Bridgeport Man Wins Police Brutality Suit
Shortly after the city’s police department came under fire after an officer shot and killed a teenager, a local man was awarded a more than $300,000 settlement in a police brutality suit, reports the Connecticut Post.
Anibal Diaz, 31 …
MBTA settles with Roxbury woman in police brutality case
The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority has reached a settlement with a Roxbury woman who sued it and two transit officers, alleging police brutality.
Mary Holmes sued the officers in 2015 in US District Court in Massachusetts and added the MBTA …
How Police Brutality Keeps America Poor and Uneducated
Likewise, media outlets hop on the outrage bandwagon and trumpet the statistics about brutality, illegal searches and police misconduct.
But even when there are no criminal charges or prosecution, juries often find police departments liable in civil …