Because a New York police officer has applied for the arrest of an African-American, apparently an illegal chokehold, he’s been suspended from duty. Police Commissioner Dermot Shea said in a Tweet from a “disturbing” incident. The investigation is ongoing.
Police have released a Bodycam Video, in addition, there was cell phone footage of passers-by. The Videos seem to show that the police officer choked a lying on the ground man. The City New York had last week to adopt a law, the Application of Strangleholds prohibits and under penalty.
The 35-year-old African Americans had been injured during the arrest on Sunday morning (local time) in the district of Queens and in a hospital, reported the “New York Times”. In the case of the incident, several police officers were present. The access was carried out, among other things, on suspicion of disturbing the peace.
Since the death of the African-American George Floyd in the case of a brutal police action in Minneapolis on may 25. May against it is country-wide mass protests Racism and Police brutality come. Cities and counties have announced police reforms, including the abolition of controversial practices, such as bars. Floyd had died after a white police had pushed a civil servant, his knee in the neck of a 46-Year-old.