Phoenix Police Investigate Their Detention of a Reporter

From a New York Times story by Livia Albeck-Ripka headlined “Phoenix Police Investigate Their Detention of a Wall Street Journal Reporter”:

The Phoenix Police Department has opened an internal investigation into the detainment of a Wall Street Journal reporter who was conducting interviews outside a Chase Bank in November.

The reporter, Dion Rabouin, who is Black, was reporting outside the bank when he was handcuffed and placed in a police vehicle, The Wall Street Journal said in a statement.

Mr. Rabouin’s detainment occurred on Nov. 23 but gained widespread attention after television station ABC15 reported on the episode.