“If I see three or four young black men walking down the street, I have to stop them and check their names,” said Mills, who is white. “I want them to be afraid every time they see the police that they might get arrested.”
Which is why it isn’t that surprising when two of his officers end up under investigation for shooting an unarmed man and then planting a weapon next to him to justify the shooting. All of which was preceded by them chasing after that man’s son, who equally unsurprisingly, was in no hurry to be questioned by them, in spite of the fact he wasn’t wanted for anything at the time.
(Originally posted on EYEAM4ANARCHY)