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Police in new York have removed because of the use of strangulation

A police officer in new York was suspended after video, which was filmed, the use of strangulation, follows from the review of the Commissioner of police of the city of Dermot Shea on Twitter.

Earlier on 12 June it was reported that the Governor of the state of new York Andrew Cuomo signed a law that increases the control over the police, including legislation criminalizing the use of strangulation at the arrest and the disclosure of disciplinary information about police officers.

According to him, although the full investigation is still ongoing, he has no doubt about the fact that it is necessary the adoption of these urgent measures. He also recalled the commitment to transparency.

According to NBC, a policeman was suspended Sunday after a video taken from a mobile phone, was caught as he applies a rear naked choke against a black male. It clarifies the channel, the video shows several police officers keep a man in the stomach, and one of them clutches his neck. In turn, on the video body camera shows how three men arguing with the police before was applied a rear naked choke. One of them approaches the police and asks if they are afraid. A law enforcement source told the TV station that the incident occurred after the call came in, reporting that three men much trouble to other people and throw objects at them.

According to the representative of the public defender, representing the interests of the victim, the man was hospitalized, he is now receiving medical care.

The death of the African-American George Floyd led to lasted more than a week of mass protests against the police and racism in the U.S. and other countries. Among the appeals of the activists of the police reform, including changes in the practice of funding law enforcement.