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    A Florida deputy has been put on leave after police footage showed him grabbing a 17-year-old boy by the neck before throwing the teen to the ground.  Terrance Devon Reed III was taken to hospital after Sarasota County Deputy Neil Pizzo was filmed hitting him on the face at the Sarasota County Juvenile Assessment Center last Tuesday.  Demonstrations across the United States started in late May after the police killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis. Since then protests against racial inequality and police brutality have continued in response to several black Americans who have died in police custody.  This latest footage shows the deputy pinning Reed to the floor for around a minute before bringing him to his feet with the help...
    A shocking video captured in Western New York appeared to show a white man in military fatigues punching a black man several times in the face, before pinning him to the ground and sitting on his chest. The violent exchange, captured on video by Said Hamideh, occurred along Elmwood Avenue, in Buffalo, on Thursday afternoon. In footage of the incident, the black man, who Said believed to be mentally ill, is seen walking towards the white soldier and lunging toward him. However, as the man approaches, the soldier punches him hard to the side of his face, dazing the man, before forcing him to the ground and sitting down on his chest. ‘I really didn’t like how he was sitting...
    ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Video shows Rochester police putting hood on Black man, pinning him to the ground before his asphyxiation death in March. Copyright © 2020 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, written or redistributed.
    Video shared by attorney Geoffrey Fieger showed staff members at Kalamazoo-based Lakeside Academy restraining Cornelius Fredericks until he became unresponsive on April 29. Screenshot/Vimeo Attorney Geoffrey Fieger on Tuesday released surveillance footage showing staff members at a Michigan youth facility restraining Cornelius Fredericks until he became unresponsive. The incident occurred at the Kalamazoo-based Lakeside for Children on April 29 after the 16-year-old Black teenager threw food in the cafeteria. He was pinned on the ground for 12 minutes by seven adult employees and lost consciousness. He died of cardiac arrest two days later. Cornelius' family is suing the now-closed facility for $100 million after his death was ruled a homicide. Three staffers have been charged with involuntary manslaughter...
    An officer from Miami Gardens has been charged after he assaulted a Black woman outside of a strip club. The officer, Jordy Yanes Martel, was seen on video tasing 33-year-old Safiya Satchell.  He is seen putting his knee in her neck and tasing her twice in her stomach. READ MORE: Vote to remove the knees on our necks In the video, shared by The Miami Herald, Satchell is irate with officers challenging them, “If you want to pull me out of the car, or whatever, then whatever.” The officer does indeed pull her out of the car, and Martel is seen kneeling on her neck and tasing her in her stomach. WARNING VIDEO HAS GRAPHIC CONTENT: BREAKING UPDATE: This...
    A white police officer in Florida was placed on administrative leave after video surfaced showing him kneeling on a black man’s neck and head during an arrest, police said. Patrick CarrollSarasota County Sheriff's Office The officer, who was not immediately identified, was disciplined by the Sarasota Police Department after department officials were tagged Monday on social media showing part of the May 18th arrest. “Chief [Bernadette] DiPino was disturbed to see an officer kneeling on the head and neck of an individual in the video,” the department said in a statement late Monday. “While it appears the officer eventually moves his leg to the individual’s back, this tactic is not taught, used or advocated by our agency.” Patrick Carroll, 27,...