Fired Cops Indicted In Beating Caught On Tape

A Dallas County grand jury has indicted three now-fired Dallas police officers,  a month after a chase, crash, and videotaped beating of a motorcyclist.  Video, from several patrol mounted dashboard cameras, shows Andrew Collins as he is tongue-lashed by officers and then struck repeatedly with fists and a club.  Because Collins is black and the three officers are white or Hispanic, the incident generated charges of racism.  The indictments include charges like Aggravated Assault by a Public Servant, Official Oppression, Tampering with a Government Record and Tampering with Evidence.  In a statement released Thursday, Dallas Police Chief Brown said “…the indictments issued by the Grand Jury today in the case of former Dallas Police Officers is another step in the process of bringing this incident to a conclusion.”

  • Perez

    We know that the Dallas PD is on the Honor roll – all the news and reports and who knows all that hasn;t been expose to the public about the Dallas PD. The oral acts and drinking and the list goes on. It’s makes it very difficult to respect The police dep. but if don’t we the residents don’t we go to Jail. Yeah the Dallas PD is on the honor roll – Yes your honor, NO your honor, Yes your honor ! As their being indicted. Who knows who the Good officier are ? It’s like finding Walldo. All you good guys – well keep up the good work God help us – God help You and God help our City

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