In the Media: January 2023

Kenneth Gray

NBC Connecticut: the University of New Haven Professor Discusses Video to be Released in Tyre Nichols Death

Kenneth Gray, a senior lecturer in criminal justice and homeland security, discusses the murder charges against five Memphis police officers in the death of Tyre Nichols. Gray emphasized the importance of providing police with de-escalation training, such as through a program developed by University of New Haven's Center for Advanced Policing, which received a $1 million grant from the Department of Justice to provide de-escalation training to police departments across the Northeast. This is part two of his two-part interview.