Lt. Johnny Mercil, use-of-force instructor with the Minneapolis Police Department, testified that Chauvin's use of his knee on George Floyd's neck has never been a trained neck restraint in the department. He says this tactic would not be appropriate for someone "under control and handcuffed." Aired on 04/06/2021.
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Minneapolis Officer: Neck Restraint Not Appropriate For Someone Under Control And Handcuffed | MSNBC