In PIG News: Black Man Files Lawsuit After Cop Turns Off Dashcam Before Brutally Beating Him During Arrest

Bossip

police siren

Black Man Sues After St.Louis Cop Turns Off Dashcam Before Brutally Beating Him During Arrest

We’re barely 2 months into 2015 and there’s already been a slew of brutality incidents between black men and police officers across the country.

via USA Today

ST. LOUIS — A man has filed a lawsuit against the city’s police department after a dash cam video showing his arrest was turned off by an officer.

The man arrested, Cortez Bufford, is claiming excessive force.

St. Louis police say they pulled over Bufford and a passenger on April 10, 2014, after his car matched a description to a shots fired call.

Police say they tried to get him out of the car, but he did not comply.

You can hear a man screaming and see a struggle ensue in the police dash cam video. A few officers kick Bufford as he continues to fight back, then…

View original post 124 more words

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s