Fri Apr 13, 2012, 08:59 PM
hue (4,872 posts)
Video shows aggressive arrest by MPD in downtown Milwaukee
MILWAUKEE- Video shot last night on one of Milwaukee's busiest streets is filled with violent images of an arrest by Milwaukee police.
The video is nearly two minutes long -- and it's filled with jarring images and foul language -- all on Water Street.
TODAY'S TMJ4 spent the morning talking to witnesses who saw exactly what happened. They already had their phones out taking pictures of the Lamborghini as it drove away and couldn't believe what they saw next.
The man who shot the video didn't want to be identified, but said the driver forgot to put his lights on, so police tried to pull him over and that's when the trouble started.
Read more: http://www.todaystmj4.com/news/local/147383355.html
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Video shows aggressive arrest by MPD in downtown Milwaukee (Original post)
Response to HereSince1628 (Reply #6)
Sat Apr 14, 2012, 09:58 AM
TriplD (149 posts)
7. "focused strikes"? Is this from the police handbook?
By hiding the assault behind Orwellian terms suggests that this kind of assault is systematic in Milwaukee, not a few rogue cops.
Response to TriplD (Reply #7)
Sat Apr 14, 2012, 11:30 AM
HereSince1628 (31,502 posts)
8. I agree. The facility of euphemisms close at hand
is at least a sign of preplanning for spin control of such events.
Such phrases aren't kept close to mind if they are unneeded.