I grew up respecting cops. I believed they were the guys to call when you had a problem. But when we have so many examples of cops like this, I think I need a new plan.
Merced police used Taser on unarmed, legless man in a wheelchair
The Merced Police Department’s Internal Affairs Division is investigating a complaint alleging that an officer twice used a Taser against an unarmed, wheelchair-bound man with no legs.
The incident occurred Sept. 11.
The man who was Tasered, 40-year-old Gregory Williams, a double-leg amputee, spent six days in jail on suspicion of domestic violence and resisting arrest, although the Merced County District Attorney’s Office hasn’t filed charges in the case.
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Go here to watch an interview with Williams.