Thanks for joining me! Although I anticipated my first post being a dive into one of the many examples of police brutality we have seen in the news, I think it makes sense to start with this recently proposed bill in California that would actually set legal limits on an officer’s use of force. 264 more words
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He didn’t have a license plate.
He didn’t comply with verbal commands
He tried to push the officer away.
He reached for a firearm under his car seat. 326 more words
'I Hope One Of Your Babies Gets Taken Away!' Says Mother Of Man Shot, Run Over By Police After Killing Is Ruled Justified
LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — It was an emotional scene Tuesday as the family of a man killed by police for holding what was later discovered to be a toy gun learned the Los Angeles police oversight panel ruled the killing was justified. 375 more words
Sheriff of America’s Deadliest Police Force Caught on Camera Admitting Killing Suspects Is ‘Better Financially’
Kern County Sheriff Donny Youngblood
A recently discovered video of a California sheriff talking to law enforcement officers shows Kern County’s chief lawman explaining that killing citizens is better than wounding or injuring them because it costs less money and makes the family “go away.” 394 more words
The Charleston Gazette-Mail today reported on a lawsuit we filed late last week against a Logan County police officer for the use of excessive force against Mark Messer. 375 more words