I’d like to tell you a story. Well, a series of stories with one common thread.
Visualize these stories and the people in them as you read.
Imagine a 12-year old boy, murdered in a park by police for playing with a toy pellet gun.
Imagine a father of six children, murdered by police for selling loose cigarettes outside of a corner store.
Imagine a father and husband-to-be, murdered by police the night before his wedding while sitting in a car outside of his bachelor party.
Imagine a young college football player, murdered by police while seeking help after a car accident.
Imagine a father of five children, murdered by police for selling CD’s outside of a market.
Imagine an elementary school worker, murdered by police during a routine traffic stop while following police instructions – in front of a 4-year old child.
Imagine a father of 4 children, murdered by police with his hands up after his car broke down.
Imagine a mentally ill man having a seizure, murdered in the street by the very police that his sister called to help him.