California Governor Gavin Newsome said he ordered the state to remove strangulation techniques from the state’s police training standards.
“We teach suffocating techniques that endanger human life. Such tricks have no place in the arsenal of police in the 21st century, ”he quotes during an Associated Press conference.
According to the governor of California, he commissioned the state standards and training police to remove training from his programs on the use of this capture.
He also announced his intention to seek adoption of a law prohibiting this admission.