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‘Cop City’: Police Chief Blames Protesters After Cops Use Tear Gas To Disperse Crowd

Posted on AllSides November 14th, 2023
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After protests Monday over the building of “Cop City,” Atlanta Police Chief Darin Schierbaum blamed protesters for the police violence, stating that marchers were there to provoke officers. During the protest, more than 400 people marched toward the proposed Atlanta-area police and firefighter training center, chanting “Stop Cop City.” Some protesters whore masks, goggles and chemical suits, anticipating the use of tear gas by police. According to AP, Police agencies including the DeKalb County Police Department and Georgia state troopers were guarding the site, including armored vehicles. Sure enough, police...

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