Connect with us

Black Listed

Black Bicyclist Beaten by San Francisco Cops

SF cops beat cyclist, passersby trying to intervene

According to San Francisco local newssite, the Uptown Almanac, a Black cyclist was hospitalized by a police beating after he was accosted by the SFPD for riding a bike on the sidewalk in the Valencia Gardens area. 20-year-old D’Paris Williams, a.k.a. “DJ,” a City College student, was taken to S.F. General Hospital following the alleged police assault. According to the report, when police searched the young man the only items found were a cupcake and a juice box.

Video uploaded to YouTube shows SFPD officers wielding batons and aggressively beating back passersby attempting to intervene in DJ’s detention

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Trending

EBONY Magazine Sept 2013: Poor Trayvon

EBONY Magazine

NYPD Officer Accused of Fatally Choking Eric Garner Fired Five Years After Incident

News

Staten Island Dad dies choke hold Eric Garner, 43,, Eric Garner, DOJ, NYPD Staten Island Dad dies choke hold Eric Garner, 43,, Eric Garner, DOJ, NYPD

Eric Garner: Tall, Dark and Threatening

News

Geneva Reed-Veal Geneva Reed-Veal

EBONY Exclusive: EBONY Talks With Geneva Reed-Veal, Mother of Sandra Bland

EBONY Exclusive

Advertisement
Connect
Join EBONY.com