Daily Archives: October 14, 2020

‘We Have to Police Ourselves’: DC Program Trains Officers to Intervene and Prevent Harm

Millions asked a similar question while viewing that searing cellphone video showing George Floyd being killed by a Minneapolis police officer while other cops stood by: “Why aren’t they stopping him?†A new project launched in the Washington, D.C., area aims to prepare police officers to do something that can be at odds with traditional training: Intervene in those situations….