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POLICE ARE NOT SOCIAL WORKERS

artvoice.com
 2020-08-02

Cover picture for the articleIn the 911 call that led to George Floyd being killed by police, he was described as “awfully drunk and not in control of himself.” This is obviously not justification for his death–being impaired is not a capital offense. Calling attention to his impairment highlights a key factor in many incidents of police overuse of force: drug use or mental health problems by victims.

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