Jeff Durkin with We Are Change CT breaks down why it’s always important to Film The Police. We go into detail about the cases involving Eric Garner & Walter Scott where video footage helped raise public awareness about their cases & police brutality. We also discuss the importance of filming police encounters and why the police tend to treat people who film police activity as a threat, including the implications that has on the people’s right to film police & much more.
Police Retaliation? Man Who Filmed Cops Killing Eric Garner Arrested on Gun Charge: http://bit.ly/UWUzD7
Man Imprisoned After Filming Eric Garner’s Refusing to Eat, Rat Poison Found in Jail Food: http://bit.ly/1Cckt4a
Grass Roots Effort Raises $16K Bail In a Day to Free the Man Who Filmed Eric Garner’s Death: http://bit.ly/1N9ZWJ5
Officials Refuse to Let Ramsey Orta Out of Jail Despite Grassroots Effort Raising & Posting Bail: http://bit.ly/1CAjAlT
Ramsey Orta, who filmed Eric Garner arrest video, released on bail: http://bit.ly/1yoqAYl
South Carolina Officer Is Charged With Murder of Walter Scott: http://nyti.ms/1a2QHbd
Want to Record The Cops? Know Your Rights via The Electronic Frontier Foundation: http://bit.ly/1PUUMj6