LAPD, Again

Abby Zimet

Los Angeles police chief has censured a commander for his "severely deficient response" after video surfaced of him and another officer stopping Michelle Jordan, 34, for driving while talking on a cellphone, brutally bodyslamming her twice to the ground while she was handcuffed, and then celebrating with a fist-bump. Isn't it about time someone house-trained these beasts?

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