The NYPD inspector general on Friday refused to apologize to Police Commissioner Bill Bratton for saying the department was in
“the dark ages” when it comes to tracking the use of force.
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“This department is nothing close to being in the dark ages. If that is canada goose outlet jackets in that report, shame on him. would expect an apology from him,” the police commissioner said.
But Department of Investigations Commissioner Mark canada goose black friday sale Peters, who appeared with Eure on the radio program, jumped in to defend the IG.
He, too, refused to apologize to Bratton and the NYPD.
“We’re dealing with a very serious issue that is going to require a uk canada goose outlet huge amount of work from a lot of people. We need to all take a deep breath and stay focused on the task ahead, which is making Canada Goose Outlet some serious reforms and not engage canada goose outlet shop in this kind of back and forth,” Peters said.
Peters commended Bratton’s proposed changes requiring police officers to document the use of force as a “very good first step.”
“But it’s a first step. There are many more steps to go. It is premature to suggest that we’re anywhere near solving this issue.
“There’s a long road ahead of us. We need to stay focused on that high road,” Peters said.
Lehrer gave the two independent probers a second opportunity to put the controversy aside by saying “those weren’t the canada goose coats on sale best choice of words” to describe the NYPD.
“I want to put the distraction aside by moving on it, talking about the fact while the police department did a terrific thing yesterday by canada goose outlet parka finally announcing they will collect data on use of force. That’s absolutely necessary.”
“But the police department now needs to design a proper training program in de escalations. They need to now design a proper program to have consistent canada goose outlet nyc cheap canada goose discipline. We have a lot of work in front of us. The trick is for all of us to keep our eye on the ball and stay focused on all that work that needs to get done.”
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“Yes, the credit goes to the NYPD and other elements of the criminal justice system,” Eure said.
After the two finished, Mayor Bill de Blasio appeared on the show. He said he was not “surprised” by the public spat but avoided Canada Goose sale taking sides among his subordinates.