Challenges For Police Reform: ‘De-Escalation Is Just Words On A Page’

Paul Butler, Albert Brick Professor in Law, Georgetown University Law Center, former federal prosecutor and author, “Chokehold: Policing Black Men,” joins Jason Johnson, president, Law Enforcement Legal Defense Fund, to discuss the procedures for de-escalating conflicts with suspects, the importance of training for police to deal with citizens who are known to have mental health issues, and the role that litigation played in the Anton Black case.

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