Raider Echo

Thu Ngoc Nguyen

Thu Ngoc Nguyen

Jeanie Torvi, Reporter

November 3, 2016

“[Police brutality is] stupid, because they should do better background checks on these policemen they are hiring.”

Thi Phan

Thi Phan

Jeanie Torvi, Reporter

November 3, 2016

“The police have been doing some weird things lately. But because of the outrage based on the opposition, I think that they should figure out a way to stop everything, calm down, then get back to their job.”

Josh Hare

Josh Hare

Jeanie Torvi, Reporter

November 3, 2016

“I feel that [police brutality is] a real problem in America, especially lately, so I feel it should stop. I think that it’s messed up how some police officers will abuse their power. They just take it too far, which is why you see all these news stories. Now there’s riots."

Matt Clarke

Matt Clarke

Jeanie Torvi, Reporter

November 3, 2016

“I believe brutality of any kind is wrong, and especially when it comes from people in authority who might be abusing their power and the interest of their own personal ambitions. I think police brutality is an issue. I think it is wrong. And I think we need to find a way to address it.”

Armando Sanchez Jr.

Armando Sanchez Jr.

Jeanie Torvi, Reporter

November 3, 2016

“[Police brutality is] awful. I think they're going to the extreme when they do stuff like that. It's wrong how cops are so quick to pull out a gun when they're equipped with a taser and equipped with mace to take down civilians without having to pull a gun out on them. Recently, they shot a man who...

Raiders Weigh in on Police Brutality

Raiders Weigh in on Police Brutality

Jeanie Torvi, Reporter

November 3, 2016

Police brutality has been more prevalent in the news and on social media. Predominately, it is a white cop shooting an unarmed black male; then thousands of people scream racism and discrimination. This is something labeling the decade in American history. With the recent outrage and passionate riots...