Baltimore Adopts New Police Use-Of-Force Policy With De-Escalation

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Baltimore's police department plans to implement a new use-of-force policy tomorrow that emphasizes the "sanctity of life," stresses de-escalation, and requires officers to intervene if they see a fellow cop crossing the line, the Baltimore Sun reports.

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake announced the new policy as the U.S. Department of Justice prepares to release the . . .

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