Don’t leave Gina Best out here by herself in her quest for answers. Her daughter is dead – keep the quest for answers and closure alive.
In September 2015, India Kager, a 27-year-old Navy veteran and a postal employee from College Park, Md., was sitting in a car in a Virginia Beach, Virgina’s 7-11 parking lot, with her boyfriend, Angelo Perry. Seated in the back of the vehicle was their 4-month-old son, Roman. The occupants of the vehicle were about to find themselves the target of 30 rounds of ammunition fired from the weapons of police.
In 1967, the Birmingham Police Department, led by Eugene “Bull” Connor, used high-pressure water jets and police attack dogs on the children and bystanders gathered to protest the integration efforts of African Americans in Birmingham, Alabama. Forty-seven years later in Ferguson Missouri the Ferguson Police department used high-powered artillery, rubber bullets and tear gas on the children and bystanders gathered to protest the killing of an unarmed Black Man. Read it All @ Soup 2 Nuts Media: Ferguson Missouri The Bad The Ugly The Takeaway.
In mid 2014 news of male police officers, using excessive force on unarmed non-combative women appears on the rise.
May 2014-Arizona State University Professor Ersula Ore was stopped and subsequently assaulted and arrested walking in the middle of a Tempe, Ariz., street to avoid construction. The police’s own dash cam footage recorded the arresting officer escalate tension and aggression to the point it turned into a physical assault by the officer. Continue reading “Police Officers Attacking Unarmed Women”