforcement.


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Posted by policing police
a resident of Blossom Valley
on Jun 8, 2020 at 4:20 pm

> These bad apples are turning people against all law enforcement.

Law Enforcement has had DECADES to eliminate these "bad apples" in their midst. They haven't.

Since the police proved they can't police themselves, we will.


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