I can't put the rolls eye emoji on my phone, but otherwise I would
WTF over-zealous police? - Page 268
Homicide Rates Jump in Many Major U.S. Cities, New Data Shows
Since the NYT it contains the obligatory giboniousesque commentary from a plethora of experts insisting that it's probably just a coincidence, nothing to see here, etc., sort of the exact opposite of what they do with global warming every time there's a hurricane or blizzard.
Teen girl and her brother on bicycles cutting across mall parking lot to go home confronted by mall cop/off duty police officer for trespassing. Officer confronted the 15 year old girl and eventually was forced to fling her about, tase and then arrested her. She was charged with assault of a police officer and resisting arrest. Footage was obtained from mall security cameras.
In his report, officer Williams claimed Tillman and her brother were cutting off cars with their bicycles and yelling and swearing at drivers. But unlike Tillman’s attorneys, they were unable to produce video to back up those claims and all charges were dropped at trial. The girl's family is suing the officer as well as the private security company.
Someone needs to start a Go Fund Me for this courageous man