“We cannot accept violence against our police officers”

NYC mayor calls for unity after viral VIDEO shows man putting Bronx cop in headlock – as crowd cheers

Source: RT

In response to a viral video of a Bronx man putting an officer in a headlock, which outraged police unions, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio said there is “a lot to do to heal the relationship between police and the community.”

“That starts with standing together and advancing reforms, but it also means we cannot accept violence against our police officers,” de Blasio added in a tweet on Sunday night, with a link to a story about the wild incident.

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