Local law enforcement agencies react to police fatal beating of Tyre Nichols
WATCH | Disturbing footage of US police beating Tyre Nichols released
The city of Memphis released graphic video footage on Friday of the violent encounter between Tyre Nichols, a 29-year-old black man, and five police officers charged with his murder.
Local law enforcement, defense tactics expert react to Tyre Nichols video
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE)- Following the Tyre Nichols incident ABC6 spoke with both members of law enforcement and use of force specialists to get their reaction of how his arrest, later leading to his death, was handled. ABC6 spoke with Todd McGhee, a former Massachusetts state trooper for more than two decades and a law enforcement defense tactics coordinator who teaches at police departments all over the country. While there’s been talk of legi…
Vermont senators react to death of Tyre Nichols
BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) - Vermont’s congressional delegation is calling for police reform laws following the brutal death of a Tennesee man last week at the hands of officers.Tyre Nichols’ fatal encounter with police officers in Memphis, Tennessee, was recorded in video made public Friday night, and is a glaring reminder that efforts to reform policing have failed to prevent more flashpoints in an intractable epidemic of brutality.“Tyre Nichols s…