South Carolina's Police State

Alexander Gray, Kevin
June 2015
Progressive;Jun2015, Vol. 79 Issue 6, p17
The article focuses on the situation of the police force in South Carolina and the issues that affect the image of the force. It cites police brutality, offenses against African-Americans and the way the police force approach the citizens of the state as ther problems and issues of the police force. It cites the case of North Charleston patrolman Michael Thomas Slager who was charged with killing 50-year-old veteran and father Walter Lamer Scott while the latter is down.


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