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Incident #149

Des Moines, IA

Description

Just like #112 above, police terrorize and pepper-spray a journalist so she'll stop reporting

Showing 4 other incidents in Des Moines

  • Incident #481 Des Moines, IA
    a cop is caught on a security camera stealing cases of water that a 17-year-old had put out for protestors. This is unlawful theft of private property without due process, and violates the 4th / 5th / 14th Amendments. [https://desmoinesregister.com/story/news/crime-and-courts/2020/06/12/des-moines-black-lives-matter-teen-discouraged-after-police-confiscate-water-left-protesters/3163595001/]
  • Incident #314 Des Moines, IA
    white people in a car shout "Black Lives Don't Matter," so Des Moines PD think the appropriate response is to shoot a teargas canister at the car *in front* of the one with people shouting [h/t @SharaneCalister ]
  • Incident #200 Des Moines, IA
    police use pepper-spray in an elevator on apartment residents trying to go home, including on one woman carrying a baby
  • Incident #112 Des Moines, IA
    police teargas and arrest a Des Moines Register reporter so she'll stop tweeting updates