Los Angeles Residents Respond to LAPD’s Execution of “Africa”

March 2, 2015   |   Alissa Kokkins

Alissa Kokkins
March 2, 2015

(ANTIMEDIA) Los Angeles, CA — As rain poured in Los Angeles on Sunday night, outraged community members packed the steps of Pershing Square. General Jeff, from Los Angeles Community Action Network (LA CAN) declared to a somber crowd:

“If you notice, the heavens are crying right now. Another senseless murder at the hands of Los Angeles Police Department.”

Joined by Black Lives Matter, Los Angeles, LA CAN addressed those who had gathered in response to LAPD’s execution of an unarmed man from the Skid Row community earlier that afternoon. A killing that went viral after a video of the incident was posted to Facebook by eyewitness, Anthony Blackburn. Although the execution caught the attention of the masses and media, locals were outraged that LAPD had been speaking to the press while simultaneously refusing to talk to Skid Row residents about the execution; the very people LAPD’s actions impact the most.

BREAKING: Alissa Kokkins, who wrote this article, has been arrested by the LAPD while covering protests over Africa’s killing by LAPD

WARNING: Graphic video

While the government name of the man executed by LAPD remains unknown, members of the community called him “Africa.” According to residents, Africa had a history of mental illness that was well known to both the community and police. Yet, despite his struggles, Africa had always been trustworthy, respectful and harmless. In fact, Africa protected the Skid Row store adjacent to where he pitched his tent since the business stayed open until 4am. A tent that very well may have led to his execution.

On March 1st, 2015 at around 11:30 am, LAPD responded to a call on San Pedro and 5th street about an altercation that had long been settled before LAPD arrived. Once there, officers found Africa sleeping and chose to rouse him from his rest. Being disturbed by police was a sensitive issue for Africa. You see, despite Skid Row being home to the largest houseless community in America, tents can only be pitched from 9pm-6am in Los Angeles County. To enforce this law, police frequently harassed Africa to take down his home… as they do to all who are unhoused that dare pitch a tent in Los Angeles during unauthorized hours. So when LAPD disturbed Africa on this fateful Sunday, Africa responded by jumping up prepared to defend his right to have his tent up in the rain; and that is when LAPD got aggressive. Minutes later, Africa was dead after being shot five times by LAPD. Police claim Africa was killed because he was reaching for an officer’s gun while he was face down on the ground being tasered.

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Hours later, LA residents found themselves gathered mourning, sharing witness accounts, and demanding that the cops who killed Africa be held accountable. As they stood together in the pouring rain heartbroken and frustrated, an even more disturbing tale emerged. A story of a Skid Row that is no stranger to killer cops, police violence, and over policing. A place where Africa was far from LAPD’s first execution, and most likely not their last either.

Just a little over six months ago, LAPD and the SWAT team killed, Carlos Ocana, 54 – another unarmed, mentally ill Skid Row resident that police literally tasered off of a roof on San Pedro Street; the middle of the very same block police killed Africa on. Yet, residents are still waiting for answers about the last killing and now… another one. Skid Row Resident and Activist, General Dogon, in part blames Los Angeles’ Safer Cities Initiative that was enacted in 2006. An initiative that he says is anything but safe.

“For the last nine years Skid Row has been under police occupation, right. This is the most policed community in the nation. And the only things that it has been leading to is civil and human rights violations.” – General Dogon, Skid Row Activist

A “broken windows” approach to policing, the Safer Cities Initiative was introduced by former Los Angeles Police Chief and now New York Police Chief, William Bratton. The initiative was championed by the Central City Association (CCA), a powerful business lobby group that is the invisible seat of power which runs the City of Los Angeles. CCA represents local businesses, organizations, and large corporations, such as: Walt Disney Company, UCLA, Chevron, Walmart, Verizon, Paramount Pictures, JP Morgan Chase & Co., Wells Fargo, and Bank of America. While monied interests stand firmly behind the initiative, critics have serious concerns about the impact the initiative has on those less privileged.

Heather Timmons from Quartz reports:

“Violent crime and robberies dropped significantly in Skid Row after the initiative was introduced. But critics say the initiative has been devastating for people living on the streets, because it stresses criminalization for minor law infractions over social services, essentially making it a crime to be homeless. And the area’s homeless population has surged in recent years, thanks to a weak economy.

2010 survey of homeless and poor people in the Skid Row area found that over half had been arrested in the past year because of the initiative, resulting in loss of housing, social services, and jobs. Nearly half said they had been physically or verbally abused by police while receiving citations for non-violent behavior like jaywalking, drinking in public, and sleeping on the sidewalk.”

On Sunday night, the reality of the draconian Safer Cities Initiative was on full display for the two dozen LA residents that braved the rain to march to the Skid Row police station after people left Pershing Square. The small, determined group took the sidewalks to the station fearing that their actions would cause police to backlash against the community with the likes of water hoses, citations and arrests — tactics police had used against Skid Row residents in the past.

As the group entered Skid Row, the landscape of the ever gentrifying downtown swiftly changed. Coffee shops, hipster hangouts and pristine urban sprawl transformed into streets speckled with tarps, tents and litter. Litter so high that it acted as barricades, causing intersections to impassibly flood. As people visibly suffered everywhere you looked on this cold, wet night, one to two police cruisers sat running idle on every single block. Watching. Police Officers wasted gas and sipped hot coffee as they waited for the next ticket, arrests or incident to report. Not one officer was seen leaving the safety of their warm patrol car to serve and protect this community.  A community forced to mourn in the freezing, cold rain.

Community members will be meeting on Tuesday, March 3rd at the Union Rescue Mission on San Pedro between 5th and 6th at 8:30 am to march to the police commission meeting at LAPD Headquarters.

UPDATE: Community members and LA CAN are inviting people to begin gathering at 7 am and asking that folks be ready to march by 8am. To stay updated, check out this Facebook invite.

Donations to Africa’s Memorial and Burial Fund can be made here.

This article will be updated as we process our video and photos and/if more information becomes available.


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  1. Tragic that cops do not fathom why decent Americans despise them. Cops are so confused these days. Their leadership trains them to treat Americans Like The enemy. Cops then Wonder why no One wants to be around them

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  2. if it was a illegal mexican or a muslim this would have never happened. Obama is determined to lay waste to as many americans as he can while in office

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  3. Unarmed?!?! My ass!! You can hear the cops in the video yelling at the homeless man to drop the gun….if I was in this situation & an unarmed homeless guy somehow got my gun, I'd want my partner to shoot him for me

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  4. What the fuck

    5 guys beating him, then they tazer and shoot him 5 times.

    Cowards.

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  5. religious hypocrites, like you mr. Thompson, will be the first to be judged.

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  6. A truly bias post. Words such as harassing and execution leave the reader to feel little value concerning the integrity of the author. The video speaks to all you can confirm, the rest is conjecture.

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  7. On one of the articles that ran this story, they said the officer who fired the shots was black. I watched the raw video several times and can see that he's a white man. I guess because Yahoo had their faces blurred, so it's ready to accuse anyone. Bravo, America.

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  8. The only problem is that police/terrorist often lie. They are trained to say "he went for my gun" "Stop Resisting" and take away an innocent mans freedom. I've seen video of it happening while the video shows the mans are raised in his car CLEARLY at all times even as the terrorist beats the man….he yells, stop resisting, don't go for my gun. These Terrorists are TRAINED to LIE.

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  9. American Police need to learn how to use tazers instead of guns…I've seen way too many Police brutality videos in my lifetime…

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  10. The issue was they introduced the gun and were tazoring him at the time, really if 6 men were atop of you with billy clubs and bashing your body with night sticks its a given instinct to want to defend yourself. If they had just woken him up and just asked a few questions regarding the encounter then that would have been the end of it. One day this will happen and a bi standard will decide to use a gun to defend their fellow citizen from the gestapo
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  11. Bullies, psychopaths and assassins.

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  12. Suzanne Elizabeth Either you are as fucking stupid as yr comment says you are, or you are a pig w/ a made up account faking that the pigs have any support for the murders they commit.

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  13. Chris Atkinson You must be a dumbass. The only one w/ little integrity at all is YOU. What part of being harrassed, beaten, assaulted and murdered did you miss?

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  14. Jeff Thompson You moronic bigot. Yr ignorance is on proud display. Pigs murder anyone and everyone, even other pigs so take yr dumbass race card and shove it up yr a$$.

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  15. The calling of "he has my gun" or "don't reach for my gun" is tactic they use for the ppl on the outside looking in. This same thing happened to me and I never reached for the officers gun. I wasn't shot but they beat me brutality.

    You have to read through their bull shit. They guy never reached or had this gun and if he did why was the gun outside of its call 3 hoster?

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  16. Joshua Cox that slow motion clip actually shows him struggling with the black cop for his holstered gun. You can see it just before the first red arrow or just before the fat cop gets in the way of the camera.. The first red arrow is a tazer not a gun, you can hear it going off on the regular speed clip. theres a 2-3 second delay before the remainder of shots are fired but the officers.

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  17. Joshua Cox that slow motion clip actually shows him struggling with the black cop for his holstered gun. You can see it just before the first red arrow or just before the fat cop gets in the way of the camera.. The first red arrow is a tazer not a gun, you can hear it going off on the regular speed clip. theres a 2-3 second delay before the remainder of shots are fired but the officers.

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  18. I agree with you Suzanne,, he went for the officers gun, you can see it in the clip. Still a shame though, poor guy probably had mental health issues. Although they were called to the scene because he was fighting with another man

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  19. I agree with you Suzanne,, he went for the officers gun, you can see it in the clip. Still a shame though, poor guy probably had mental health issues. Although they were called to the scene because he was fighting with another man

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  20. I'm just glad that two of the officers are wearing chest cameras so when they do investigate this rather anti-cop haters will shut up or the officer will be held accountable.

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  21. badges do not grant extra rights

    all Americans want is for cops to be held accountable for their crimes

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  22. Best way to now start responding is lynch mobs carrying nooses for these gestapo konts who are fond of murdering unarmed Americans….. I'm not into watching barbaric ISIS videos; but I can make an exception for watching any Gestapo konts pissing themselves as captured ISIS trophies.

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  23. oh oh—- GESTAPO BOOTLICKER ALERT ****** SUZANNE ELIZABETH; smells like a stinking Gestapo troll account too.

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  24. It's funny how asshats always want to see what they want to see as gestapo bootlickers; imagining someone scuffling with cops is always instinctively lunging to get their gun. WTF…… Does stinking reality of someone getting murdered just for wrestling with cops hurts that much???

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  25. Luke Cage GO back to your comic books and conspiracy theories.

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  26. I am an outsider, from europe, i love america and i can say from here that the only enemy of america is america it self. Nowhere in the world police kill innocent people like in america. You have a big problem with police and you have to deal with it.
    Once you solve this problem you will be fine. Put all the police men on drug test. You will be surprised. ……,

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  27. This wasn't brutality, it was murder!
    POLICE KILL AMERICANS MORE THEN ISIS!

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  28. Bill Bisher have a better look Bill,, you can see them struggling over the gun.. you know right?,, bad bad don't touch?? you can hear him say it.. Of course you would say the cop is bs'ing,, of course that's what he would be doing, making it up it the heat of the moment! unfortunately the reality is he tried to take his gun.. lol…

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  29. And this author cares if you find him credible why? His jobs done he wrote the article and you read it.

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  30. Ray Flower I personally witnessed a friend surrounded by five cops. She had been peacefully handing out pamphlets. One female cop pulled her hijab off her head. A male cop slid his hands up the inside of her legs, under her long skirt. She stood calmly during this abuse. In court, the cops stated that she was flailing her arms about, struck one of the cops and resisted arrest. A woman we spoke with at court, who had a cop brother in law told us, "Oh, that? They call it testi-lying. They do it all the time."

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  31. Many of the posts to this incredibly bias article just leave me thinking "what an incredibly unintelligent person." Bill Bisher is literally advocating lynching. So not only is he a terrible human being but an idiot as well

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  32. You are far, far worse than the people your ranting about. Honestly I'm embarrassed for the education system that produces someone so devoid of humanity as to advocate lynch mobs and beheadings

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  33. If you actually watch the video they use tazers and guns and clubs to kill this man.
    I want to know why you think tazing this innocent man would even be necessary.

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  34. If you actually watch the video they use tazers and guns and clubs to kill this man.
    I want to know why you think tazing this innocent man would even be necessary.

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  35. OMG… DO they HAVE to shoot to kill?

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  36. they cops they trained to do so. why? cuz a dead man cant testify against the in a lawsuit.

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  37. Ward Patrick Its called reality and honesty, dumass pig bootlicking POS, that's why you don't recognize it or like it. Why don't you go back to sucking off the treasonous pigs whose boots you can't stop licking? There is no validity to anything YOU say, fagot because its all based on pigs and how much more you can kiss their ass when they murder, brainwashed dumbass. I haven't insulted anyone, I rightfully called them what they exposed thmselves to be. Like you, yr either the stupidest POS in creation to not see these pigs assault a man for NOTHING then murder him, or you just enjoy sucking off pigs when you watch them murder. So go fuck yrself, you traitorous fagot.

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  38. Adam Spencer STFU, you gutless pussy. You'd rather sit back and watch and do nothing as pigs wantonly murder whoever they want.

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  39. Adam Spencer Instead of bitching about people being rightfully angry, you dumbass fagot, where is yr outrage at the blatant murder of a peaceful unarmed man??? Dumbass POS traitor.

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  40. Suzanne Elizabeth, Are you stupid or a deliberate cop-cock sucker? 5 beasts pounce on that guy and shoot him like a dog! And you still have the audacity to support the fascist pigs?!

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  41. Mahendrenath, It's sad that a homeless guy got shot but he shouldn't of grabbed the officers gun..bottom line You don't do that!

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  42. Luke Cage omg you are totally smart!! You should be the next advocate for human rights & lead the march, maybe you can get on tv by starting the 2015 LA Riots

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  43. Alexander you have it wrong..All Americans want is for everyone to be held accountable for their crimes not just cops

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  44. They shot him point blank. The man's hands were never near a gun, except for maybe as it pressed against his head before he was shot.

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  45. Suzanne Elizabeth Do you not understand what flames you are fanning? The peaceful marches and angry words are methods of trying to resolve this issue before it devolves into violence. We have not seen violence on the scale of a nationwide revolt and we are in quite this precarious position due to the reoccurring violence from police. To denigrate all the people who are trying to disarm this situation without force is the epitome of shortsightedness. Although you have no obligation to physically fight, do not think for one second that your loved ones who are male will not get dragged into this if it gets violent. Your words matter Suzanne. Choose them wisely. Enough antagonizing and let's try to fix this violent crescendo before it reaches its climax.

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  46. Luke Cage Dude, you should really start to learn the fact that people have different opinions. I've read a lot of your comments and replys around this post and all I see is a low self-esteem dude that keeps attacking and insulting people just for having a different opinion then yours. Oh, and btw – i agree to the fact that those cops acted like insane criminals, they should not be defended so easily for what they did.

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  47. Kayne Brookes unfortunately he wasn't innocent. Very sad he died no doubt, but he wasn't innocent. They were called to the scene because he was fighting/causing a disturbance. He wouldn't abide with them and you can clearly see he throws the first few punches before the black cop strikes back, they take him down, continues to struggle, the tazer goes off, you can see the black cop fighting with him over the holster on the left side of the screen before the first shot goes off, none of the other cops are drawn yet, there's a 2-3 second delay before the other cops shoot him. Hardly innocent,, VERY unfortunate this turned this way but why do you think a cop should allow someone to challenge him for his gun? Is he supposed to take a chance and see what happens if he were to get it free? Also why do you think it's okay not to abide with cops if they've been called in because of your illegal behaviour? I'm not relating to this at all. Sucks the guys dead no doubt,, but what he's supposed to do whatever he wants illegally?

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  48. America and the love of Guns…..Get Guns of the street and ban them all starting with the Cops who seem to be the worst offenders

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  49. Well the images say it all, a country that bullies her way through the world and has a disgusting and worthless police force known worldwide, more accurately known as MURDERERS in uniform. Definitely not my dream place to be… who wants to live in that shit hole where these MURDERERS in uniform have LITERALLY a licence to kill.!

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  50. even if he somehow managed to grab the gun it would've been wrong to shoot him dead. Shouldn't those Killer-cops be trained to shot a guy in the shoulder or leg, or in someother part of the body, where he will be unleathely injured and then disrarm the suspect and make an arrest. If more of those execution videos pop up, people will start to go after the cops.

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  51. he ewas face down on the ground also if you watch 5the rest of the video they take off the handcuffs after they shot him

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  52. Fucking Nazi's, their own greed and power is not sustainable!!! This the reason they will destroy themselves!!! They are too stupid to even see the path they are on and where they are headed!! DESTRUCTION!!! there is only soo much people will take from the corrupt authoritys world wide!!

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  53. Carlos Nunez If he's face down his knees bend backwards man.. He's face up for sure when they're struggling over the gun

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  54. Gilbert Ferrol Guns are not the problem, people like these officers are.

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  55. Mike Van Wassenhoven They are both the problem. You can't shoot someone if you don't have a gun.

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  56. It looks like there's no more place for black people in the United States of America in this days. You people talk a lot shit about justice running around in the hood to save others and yet there's no justice for a poor guy getting shot to death in your own world. So! is this what you call justice? Man, I hate this shit.

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  57. Jonathan Teysko Evil will always find a way. They will just kill someone by other means. History proves this. murder rates do not go down in countries than ban firearms. there are simply no murders with guns. they just choose another weapon. so knowing that, why would you take away the one thing that equalizes a 100lb women/person and a 200lb man/person??? do you like creating victims. do you like leaving people defenseless?

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  58. Gilbert Ferrol you are the exact reason why terrorist have now set up 30 training camps in the u,s. our govt knows about them and does nothing. eventually they will walk into a school and slaughter our children and you think even the police should not have guns. fuck you , im gonna protect myself. over 300 million guns in the u.s. and you really think you can get them off the streets, you are adorable.

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  59. Andrew K Walters He was mentally ill, they were called because he was homeless and had his tent up in the morning on the streets of LA and there have been plenty of people who resist the cops by swinging and do not have to be killed for no reason the holsters are locked in place and he was being tazed him even getting his hand on a gun with 5 cops beating him makes no fucking sense they are just bullies out to kill end of it.

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  60. Andrew K Walters You are a brainwashed dumbass. This man was assaulted in his sleep and then murdered for NOTHING. 5 pigs couldn't restrain 1 unarmed, malnutritioned man w/ murdering him??? Then they handcuff is dead body??? The law supports us when pigs assault us for NOTHING, you pig bootlicking idiot!!

    “Citizens ( any individual ) may resist unlawful arrest to the point of taking an arresting officer's life if necessary.” Plummer v. State, 136 Ind. 306. This premise was upheld by the Supreme Court of the United States in the case: John Bad Elk v. U.S., 177 U.S. 529.

    The Court stated:

    “Where the officer is killed in the course of the disorder which naturally accompanies an attempted arrest that is resisted, the law looks with very different eyes upon the transaction, when the officer had the right to make the arrest, from what it does if the officer had no right. What may be murder in the first case might be nothing more than manslaughter in the other, or the facts might show that no offense had been committed.” “An arrest made with a defective warrant, or one issued without affidavit, or one that fails to allege a crime is within jurisdiction, and one who is being arrested, may resist arrest and break away. lf the arresting officer is killed by one who is so resisting, the killing will be no more than an involuntary manslaughter.”

    Housh v. People, 75 111. 491; reaffirmed and quoted in State v. Leach, 7 Conn. 452; State v. Gleason, 32 Kan. 245; Ballard v. State, 43 Ohio 349; State v Rousseau, 241 P. 2d 447; State v. Spaulding, 34 Minn. 3621.

    “When a person, being without fault, is in a place where he has a right to be, is violently assaulted, he may, without retreating, repel by force, and if, in the reasonable exercise of his right of self defense, his assailant is killed, he is justified.” Runyan v. State, 57 Ind. 80; Miller v. State, 74 Ind. 1. “These principles apply as well to an officer attempting to make an arrest, who abuses his authority and transcends the bounds thereof by the use of unnecessary force and violence, as they do to a private individual who unlawfully uses such force and violence.” Jones v. State, 26 Tex. App. I; Beaverts v. State, 4 Tex. App. 1 75; Skidmore v. State, 43 Tex. 93, 903. “An illegal arrest is an assault and battery. The person so attempted to be restrained of his liberty has the same right to use force in defending himself as he would in repelling any other assault and battery.” (State v. Robinson, 145 ME. 77, 72 ATL. 260). “Each person has the right to resist an unlawful arrest. In such a case, the person attempting the arrest stands in the position of a wrongdoer and may be resisted by the use of force, as in self-defense.” (State v. Mobley, 240 N.C. 476, 83 S.E. 2d 100). “One may come to the aid of another being unlawfully arrested, just as he may where one is being assaulted, molested, raped or kidnapped. Thus it is not an offense to liberate one from the unlawful custody of an officer, even though he may have submitted to such custody, without resistance.” (Adams v. State, 121 Ga. 16, 48 S.E. 910). “Story affirmed the right of self-defense by persons held illegally. In his own writings, he had admitted that ‘a situation could arise in which the checks-and-balances principle ceased to work and the various branches of government concurred in a gross usurpation.’ There would be no usual remedy by changing the law or passing an amendment to the Constitution, should the oppressed party be a minority. Story concluded, ‘If there be any remedy at all … it is a remedy never provided for by human institutions.’ That was the ‘ultimate right of all human beings in extreme cases to resist oppression, and to apply force against ruinous injustice.’ (From Mutiny on the Amistad by Howard Jones, Oxford University Press, 1987, an account of the reading of the decision in the case by Justice Joseph Story of the Supreme Court. As for grounds for arrest: “The carrying of arms in a quiet, peaceable, and orderly manner, concealed on or about the person, is not a breach of the peace. Nor does such an act of itself, lead to a breach of the peace.” (Wharton’s Criminal and Civil Procedure, 12th Ed., Vol.2: Judy v. Lashley, 5 W. Va. 628, 41 S.E. 197)

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  61. Suzanne Elizabeth STFU, you brainwashed cunt!! Yr the same dumbass who thought that it was perfectly reasonable too blow away an unarmed man who was being assaulted by 5 murdering pigs! I AM an advocate for human rights. YOU are an advocate for the police state, loser!

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  62. Mihnea Conteanu Show me where I said no one could ever have differing opinions, fagot? You think something stupid like that because, duh, yr fucking stupid. Yr so fucking stupid that you think people that support pigs murdering w/out repercussions shouldn't be held accountable. Bullshit, yr a pig bootlicker and a fagot. If I looked like a bitch like you, I'd definitely have low self esteem and probably end it, loser.

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  63. Luke Cage sorry bud, I didn't get pass your first paragraph. You come across like a little boy, I don't have time to work through your insecurities.

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  64. Marcus Daniels of course he was mentally ill. The media reports, as well as community feedback (on-line ones), all say he was causing a disturbance, that's why the cops arrived. From this video clip there's only one cop beating him or throwing punches (the black cop). The other ones are trying to hold him down, I don't see where any of them are "beating" him. Holster is locked in place, it is still possible to access his firearm. In any case, again, it's unfortunate that he got killed no doubt and 5 shots I agree is extreme. Again, what do you want the cops to do allow him to unlock the gun and wait to see what happens? Maybe he could get a shot off and hit a bystander, why should he have that opportunity? Whoever phone the cops didn't have a right to report it? He may be homeless and mentally ill but does that allow him to cause a disturbance and not be accountable for it? It seems that they were supposed to show up to follow up, talk to him and then they're supposed to leave because he didn't want to come out of his tent. He also wasn't shot because he was swinging, that just elevated the situation, he was shot because they felt he was a threat to them and the public when he went for the gun. 5 shots by possibly 5 different cops, still seems unreal they don't communicate,, but then——- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yfi3Ndh3n-g

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  65. oh my god ..how stupid are you ??? suzanne…use your brain

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  66. Maxel Optional Schreiner you can also die by shooting in your leg….there is a big aorta ..

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  67. Mike. Please understand I do agree on supporting police but they must also be reformed! We are Americans. Not Nazi Germans.

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  68. Mihnea Conteanu he can't he's a child with a comic book persona.. you see the cartoon, not much else to bother with after that! lol

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  69. @Luke Cage Are gay slurs your go-to when someone disagrees with you? I watched the video five times and couldn't tell if the man tried to grab the officers gun or not, and I'd be very surprised if you could say definitively he didn't without lying to yourself. My point was that lynch mobs are probably not the most rational response. And the suggestion that cops are just wontedly murdering people for no reason is probably a bit of a stretch.. If an investigation finds the officer acted improperly then he should be held accountable by a jury of his peers, certainly vigilante justice is not the answer.

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  70. The American police think if they have a gun, they're bad asses. But in reality, they are cit owards and need there gun to show "authority", the system if fucked up. Stop hiding behind your guns and do your job properly, like decent human beings!!! Bastards, the lot of them!!!! How can they do this and be proud of themselves. I hope that police officer get the book thrown at him! Well they all stick together, don't they? No fucking chance of justice

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  71. Are you blind as well as dumb? Watch again the man was already cuffed, they are trained to say that so that they can commence to apply brutal and lethal force!!

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  72. The criminal grabbed the cop's gun and in the process of pulling it out of the holster. LAPD has video to prove it. He got shot like he should have. Race card players like you would never care about that. You are a disease.

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  73. The criminal grabbed the cop's gun and in the process of pulling it out of the holster. LAPD has video to prove it. He got shot like he should have. Race card players like you would never care about that. You are a disease.

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  74. Ray Flower Cop's body camera caught the incident and confirmed that the perpetrator went for the cops gun. So take your lies and shove it up where it belongs.

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  75. Ray Flower Cop's body camera caught the incident and confirmed that the perpetrator went for the cops gun. So take your lies and shove it up where it belongs.

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  76. A career criminal. Police called for robbery. Caller identifies the perpetrator as the robbery suspect. The guy resists lawful order. All the beating, tazering, and shooting was rightfully done.

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  77. A career criminal. Police called for robbery. Caller identifies the perpetrator as the robbery suspect. The guy resists lawful order. All the beating, tazering, and shooting was rightfully done.

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  78. see cops think they can do what ever they want THIS IS WHY PEOPLE HATE YOU FUCKEN PIGS

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