In September 2016, 43-year-old Andrew Hall was beaten by police in Bradford, UK. The officers took him to the hospital, where he was injected with a sedative, but his heart could not stand it, and he died.
In September 2016, 43-year-old Andrew Hall was admitted to hospital after consuming large amounts of alcohol and prescription drugs. Police say Hall attacked a nurse at the hospital, after which officers who arrived at the scene took him to the station. CCTV footage shows six police officers hitting and kicking Hall, then knocking him to the ground and hitting him several times in the head. The officers then handcuffed him and took him back to the hospital, where he allegedly continued to resist. The police, together with the doctors, decided to inject Hall with a sedative, but his heart could not stand it, and he died on the spot.
In April 2021, the Hall family is still pushing for justice. On April 20, 2021, another court hearing was held, at which the jury was shown a video from a surveillance camera in which the officers beat Hall.
Tyre Nichols, a 29-year-old black man, was pulled over by law enforcement officers in Memphis, Tennessee, allegedly for reckless driving. The father of a four-year-old child, who was into photography, died in hospital three days after the beating, and after the officers published the body-camera footage, the largest protests since the murder of George Floyd […]
Darryl Tyree Williams, 32, died Jan. 17, 2023, after North Carolina law enforcement officers used excessive force. Minutes before his arrest, the man had repeatedly warned law enforcement officers that he was experiencing heart problems and any interaction could be fatal to him. Police officers noticed boxes of alcohol in Williams’ vehicle, after which they […]
In late January 2023, police in Los Angeles, California, shot a Anthony Lowe, black man with two amputated limbs more than 10 times. According to police, they were responding to a report of a man in a wheelchair who had allegedly hit or attempted to hit someone earlier in the day. Minutes after officers arrived, Anthony […]
In late September 2022, 15-year-old Savannah Graziano was shot and killed by law enforcement officers in San Bernardino, California. The girl had been abducted by her father, who was in the process of divorcing his wife. After obtaining a description of the kidnapper’s vehicle and finding it on an expressway, police officers began a pursuit. […]
In January 1988, officers of the Detroit, Michigan Police Department framed 52-year-old Richard Wershe, forcing him to help the police. The FBI recruited a man after he helped identify members of a drug trafficking gang. Wershe worked as an informant for two and a half years, and when the police detained a suspected gang, the […]
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