Birmingham man tasered by police says he was targeted because he is black Investigators confirm four of the six incidents in Birmingham involve one officer who has been suspended by West Midlands Police.

Investigators confirm four of the six incidents in Birmingham involve one officer who has been suspended by West Midlands Police.

A man who was tasered in the throat in Birmingham says he believes he was targeted by police because he is black.

The incident is one of six cases being investigated by the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) into alleged excessive use of force on black men and a teenager in the last four months.

Trevaile Wyse, 30, said he had just arrived home from work in February when there was a car crash in the street outside his house. He went out to see what had happened and found...
source: The Sky News

2020-06-03 06:47
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