Chief Craig: Officers who pushed through crowd in SUV feared for their safety subtitles

WOODWARD DREAM CRUISE ISCANCELED BECAUSE OF COVID.>> Devin: WE BEGIN WITH CHIEF CRAIG LAUNCHING AN INVESTIGATIONCRAIG LAUNCHING AN INVESTIGATIONINTO THIS... A DPD SQUAD CARPUSHING THROUGH A CROWD OFPROTESTERS AS THE REAR WINDOW ISBUSTED OUT.TOPPING OUR NEWS TODAY AT 5:00, THE CHIEF SAID THE PROTEST WASTHE CHIEF SAID THE PROTEST WASMAINLY PEACEFUL BUT ALSO SAIDTHERE WAS A GROUP AGITATORSINTENT ON CAUSING DESTRUCTION.>> Kim: AND NOW THEY’RE DEMANDING ACTION.DEMANDING ACTION.VICTOR WILLIAMS IS LIVE AT THE4th PRECINCT IN SOUTHWESTDETROIT AND YOU GOT YOUR HANDSON THE DASH CAM VIDEO. >> Victor: ABSOLUTELY.>> Victor: ABSOLUTELY.THE POLICE HAVE RELEASED THATVIDEO.IT’S ACTUALLY PROMPTEDPROTESTERS, ALL OF THEMGATHERING RIGHT HERE AT THE 4thPRECINCT. LIKE YOU SAID BEFORE, THE CHIEFLIKE YOU SAID BEFORE, THE CHIEFTOLD US EARLIER TODAY THAT THEPROTEST ORIGINALLY WAS PEACEFUL BUT A DOZEN AGITATORS OR MOREBUT A DOZEN AGITATORS OR MORECHANGED THE COURSE OF THISENTIRE THING.[SCREAMING]>> Victor: IT’S THE VIDEOEVERYONE HAS BEEN SHARING ONSOCIAL MEDIA SHOWING SEVERAL PROTESTERS BEING DRIVEN INTO ATPROTESTERS BEING DRIVEN INTO ATTHE YOUR FIGHT IS MY FIGHT MARCHON THE SOUTHWEST SIDE OFDETROIT.>> IT APPEARS AS THE OFFICERSWERE SLOW MOVING, HITTING THEIRBRAKES, HOPING TO DISLODGE THEINDIVIDUALS FROM THE HOOD, LOUDBANGING.>> Victor: AND NOW WE HAVE THEDASH CAM VIDEO FROM THEOFFICERS’ POINT OF VIEW.>> WHEN THE SPEED INCREASED, ITINCREASED TO ABOUT 25 MILES PER HOUR.>> Victor: 25-30 OF THESEDEMONSTRATORS STARTED TO GETAGITATED WHEN REDIRECTED ON THEPRESUMED ROUTE. >> I THINK THEY REDIRECTED THEM>> I THINK THEY REDIRECTED THEMTO GO DOWN DIX AS OPPOSED TOVERNOR, WHICH IS A MORE HEAVILYTRAVELED STREET.>> Victor: THE CHIEF CLAIMS THEYHAD WEAPONS THAT COULD HAVECAUSED HARM.>> WE BELIEVE THE BACK WINDOWWAS SHATTERED OUT AND THEYBELIEVED THEY WERE BEING FIREDUPON.#. >> Victor: APPARENTLY THEY>> Victor: APPARENTLY THEYFEARED FOR THEIR LIVES HEARING THEIR VEHICLES BEING VANDALIZED.THEIR VEHICLES BEING VANDALIZED.>> THEY NEED TO SURVIVE THAT ANDTHE FIRST THING YOU DO IS GETOUT OF THE LINE OF FIRE, AND IUNDERSTAND IT.>> Victor: OFFICERS THOUGHT ITWOULD BE BETTER TO REMOVETHEMSELVES FROM THE SITUATIONAND ALSO KNOCKING OVER A FEWPROTESTERS IN THE PROCESS.>> FORTUNATELY, IT DOESN’TAPPEAR THAT ANYONE WASSUBSTANTIALLY INJURED.>> Victor: DPD IS SAYING THEY’LLBE LOOKING FOR ANY OF THEAGITATORS THAT WERE OUT THERE.THE OFFICERS THAT WERE INVOLVED, THEY’RE ACTUALLY GOING TO STAYTHEY’RE ACTUALLY GOING TO STAYON DUTY IN THE MEANTIME WHILETHE INVESTIGATION IS UNDER WAY.REPORTING LIVE, VICTOR WILLIAMS,LOCAL 4.BACK TO YOU.>> Kim: IN THE PAST, DURINGPROTESTS, WE’VE SEEN A LOT OFOFFICERS.WHY IS IT THERE WERE ONLY 2 FORTHIS PARTICULAR PROTEST?>> Victor: THE THING IS, IN THEPAST, THEY WERE EXPECTING LARGE AMOUNTS OF PEOPLE.AMOUNTS OF PEOPLE.THIS PAST WEEK, IT LOOKED LIKETHE PROTESTERS WERE STARTING TODIE DOWN IN THE LAST COUPLE OF WEEKS OR SO, I SHOULD SAY, SOWEEKS OR SO, I SHOULD SAY, SO

Chief Craig: Officers who pushed through crowd in SUV feared for their safety

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