Skip to main content
  1. Life
  2. Health & Fitness
  3. Healthcare

The soaring problem of police brutality in today’s society part 1

See also

See You Tube and look up police brutality videos and you may be shocked to see how many there are and the extent some police officers go to abuse the very people they are sworn to protect.

Wikipedia defines Police Brutality as ‘the wanton use of excessive force, usually physical, but potentially in the form of verbal attacks and psychological intimidation, by a police officer.’

Some of the police officers in today’s society are under the false impression that ‘they are the law’ this of course is not true ‘they are to uphold the law’ and are sworn in as peace officers to ‘serve and protect the people.’

Some ways police brutality is used today are: intimidation, racial profiling, physical, mental and sexual abuse are to name just a few.

Some words used for police abuse are:
Police misconduct, police corruption, law enforcement misconduct, law enforcement corruption, and police brutality.

This NBC NEWS story relates a 72 year old woman being tasered by a police officer and later the law states his tasering was legal. Seen on NBC’s Today show the Texas police officer was twice the size of the older woman and when he tasered her she was not in touching distance, then after being thrown to the grown was tasered again, she was doing no harm and he tasered her why? Because he could and he knew he would get away with elderly abuse. One thing that stands out in this injustice is how NBC’s Matt Lauer blames the woman! It is disgusting to think how this world is turning out when a 72 year old woman who is physically abused by a police officer gets the blame.



  • Dead babies found
    Seven dead babies were found in Utah resident Megan Huntsman's old home
    Shocking Discovery
  • Kendall Jenner
    Get the Coachella looks: Kendall Jenner’s nose ring, green hair and edgy nails
    Coachella Look
  • Dog's Easter basket
    How to fill your dog’s Easter basket with the perfect toys
    Easter Basket
  • Rabbit owners
    Bringing home the bunny: Important information for rabbit owners
    7 Photos
  • Haunted island
    The world’s most haunted island may soon be the most haunted luxury resort
    Haunted Resort
  • Sunken ferry
    Search continues for missing passengers after a ferry sinks off the South Korean coast
    Sunken Ferry

Related Videos:

  • Healthy dinners
    <div class="video-info" data-id="342496113" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url=""></div>
  • Water aerobics
    <div class="video-info" data-id="326755751" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url=""></div>
  • Bob Harper Cookbook
    <div class="video-info" data-id="517761437" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url=""></div>

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about and apply today!