Raleigh Police Chief Cassandra Deck-Brown speaks to protesters
Raleigh Police Chief Cassandra Deck-Brown is speaking to protesters who are out marching Wednesday night.
Okay, so let's say from six am to eight PM, we march all up and down Raleigh, All up and down carry often down Derm. Whatever. We go home. Will you listen to us? If we comply with you, I How do we know that? Because right now we're right now. Right now we're marching past curfew because we don't feel like you are. And we want We want to work with you all. I know there is no way that you asking her questions that C cannot answer would not help anything. But the terms are already there. We either walk or we go. That offer that you just made. Yes, sir. I need to hear your wall. And that is why I'm collect. Trust me. I never said that I was a very way. You know, if you will agree to six day, in fact, what you all can get You going to come back and break? Promise? Okay. One. I cannot speak for everybody in this, so I can agree to that. But I can't say that for everybody else. I'm just asking you that to gain some perspective because I I believe because believe what I say, like I don't want to be out here to like after all times in the night end of the day. I have a 55 year old mother who's a nurse and who's been fighting Kobe 19 since it broke out that I want to get home to. I have a 28 year old brother who was battling autism that I want to get home to because I don't want to see both of them. I don't want both of them to see me lying in a casket, because that's something that the police did at the same time. Mom, that same mother, who is a nurse and has been fighting since Kobe, 19 started as it was born during civil rights. His parents had to go through civil rights. She told me that if you are silent, you are not helping the cause. There are two sides of history. You could be on the right side of me on the wrong side, and if you don't speak up and nobody gonna listen to you, I I'm glad that you do, and I appreciate you for hearing me, but all of y'all need to hear us, not just you? Not just you, not just you and our skates, all of your opinions. But everybody in the rally police and everybody way can't say anything About 6 to 8 acts of the other days Because we can't control the people that come out those other days like I say. Well, the democracy are good people here. We want a peaceful protest right now because we're here today we can control us. And I have. It's a movement, it's a movement. But this peaceful crowd right here just wants to march. This is not the place for the starting. This is a protest. We are marching. I cannot make that again. I can t tell you what 95 minutes this way about tonight. Tonight all we want to do it's finished March. Put the batch down with a walk around town with marble comes I meet you part of the way. Can you meet me? Part of the way. Can you? In your march? Yes, e i e I came out here and I'm giving you that option. We're trying not to arrest you all, but you have violated the law. You don't have this past 15 more minutes 10 45. Then I'm dead. While time to walk around and get to your cars. I am asking way. Do that. Can you ensure that no one in this car will be arrested tonight by the police back there who are lapping smoking, doing all that stuff? The whole conversation? No, I'm asking now because the different. Like you said two nights ago, you said looters and rioters there. They're not here wear here right now. So that's what I'm talking about right now. Will anyone here be arrested? 49 45. We go to our cars and you're going to give us time and not wait. Can you spread the word to the rest of your officers? You're gonna give us time to walk to our vehicles and get home without being pulled over about any issue. Can I get your car to talk to you about it? Right? Everyone here is fine. Yes. So, can I get your car? Yes, thank you. Know, to your gas and flash bang on nothing. Every car also way will be back out. I want you to know way will not be the same crowded here tomorrow. You have to understand that when it comes to model cone. But right now we're way Whoever has it appreciate 25 45 we're breaking it up. It's done then because you said you wanted to hear about 10. 45. Her assistant is out of cards. Can you make a statement to trump Way dispersed and we'll go to our cars and wear leaving. We're stopping. I'm gonna end it at 9 45 No more talking medio way, Way, Way. Okay, okay, okay. Way, way, way, way, way, way, way, way, way. All right, way e. Need another disc. I'm out. So Ok, okay. I'll be right back. Right here also. I can Here. I can see I'll be right there. Okay, now.