Safety and Wellness

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A video showing a police officer in Sunset Park, Brooklyn roughly handling the pregnant mother of a suspect is making the Internet rounds. The neighborhood’s City Council member Carlos Menchaca talks about the community's reaction, and John Jay professor of law and police science Eugene O’Donnell explains the guidelines for police officers to safely interact with pregnant women. Plus: an update on #bringbackourgirls and Boko Haram in Nigeria; a participatory walking festival; and a look at what happens when companies offer unlimited vacation time.