CBC Chair Beatty: Police ‘Could Shoot in the Air’ and Teachers ‘Break Up Fights with Knives Every Day’

On Saturday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Weekends with Alex Witt,” Congressional Black Caucus Chair Rep. Joyce Beatty (D-OH) argued that police officers “could shoot in the air” and that “Teachers go and break up fights with knives every day.”Beatty said, “We have to have a better way of de-escalating. Here is an occurrence where the police knew they were coming with two girls fighting — or a girl and two adults fighting. So, I think we have to look at the system. one size can’t fit all.

Source: CBC Chair Beatty: Police ‘Could Shoot in the Air’ and Teachers ‘Break Up Fights with Knives Every Day’

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