Controversy Over Videotaping Cops

Curry, George E.
April 2015
Washington Informer;4/16/2015, Vol. 50 Issue 27, p25
The author reflects on the issue of whether video footage can be used as evidence in cases involving police officers accused of brutality and focuses on incidents of police crimes against members of minority groups in the United States. Details include the arrest of Officer Michael Slager based on the video recorded by Dominician immigrant Feidin Santana, of the officer shooting dead an unarmed black man Walter Scott and laws against video taping of police officers exist in some states.


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