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Realities of NYPD Excess Force
New York Police use excess force with citizens. A gentleman that insults and swears to a police officer should be disciplined with a ticket and fine but officers use excessive force to put him to the ground to cuff him. An incarcerated woman in the Bronx was handcuffed while giving birth to a baby (Smith, 2018). Is there a break in the criminal justice system? Are individuals robbed of their dignity, rights, and freedom? Click here for the full article. See ME10, Case 76.