It appears that some of the higher ups in law enforcement are finally realizing that the way to avoid protests when one of your officers does the wrong thing is to acknowledge that the officer was wrong, apologize and take steps to make sure the violent cop suffers consequences for his actions.
Kudos to Austin Police Chief Art Acevedo for vocalizing his disgust for his officer’s violent arrest of school teacher, Breaion King. I don’t know if this cop was racist as people are saying, but the video clearly shows that he is out of control. I believe that many times it’s not about racism it’s abuse of power. Read the story here.