Phoenix Police Chief Apologizes for Mistreatment of Black Family

Maria Perez
Jun 19, 2019 - 3:00

The police chief from the Phoenix Police Department has issued an apology after a video went viral that showed how officers handled two suspects after their 4-year-old allegedly stole from a dollar store.The viral video, which was posted by Occupy Democrats on social media on June 13, shows a police officer yelling at the suspects to “get the [expletive] out the car” with his gun pointing at the vehicle. Another officer can be heard yelling at the suspects, “You’re gonna get shot.” A few seconds later, an officer can be heard screaming, “I’m going to put a [expletive] cap right in your [expletive] head.”While detaining the male suspect, who is Black, the white officer can be heard...

Login to continue reading.
Dont Have an account? join now
Lost your password? Please enter your username or email address. You will receive a link to create a new password via email.

Leave a Reply

Become a member and join TheNorthStar

Join Over 25, 000 members from all 50 states and 100+ countries to
help build and sustain the most courageous Community of liberation
journalism in the world.

More From The North Star

Why Was Derek Chauvin Charged...

Why Was Derek Chauvin Charged With Third-Degree Murder in George Floyd’s Death?...Read More

Nicole Rojas
0

Minneapolis Police Officer...

Minneapolis Police Officer Who Killed George Floyd Arrested and Charged With Third-Degree Murder, Manslaughter...Read More

Nicole Rojas
1

See more articles from Maria Perez

Follow Maria Perez to see more of their article on TheNorth

Lost your password? Please enter your username or email address. You will receive a link to create a new password via email.