Tagged: Los Angeles Police Department

Rodney King beating — 20 years later

March 3rd marks the 20th anniversary of the beating of Rodney King by the Los Angeles Police Department. The beatings, which were videotaped by a bystander, showed footage of¬†LAPD officers striking King several times while he was on the ground. Portions of the video were shown on news broadcasts across the US and the world. […]