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A new video circulating on social media showing Delaware State Police arresting three teenagers in the Christiana Fashion Center parking lot has prompted calls to consider how police treat minors. But the behavioral and mental health effects these interactions have on children are also cause for concern. Marneshia Whaley
The video, in which a police officer can be seen holding his knee on the back of a 13-year-old boy, was posted to TikTok days before the new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on worsening adolescent mental health rates.
The report and new data serve as a reminder to those who interact with adolescents that repeated images of distressed Black people can cause mental distress and behavioral changes. It is also a concern now that he is facing the mother of a teenage girl seen in the video being thrown to the ground by a Delaware state police officer.
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Marneshia Whaley the mother of a 17-year-old girl arrested on February 11, said her daughter and three of her friends went to hang out at The Main Event located at the Christiana Fashion Center. When they arrived, they heard screaming in the parking lot and went to investigate.
Whaley said her daughter saw Delaware State Troopers pinning a small boy to the ground, so the girls pulled out their phones and began recording.
In the video, the officer with his knee on the boy’s back on the ground stood up and walked past the person he was recording. That’s when he seized Whaley’s daughter, she said.
Whaley said the officer grabbed her daughter as she walked away from her, pulling her arms behind her back. In the video, the police officer can be seen holding the girl with his arms behind her back.
Her daughter was charged with resisting arrest and disorderly conduct because she used “profanity” and “failed to disperse,” according to court records.
“She wasn’t resisting. … She was terrified,” Whaley said, adding that her teen had never interacted with police before that day, but that she had started recording after seeing similar videos of police interactions. Whaley said that when the officer grabbed her daughter, she “had a slight panic attack.”Read More…..