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NOLA Police Shoot Man Twelve Times In The Back!

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Read the story here:  http://www.cnn.com/2009/CRIME/01/09/new.orleans.shooting/

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BART Police Murder a Defenseless Man!

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Read full story here:  http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2009/01/01/BAB9152I2Q.DTL 

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Man charged with battery for farting near cop!

  Because You Can’t Make This Shit Up!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Man charged with battery for farting near cop

Police say suspect passed ‘very odorous’ gas during breathalyzer test

updated 10:05 p.m. ET, Wed., Sept. 24, 2008

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. – A man has been charged with battery on a police officer for allegedly passing gas and fanning it toward a patrolman.

Jose A. Cruz, 34, of Clarksburg, W. Va., was pulled over early Tuesday for driving without headlights, police said. According to the criminal complaint, Cruz smelled of alcohol, had slurred speech and failed three field sobriety tests before he was handcuffed and taken to a police station for a breathalyzer test.

As Patrolman T.E. Parsons prepared the machine, Cruz scooted his chair toward Parsons, lifted his leg and “passed gas loudly,” the complaint said.

Cruz, according to complaint, then fanned the gas toward the officer.

“The gas was very odorous and created contact of an insulting or provoking nature with Patrolman Parsons,” the complaint alleged.

He was also charged with driving under the influence, driving without headlights and two counts of obstruction.

‘I couldn’t hold it no more’
Cruz acknowledged passing gas, but said he didn’t move his chair toward the officer nor aim gas at the patrolman. He said he had an upset stomach at the time, but police denied his request to go to the bathroom when he first arrived at the station.

“I couldn’t hold it no more,” he said.

He also denied being drunk and uncooperative as the police complaint alleged. He added he was upset at being prepared for a breathalyzer test while having an asthma attack. The police statement said he later resisted being secured for a trip to a hospital that he requested for asthma treatment.

Cruz said the officers thought the gas incident was funny when it happened and laughed about it with him.

“This is ridiculous,” he said. “I could be facing time.”

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Tased Whilst Naked!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Contrary to popular belief, I do not have a thing for Tasers!  What I do have a thing for is the torture of human beings.  Being shot with 50,000 volts of electricity is enough to fuck up your day.  Just yesterday I learned that a naked man walking his dog at three in the morning was Tased here in Tallahassee a short time ago.  Apparently, when questioned by police what he was doing, the man replied:  “Allah told me to do it!” Or some shit like that!  So right off the bat this dumbass is not crazy but a potential terrorist threat armed with Lassie and two plastic bags.  To make a long story short he got his ass Tased and taken to the local hospital for a mental evaluation.  Yesterday another naked man was Tased.  Only this time, the outcome was different…  Click the link to view video report.

http://wcbstv.com/video/?id=117901@wcbs.dayport.com

NYPD Taser Death Sparks Outrage In Bed-Stuy

Naked And Deranged Man Shot Twice With Thousands Of Volts From Pistol-Shaped Weapon, Falls Off Fire Escape

BROOKLYN (CBS) ― Racquel McDonald was standing on Tomkins Avenue in Bedford Stuyvesant, unknowingly recording the last moments of Iam Morales’ life on her cell phone.

Dozens of people witnessed it, too. Some were taking photos of Morales as he jumped up and down on top of a 10-foot high roll-down gate, swinging a florescent light bulb around and poking officers standing on a nearby fire escape.

An officer on the ground then raised his Taser gun and fired a 50,000-volt shock, immobilizing him.

“He wasn’t hurting anybody. They could have just grabbed him and bring him down but they Tasered him instead and he fell to his death and it was real wrong,” McDonald said.

Added a witness named “Kyle:” “The man was isolated for minute … and then he just fell to the floor. They had about eight cops that could’ve break the fall. They just moved back.”

Witnesses said police did nothing to break Morales’ fall, and his mother was standing just a few yards away. She was the one who called police, according to family friends, because 35-year-old Morales had a chemical imbalance and she believed he was suffering from a bad reaction to new medication.

“The mother was screaming, ‘He’s gonna fall!’ And they said, ‘Step back.’ They wouldn’t allow the mother to talk to him,” witness Charlene Gayle-Gordon said.

Added witness Kirk Giddings: “He was there cracking jokes, posing for the cops and everything. The man wasn’t a threat to nobody but himself.”

Morales later died at Kings County Hospital. Community Activists are now calling on the city to investigate.

“We’re not holding the whole NYC police department at fault, but we are questioning the actions of the supervisor of the Emergency Service Unit who took and who shot this young man, not one time but twice,” Sharonnie Perry said.

The community wants to know if the officers here followed proper protocol. Police said they are still investigating.

Thousands of New York City police sergeants began carrying Tasers on their belts this year.

The pistol-shaped weapons fire barbs up to 35 feet and deliver 50,000-volt shocks to immobilize people.

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Another Police Tasing!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

I still think that being Tased is a form of torture but apparently this hoodlum did not watch my public safety announcement about staying safe from the police.  Note to saggers!  If you’re going to run from the police, wearing a belt could prevent you from getting an ass whipping from the police or being Tased!

To see my PSA click here:  https://eehard.wordpress.com/2008/08/16/staying-safe-from-the-police/

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Staying Safe From The Police!

Follow the tips in this video and keep yourself from getting tased or your ass kicked.  Warning! This video contains profanity.

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Don’t Tase Me Bro Redux!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

I received a link from a reader detailing the death of yet another man at the hands of the police.   Kenneth Oliver was Tased at least four times by police early Friday morning in Miami.  The article stated that Mr. Oliver was under the influence and knocking on doors screaming for help. The police were called and ordered Mr. Oliver to the ground and to put his hands behind his back.  Not moving quickly enough, the police began Tasing Mr. Oliver.  According to Mr. Oliver’s brother, Oliver had pins in his shoulders making it difficult to put his hands behind his back.  I have provided the link at the end of this blog if you want to read the article and watch the video.

According to Amnesty International:   “Tasers are powerful electro-shock weapons in use in more than 7,000 of the 18,000 law enforcement agencies in the United States. They are designed to incapacitate by conducting 50,000 volts of electricity into an individual’s body. The electrical pulses induce skeletal muscle spasms that immobilize and incapacitate the individual, causing them to fall to the ground.”  So that means Mr. Oliver received 200,000 volts of electricity into his body.  Shocking!

The latest statistics that I could find was a report released by Amnesty International on March 28, 2006.  In 2005 there were a total of 61 Taser related deaths and since June of 2001 the total number of Taser related deaths stands at 152.  The report also quotes Dr. William F. Schulz, Executive Director of Amnesty International USA as saying “Despite a lack of independent research on TASER safety, police officers are using these weapons as a routine force tool — rather than as a weapon of last resort.”

According to the same report:  Most of those who died had pre-existing medical conditions, were under the influence of drugs or medication, and/or were subjected to multiple or prolonged electro-shocks. Among TASER-related deaths in the past year, for example, 40 were shocked more than three times and one person as many as 19 times. A majority of those who died went into cardiac or respiratory arrest at the scene. Whatever happened to a good old fashioned night stick ass whipping?

I am neither anti nor pro police!  There must be some form of protection for the average citizen.  However, I do not advocate the use of Tasers.  Getting hit with 50,000 volts of electricity is a form of torture.  If two or more police officers cannot subdue a man without killing him; just what the hell do they teach at the police academy?  

http://www1.wsvn.com/news/articles/local/MI94197/

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