President Donald Trump has said that the controversial choked method for restraining some suspects should generally speaking be ended.
Some US police forces have moved to ban choke holds since the outbreak of anti-racism protects sparked by the death of George Floyd an African American.
Mr Floyd died after a white officer knelt on his neck for nine minutes.
President Trump said that it would be a very good thing to ban choke holds but they may still be needed in some situation.
The Presidents comments come with Democrats and Republican in the congress trying to hammer out details of a police reform bill.