You needn’t commit a crime or even be suspected of committing a crime in order to be subjected to police abuse and “pain compliance.” These days, merely coming into contact with police is potentially hazardous.
Notice how the cop keeps saying “stop resisting” like some sort of mindless robot as the guy is curled up on the floor in agony.
MARIN COUNTY, CA (KGO) — A Marin County man has filed suit against the Marin County Sheriff’s Department for an incident in which he says law enforcement officers went too far. Peter McFarland was Tased inside his own home as his wife watched, begging officers to stop.
On June 29, 2009 McFarland and his wife Pearl were returning home from a charity fundraiser just before midnight. McFarland injured himself as he stumbled and fell down the long steps to his front door.
“Mainly it was to my knee and the front of my leg, my shin,” McFarland said.
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