In Context: Trump’s comments about treatment of suspects in police custody

President Donald Trump appeared to complain about suspects in police custody being handled too gently during a speech to law enforcement officials on Long Island, N.Y., on July 28. "Like when you guys put somebody in the car and you’re protecting their head, you know, the way you put their hand over? Like, don’t hit their head and they’ve just killed somebody — don’t hit their head," Trump said. "I said, ‘You can take the hand away, okay?’ " "When you see these thugs being thrown into the back of a paddy wagon — you just see them thrown in, … >>More stories from National


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