Sammy Yatim shooting: Ombudsman calls look at de-escalation techniques a ‘win-win’

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Despite this, some groups remain concerned that the policies taught are not always being transferred to the field. The Urban Alliance on Race Relations has called for the creation of a civilian, arms-length body that would “monitor the training that every single police officer receives … and ensure compliance,” said Gary Pieters, the group’s president.

https://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2013/08/09/sammy_yatim_shooting_ombudsman_calls_look_at_deescalation_techniques_a_winwin.html

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