APD Use of Pressure Coach feedback on Tyre Nichols video launched by Memphis police
A Use of Pressure Coach for the Atlanta Police Academy mentioned the body camera video showing what led to Tyre Nichols’ death would doubtless be utilized in coaching lessons sooner or later.
To see the unedited video released by the Memphis Police, click here. Warning the videos are graphic and contain profanity.
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WSB Tonight’s Courtney Francisco watched elements of the Memphis Police Division’s physique digital camera video with Orrick Curry.
He’s a Grasp Use of Pressure Coach for the Atlanta Police Academy and a retired APD officer.
“There’s a variety of tech that went mistaken, and it value him his life,” mentioned Orrick Curry.
Curry is a retired APD officer.
“I heard the voice of him crying for his mom, frequent guys, ? It’s no phrases can clarify,” mentioned Curry.
Gerald Griggs watched it via the lens of a civil rights lawyer who leads Georgia’s NAACP.
“Sufficient is sufficient. We’re carried out dying. It’s time for one thing to occur,” mentioned Griggs.
Curry mentioned, “It’s unhappy watching them bodily punch the topic. We don’t train that nowhere within the academy can we train punching,” mentioned Curry. “We’re not taught in any form of strategy to kick a topic.”
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Curry scratched his head as he mentioned, “Simply this, they’re not even doing something to deliver him to the automotive to offer him air and watch: he’s going to roll over simply to attempt to breathe.”
The NAACP has 4 calls for for Georgia lawmakers now.
Mandate all legislation enforcement officers to put on physique cameras
Appoint a particular prosecutor to supervise all police-involved deaths
Create a database to trace any officer cited for the usage of drive points for different departments to look earlier than hiring.
Reverse the legislation that permits officers to testify in entrance of Grand Juries
“They need to be handled like another citizen,” mentioned Griggs. “No different residents sit via the grand jury and will get to listen to the proof in opposition to them and provides testimony.”