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Man sues Owasso, alleges police brutality

The city of Owasso has been sued by three men who claim to have suffered
financial losses and humiliation as a result of the suspension of the
Owasso Police Department's defensive tactics program.

Jarod Mitchell, Darryl Jones and Lem Mutii state that as the
department's defensive tactics instructors, they were responsible for
teaching Owasso's police officers, including Lt. Mike Denton, such
skills.

The city has released police videos in which Denton can be seen stepping
on the head, stretching the handcuffed arms and appearing to elbow the
face of a Collinsville man who was arrested on a public intoxication
complaint on June 30, 2011.

Denton was fired in November because his actions violated the Police
Department's policy on use of force, according to the city. However, arbitrator Edward Valverde ruled in June that Denton should be
reinstated, saying that although the offic

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Added: Sep-1-2012 
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  • When you elbow a cuffed person in the face it shows your lack of mental strength (unless he spits). Don't give me any bull shit about how stressful it is to be a cop, you knew what kind of situations you would be in when you signed on.
    Be a profesional 'law enforcement agent' or get another job.
    If a citizen struck someone like that they would be jailed, should be no different for cops.

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  • elbowed a cuffed guy in the face, what a fuckn pussy ass douche bag with a badge. no honor and I hope they lock you up in a cell right next to the douche bag you were arresting. Him running his mouth is no reason to jack him up while cuffed.What an ass bag.

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  • just more of those extremely rare bad apple cops.

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    • @aureliusva
      I still believe in the 'bad apple' excuse, met way more really decent cops then I have assholes. Yes I had my head bounced off a cop car (can't remember exactly what I said to him as I was very drunk but I'm pretty sure I deserved it).
      The camera and internet don't do justice for honest men/women in cop clothes.
      Not defending the fuck heads in the vids we see, just don't think it is a fair representation of your average constable.

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    • @aureliusva

      "extremely rare"....yeah right

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  • The cop who elbowed the guy should be stripped of his job, fired and imprisoned. Abuse of authority has no place

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  • O_O Nazi germany putting jewish in the concentration camps

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  • SAYING things like TERRORIST or ARABIC will make every AMERICAN GO APE SHIT LIKE CAVEMEN these days..

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  • Does this all begin with a lack of discipline as a child? The detainee was clearly a douche.

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  • Well, it is good to know this douchebag isn't a language.

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  • thats cop should get beaten to death

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  • I don't see anything wrong with this video.

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  • http://www.copblock.org/142638/officer-with-history-of-violence-charged-with-felony-assault/

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