Asked by lucifer-possessed-me-fo-my-looks
this blog is about any corrupt police system in any place.
everyone should feel free to submit anything from anywhere.
Kathryn Johnston (June 26, 1914 – November 21, 2006) was an elderly Atlanta, Georgia, woman who was shot by undercover police officers in her home on Neal Street in northwest Atlanta on November 21, 2006, where she had lived for 17 years. Three officers had entered her home in what was later described as a ‘botched’ drug raid.Officers cut off burglar bars and broke down her door using a no-knock warrant. Police said Johnston fired at them and they fired in response; she fired one shot out the door over the officers’ heads and they fired 39 shots, five or six of which hit her. None of the officers was injured by her gunfire, but Johnston was killed by the officers. Police injuries were later attributed to “friendly fire” from each other’s weapons.
One of the officers planted marijuana in Johnston’s house after the shooting. Later investigations found that the paperwork stating that drugs present at Johnston’s house, which had been the basis for the raid, had been falsified. The officers later admitted to having lied when they submitted cocaine as evidence claiming that they had bought it at Johnston’s house. Three officers were tried for manslaughter and other charges surrounding falsification and were sentenced to ten, six, and five years.
She would’ve been 100 years old this year. It’s a damn shame that they didn’t get at least twenty years plus. That would’ve been the lowest possibility for anyone else. Racism was definitely one of the motives.
Ten, Six, & FIVE FUCKING YEARS; ARE YOU FUCKING KIDDING ME?!?!?!?!!!!????
Cop Who Killed a Handcuffed Man is Same Cop Who Gave Homeless Man Boots [Video - http://bit.ly/1oLOd7E]
What do you think? Planned PR stunt?
not all cops are bad. some of them are good….(until they don’t know they’re being watched). (edit….i think a few people unfollowed me because they didn’t realise i was being sarcastic.)
Asked by fatassvegan
i recently considered deleting this blog for that very reason. it’s really draining to see this stuff all the time and feel helpless to do anything about it. but i figure, at the very least, this blog is my way of doing something.