In Miami arrested the police who beat the African-American
Police in the us city of Miami gardens (Florida), who tried to detain the African-American with strangulation and caused her injuries, is dismissed from ranks of law enforcement officers and arrested, according to the newspaper Miami Herald.
The publication notes that this incident became known thanks to appearing in social networks video, which was shot by a friend of the victim. The incident happened January 14: on that day, the African-American Safia Satchel fell out with the Manager of one of the strip clubs, because he refused to return her money for the meals. African-American is gone, leaving the bills to the waitress. The Manager of the institution called the police.
A satchel sat in his SUV behind the wheel, beside her in the passenger seat was her friend. The policeman on duty then Jordy Yanes Martel Hispanic origin asked Satchel to approach a patrol car, but she refused, saying they did not have shoes on. Then a policeman climbed into her SUV through the window, pulled out, then pressed his knee on her neck and hit twice with a Taser gun. Then arrested her on charges of use of force by a police officer and resisting arrest with violence. Subsequently these charges were dropped.
The video provoked a sharp public reaction, the newspaper said, with the result that the state government decided to arrest COP on charges of committing beatings. Martel was also charged with misconduct for submitting false information in reports associated with his actions against the Satchel.
The lawyer the police said that during the arrest the woman hit his client in the jaw, while being in a state of alcoholic intoxication.
From the end of may in many major U.S. cities held protests and unrest in connection with the death of an African-American George Floyd with the arrest by the police. One of the policemen, who for a few minutes he felt a knee in the neck of Floyd, charged with murder, three others of aiding and abetting the murder.