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Police chiefs in Dallas and Atlanta walked their cities' streets and talked directly with protesters, as demonstrations broke out over the death of George Floyd

Posted On: 30 May 2020   |   Posted By: Business Insider

Police chiefs in Dallas and Atlanta walked their cities' streets and talked directly with protesters, as demonstrations broke out over the death of George Floyd

As demonstrations escalate across the US over the death of George Floyd, police chiefs were seen talking directly with and listening to protesters.
Dallas Police Chief Reneé Hall pleaded with protesters to remain peaceful, saying "you can't hit my folks."
Atlanta Police Chief Erika Shields told protesters "you have a right to be upset to be scared, and to want to yell."
Watch the videos of both chiefs among the protest on Friday evening.
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Protests over the death of George Floyd continued to rage across the United States on Friday evening as tensions escalated between demonstrators and police.
In at least two cities, police chiefs were seen speaking directly with protesters as they attempted to deal with the growing demonstrations.
Dallas police chief Reneé Hall told CBS DFW that protests had started peacefully but that at one point officers were hit with "a hail of bricks."
In a video posted to Twitter by CalebJHull, Hall could be seen talking with a...

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