Black woman pepper sprayed with infant daughter

The Police Accountability Board in Rochester, New York, is calling for fundamental changes in the city’s police department after police said a Black mother was pepper-sprayed during an arrest, which body camera footage showed took place in front of her 3-year-old child.The incident is the latest involving Rochester police officers that have prompted widespread criticism and condemnation.Bodycam footage from the February 22 incident shows an officer, responding to a shoplifting complaint, confronting a woman, who is seen holding the toddler. The woman proceeds to show the officer the inside of…

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