Fla. police sued over handcuffing and jailing of 8-year-old boy with special needs

  • 📰 CTVNews
  • ⏱ Reading Time:
  • 18 sec. here
  • 2 min. at publisher
  • 📊 Quality Score:
  • News: 10%
  • Publisher: 99%

Canada Headlines News

Canada Latest News,Canada Headlines

Police chief says 'standard operating procedures were followed' in case where 8-year-old boy with special needs was handcuffed and briefly jailed for battery

KEY WEST, FLA. -- Civil rights lawyers sued the police and school district in Key West on Tuesday over their treatment of an 8-year-old boy with special needs who was handcuffed, booked and briefly jailed on a felony battery charge after he was accused of punching a teacher who sought to discipline him for sitting improperly in the school cafeteria.

"Where is the decency? Where is the humanity? This is somebody's child," Crump said at an online news conference with the boy's mother, Bianca N. Digennaro. Crump has a growing list of clients alleging police abuse, including the family of George Floyd, the Black man who died at the hands of a Minneapolis officer in May.

Source: Education Headlines (educationheadlines.net)

 

Thank you for your comment. Your comment will be published after being reviewed.
Please try again later.

Put the officer in handcuffs and repeat after me: 'this is very serious, OK? I hate that you had to put me into this position to do this. The thing about it is, you made a mistake. Now it's time for you to learn about it and to grow from it, not repeat the same mistake again,'

Police State Power!

We have summarized this news so that you can read it quickly. If you are interested in the news, you can read the full text here. Read more:

 /  🏆 1. in CA

Canada Latest News, Canada Headlines

Similar News:You can also read news stories similar to this one that we have collected from other news sources.

Chris Pratt And Katherine Schwarzenegger Welcome First Child TogetherPratt also shares a 7-year-old son with ex-wife Anna Faris.
Source: HuffPostCanada - 🏆 61. / 53 Read more »

McDonald's sues ousted CEO, alleging employee relationshipsMcDonald's says it's suing Stephen Easterbrook, the CEO it ousted last year over an inappropriate relationship with an employee, alleging that he covered up relationships with other employees and destroyed evidence. It’s a good point, but it’s important to remember that the allegations are very specific and specific reasons for the lawsuit. Just what the world needs. More drama. What's the big deal? So he likes McMuffins.....
Source: CTVNews - 🏆 1. / 99 Read more »

Missing four-year-old girl found dead in neighbour’s pool near Quebec CityProvincial police Sgt. Marie-Michele Moore said first responders tried to revive the girl and brought her to hospital where she was pronounced dead so tragic!!! 😭😭😭😭 Omg!!! This is just awful & tragic!!! My deepest condolences to the family. RIP sweet angel!💔😢
Source: globeandmail - 🏆 5. / 92 Read more »

A 103-year-old woman got her first tattoo to cross it off her bucket listDorothy Pollack, who turned 103-years-old in June, decided to get her first tattoo once she was allowed to leave her nursing home after its lockdown. Good for her ! Teardrop next? I doubt it said 'mom'
Source: CTVNews - 🏆 1. / 99 Read more »

Former N.S. teacher sentenced to 15 years for decades-old child sex assaultsA Nova Scotia Supreme Court judge has sentenced a former teacher and hockey coach to 15 years in prison for sexually abusing boys in incidents dating back several decades. Greenlight So for victimizing 34 boys he gets a lousy 15 years Ridiculous. We need to review how we sentence sex offenders in Canada because this was completely inadequate. pop pop !!
Source: CTVNews - 🏆 1. / 99 Read more »