Friday, February 10, 2012

San Francisco cops caught on video beating suspect raise questions about alleged police brutality




A video that shows San Francisco police kicking and punching a man into submission after he threatened to draw a gun is being investigated for alleged use of excessive force.

Police responded to reports the 49-year-old suspect violently attacked two people in a South of Market-area apartment building on Tuesday night.

When an officer arrived to the scene, the man is said to have shouted: 'I have a gun and I'm going to use it' while concealing his hand behind his back. Read More