261 law enforcement officials (police chiefs or sheriffs) cited.
4,778 alleged victims
258 fatality cases
an average of 15.05 daily incidents or one every 96 minutes.
one of every 266 officers accused of a violent crime.
Police misconduct sexually sexual misconduct, including rape, sexual assault, sexual battery, wrongfully eliciting sex, harassment, prostitution, sex on duty, incest, and molestation; theft or fraud, including robbery, shoplifting, extortion or bribery;
Reasons why officers get away with police brutality in court.
Police brutality is justified as injustice. Those cops that uses resentment by abusing; sodomizing ; and using racist remarks towards the victim being brutality beaten; sometimes win during the court case.
I think this is because people don't want to go against the boys in blue, because they represent protection of property and preserve life.
Even though sometimes good cops goes bad, it is the mayor's responsibility to prevent this kind of harsh behavior from happening again.
This decision is made by the courts. In most cases these decisions are usually weak and have no profound effect on the subject, meaning it won’t give the suspect any justice.