“It's pitiful that we're at this point," said Stacy Davis Gates, vice president of the Chicago Teachers Union.
Ely, who portrayed Tarzan in the TV series in the '60s, was not harmed, a sheriff's office spokesman said.
As the department is scrutinized, the desire for federal standards for use of force and de-escalation training across the country are being championed.
A dramatic video shared on social media by the Utah Highway Patrol shows a trooper rescuing a driver from a vehicle seconds before it was hit by a commuter train. The driver inside was reportedly unconscious.
An off-duty officer in Queens took his own life late Tuesday, marking the NYPD’s tenth suicide this year. Nationwide, more police officers have died by suicide than in the line of duty, and the NYPD is now planning to put peer counselors in every precinct house.