A Closer Look At Why Routine Arrests Turn Violent In Chicago

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Chicago Police Department vehicles on Wednesday, April 15, 2020. AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh
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Chicago Police Department vehicles on Wednesday, April 15, 2020. AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh

A Closer Look At Why Routine Arrests Turn Violent In Chicago

As police reform is thrust back into the national spotlight, experts say routine police interactions need the same level of scrutiny as police killings.

Reset takes a closer look at complaints of excessive force filed against the Chicago Police Department, and why routine arrests turn violent — especially during interactions between police and Black residents.

GUESTS: Simone Weichselbaum, national law enforcement reporter at The Marshall Project

Jamiles Lartey, staff writer at The Marshall Project