NY1: Meet the Candidate: Former Marine Zach Iscol Talks Police Reform, Mental Health and Pandemic Recovery

Former Marine and nonprofit entrepreneur Zach Iscol is part of the long list of candidates who is looking to succeed Mayor Bill de Blasio. He joined Errol Louis on “Inside City Hall” to talk about his campaign and top issues facing the city.

When asked about bombshell Department of Investigation report that revealed the NYPD used excessive force during the George Floyd protests, Iscol said lack of leadership and accountability played a major role.

“We need a mayor who says, ‘The buck stops here.’ I think that is clear from the report that came out today,” he said. “When there was looting going on, he failed to deploy the police properly.”

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