Tag: Arizona

Oakry

Man Tasered Three Times By Police While Holding His Baby

Police body camera footage shows officers in Tempe, Ariz. hitting Ivaughn Oakry with three Tasers all at once while holding his one-year-old son on June 15. The Tempe Police Department has denied all claims of excessive force and claim that Oakry is the one who put his children in danger….

Border Patrol

Arizona Border Patrol Agent Hits Guatemalan Man with Work Truck, Calls Migrants ‘Subhuman’: Prosecutors

Federal prosecutors say that Nogales, Ariz., Border Patrol Agent Matthew Bowen not only used his government vehicle as a weapon against a migrant but he also repeatedly degraded migrants in text messages to colleagues calling them “subhuman” and talking of “frying” Guatemalans with his Taser. Documents, filed in US District…