Posts Tagged: Police-brutality

Police Officer Who Killed Tamir Rice is Lying

The statement by the police officer who killed Tamir Rice was released today and it doesn’t pass the smell test. According to officer Timothy Loehmann he repeatedly warned the 12-year-old Rice to raise his hands. Loehmann claimed he “yelled continuously ‘show me your hands’ as loud as I could.” Yet the video evidence shows the… Read more »

Technology Shines Light on Police Brutality

Police officers have been murdering citizens in perpetuity. What’s new is that now we know about it because of technology. Today in South Carolina, Police Officer Michael Thomas Slager has been charged with murder. It wasn’t clear at first whether the officer would be charged for the death of Walter Scott. On Saturday, Slager pulled… Read more »