State authorities said they are investigating after a video surfaced showing an Alton police officer macing two teens in handcuffs at Alton Police headquarters. The video, dated January 26, 2015, shows two teens sitting in a holding area at the Alton Police Department. An officer then walks in, says something, and then pulls out what appears to be a can […]
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Video contains strong language According to the Facebook user, Antoinette Burns, who posted the video, the man inside the ambulance was already handcuffed and not resisting in any way. CCOT has no way to verify the events leading up to the filming of this incident, but as you can see in the video, the EMS personnel hold the unidentified man down […]
On Friday, the Miami Beach Police Department announced that a detective had been suspended for 160 hours for violating department policies on use of force and handling prisoners in custody. The suspension stemmed from a case where Archer had punched a Good Samaritan in the head, but it turns out the IA’s findings weren’t related to that confrontation. Instead, Det. […]