Police officer fired for pepper-spraying Black and Latino lieutenant during traffic stop

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Bodycam and cellphone video shows how a Virginia officer pepper-sprayed a Black and Latino Army lieutenant during a traffic stop in December. Christina Ruffini reports on the details of the stop and the lawsuit against the officers.
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  1. iMaxAL
    iMaxAL
    39 minuten geleden

    Do what the officers say?

  2. Dreamz Bts
    Dreamz Bts
    Uur geleden

    Since I'm not from the US I'm going to ask this, how is just firing him any justification at all? What he did probably broke few laws too right? Shouldn't he be charged for those?

  3. alexandrei Vila
    alexandrei Vila
    Uur geleden

    worst cop ever

  4. Ahir zaman şairi
    Ahir zaman şairi
    Uur geleden

    I wanna remind everyone of a less obvious perspective, if there were no guns, that army guy could beat the crap outta that fat officer who stutters when he shouts

  5. Steve1 M
    Steve1 M
    Uur geleden

    Why didn't he just get out?

  6. Natnael Fasil
    Natnael Fasil
    2 uur geleden

    If Malcom x we’re here ........???!!

  7. Josh
    Josh
    2 uur geleden

    Why didn't he get out of his car? That's all the cops were asking.

  8. MoeNation
    MoeNation
    3 uur geleden

    What a piece of trash

  9. Gene Kelley
    Gene Kelley
    4 uur geleden

    America will never see the level of quality of policing our public deserves until our smaller/medium sized police departments are consolidated and funded/managed/operated at the federal level. Unfortunately that will never happen because of the “Big Brother” “Big Government” folks who are terrified of accountability or the county Sheriffs that have a death grip on their power. The models of success that we see in countries like Germany or England/UK are due to the federal oversight that their governments provide which comes with consistent, adequate funding which leads to standardized training across many territories (like our states and counties) that results in a higher level of accountability because they’re not wasting time navigating jurisdictional politics or dealing with ill equipped local departments. I say all of this as someone who has worked in/with law enforcement at different levels and is passionate about seeing mass reform, hopefully in my lifetime.

  10. SirWilliamSquireVonDutchMire
    SirWilliamSquireVonDutchMire
    6 uur geleden

    Why does it matter if he's black or Latino color should have nothing to do with it how about you say a human being was pepper sprayed and you can say he's a lieutenant in the army but you don't have to keep separating the human race by the color of their skin. You do it for views so it's obvious how self-centered and out for your own desires you guys are.

  11. george duncan
    george duncan
    6 uur geleden

    HTF u get calm W 2 guns on you woooooow!! Smh

  12. meixangej
    meixangej
    6 uur geleden

    “Im honestly afraid to get out” Cop: “yeah you should be” Tf

  13. P1x
    P1x
    7 uur geleden

    Ok, I'm African American and I'll remember to not go to Virginia hahaha

  14. Eddie Smith
    Eddie Smith
    8 uur geleden

    Real live Punks -- the Biggest Pansies on earth -- The police ... Big Men with their guns --- but girl scouts without ... But don't worry Mr. Gutierrez - just move out of town to another city -- go to Mississippi - they love guys like you -- a Bona Fide Racist .... but change your name to Mr. White 😄😄😁😁😁

  15. Винтерсхаймер
    Винтерсхаймер
    8 uur geleden

    Если бы вояки были белыми, этой истории не придали бы никакого значения.

  16. DW Biggly
    DW Biggly
    9 uur geleden

    100% behind the police officers. Why argue?...you are just asking for problems.

  17. Suleman Durojaye
    Suleman Durojaye
    9 uur geleden

    😡😡😡😡😡😡😡😠😠😠😠😠😠😠😠😠😠😠😠😠😠😠😠😠😠😠

  18. Become Best
    Become Best
    9 uur geleden

    Send these police officers to syria....

  19. G Gonz
    G Gonz
    9 uur geleden

    Aren’t they suppose to call military police?

  20. Darwisyah Kamarudzaman
    Darwisyah Kamarudzaman
    10 uur geleden

    I dont understand how its so easy for the police to draw gun from the holster in america. In other countries, you can get in trouble if the police cannot justify the action.

  21. T To'o
    T To'o
    10 uur geleden

    you'll barely see an Army Lieutenant with an approved chin-hair beard like that, unless he had a no shaving profile. just saying.

  22. Zo Wo
    Zo Wo
    10 uur geleden

    the lieutenant seemed calm and respectful, however the officers were clowns

  23. Gustavo Roll
    Gustavo Roll
    10 uur geleden

    ACAB

  24. Nevor yard
    Nevor yard
    10 uur geleden

    I wonder how “FAUX NEWS” will spin this.

  25. Rodel Montano
    Rodel Montano
    10 uur geleden

    And that’s what you call a bad police work.

  26. Lux
    Lux
    10 uur geleden

    These scums are legalised criminal

  27. Archit Raghuvanshi
    Archit Raghuvanshi
    10 uur geleden

    And then America preachs the world on human rights and racism. What a joke.

  28. Ma. Elena Sale
    Ma. Elena Sale
    11 uur geleden

    Why always police act like that?

  29. Uhi Shulz
    Uhi Shulz
    11 uur geleden

    Cups imbecilli going back to school

  30. Vern Wilson
    Vern Wilson
    11 uur geleden

    The cop was totaly out of line, totally out of line, both of them were total abusing their authority,,

  31. Allo Lady
    Allo Lady
    12 uur geleden

    I always try to do what a police officer instructs after being pulled over but I never stop within a completely dark or secluded area

  32. Kenyon Smith
    Kenyon Smith
    12 uur geleden

    Unbelievable

  33. Debra
    Debra
    12 uur geleden

    Imagine if he wasn’t an army man, and just a regular citizen, I’m sure they would have shot and killed him, and made some excuse, and got away with it, like always.

  34. MrSevenup89
    MrSevenup89
    13 uur geleden

    Ok but just get out of the car

  35. Doa Fan
    Doa Fan
    13 uur geleden

    That cop should be banned for life for working

  36. Unpopular Person
    Unpopular Person
    14 uur geleden

    US cop are stupid

  37. Blake Burrows
    Blake Burrows
    14 uur geleden

    Sue them

  38. Calvin Glenn
    Calvin Glenn
    14 uur geleden

    Don't be dumb.....there are thugs in suits and tie also in the military and the police force so think about that....or did you just mean street thugs....criminals come all ways

  39. Chandra B
    Chandra B
    15 uur geleden

    DWB... Driving while black/ brown in a nice vehicle. SMH!! The pepper spray was completely unnecessary. The lieutenant had his hands in plain sight . And to make things worse at the end he tried to talk his way out of his harassment at the end. SMH

  40. Southwest Performance LLC
    Southwest Performance LLC
    15 uur geleden

    If Russian cops did this to a Russian officer they would be dead.

  41. John smith
    John smith
    15 uur geleden

    We are at war on our own land against our own police. I hate police and hope they all die

  42. Kate Daniel's
    Kate Daniel's
    15 uur geleden

    Breztools fixed mine one instagram perfectly

  43. Kate Daniel's
    Kate Daniel's
    15 uur geleden

    No one does it. More than Breztools on instagram

  44. JEREMY.H AHN
    JEREMY.H AHN
    15 uur geleden

    내가 보기에 경찰은 정당했다. 저 흑인장교 새끼는 질이 좋지않다. 징계감이다.

  45. Daniel Sullivan
    Daniel Sullivan
    15 uur geleden

    The police officer is like “whaaat?” Like from idocracy

  46. KatoMade
    KatoMade
    15 uur geleden

    Does anyone have a full register of these officers??

  47. Sung jin Woo
    Sung jin Woo
    15 uur geleden

    Why police on US always like that?

  48. mark armstead
    mark armstead
    16 uur geleden

    Soldier turns up at the cops house with his platoon. Lieutenant.step outside officer. Cop.im too scared. Lieutenant. You should be.

  49. MICHEL NALUNVA
    MICHEL NALUNVA
    16 uur geleden

    Such racist officers needs no place in police. They need prison time

  50. Brynden RV
    Brynden RV
    16 uur geleden

    Im confuse why american police love getting them self in trouble, do they will be paid more if they arrests people?

  51. Arieldny
    Arieldny
    16 uur geleden

    Waooo this guy was in uniform !

  52. Arieldny
    Arieldny
    16 uur geleden

    Damnnnn

  53. DarthBricksEmpire
    DarthBricksEmpire
    16 uur geleden

    Huh, no conservatives have reacted to this yet

  54. jim page
    jim page
    16 uur geleden

    Sad that cop definitely has some hypertension issues and racist attitude

  55. Handsome
    Handsome
    16 uur geleden

    Country of freedom btw 😁😁

  56. ragranok
    ragranok
    16 uur geleden

    he got sprayed into his eyes, in one badly. He got handcuffed behind his back, the damage for the eye...could be irreversible.

  57. vito andolini
    vito andolini
    17 uur geleden

    if you are reading this stupid cop.. you deserve that

  58. vito andolini
    vito andolini
    17 uur geleden

    stupid cop

  59. Frankie Lol
    Frankie Lol
    17 uur geleden

    It’s 2021 why are people like this

  60. Team_Ca$hOut
    Team_Ca$hOut
    17 uur geleden

    This man just got jumped by police and then a little, “hey sorry we were aggressive and violent but have some water and go home”.... this goes beyond being a cop... these officers are unstable beings. They need some help.

  61. E Lol
    E Lol
    17 uur geleden

    If a cop is on duty afraid he shouldn't be a cop.

  62. Michael Ignatius
    Michael Ignatius
    18 uur geleden

    im afraid to come out cops:yea u should be bruh are these cops

  63. ICON Dula DaRula
    ICON Dula DaRula
    18 uur geleden

    Typical driving while black

  64. Miki Miki
    Miki Miki
    18 uur geleden

    Sue both of them for everything they own

  65. J Condron
    J Condron
    18 uur geleden

    🥺🥺

  66. Samiro
    Samiro
    18 uur geleden

    Using pepperspray on a latino for no reason: horrible Using pepperspray on a black latino for no reason: horrible Using pepperspray on a black latino for no reason whos an army lieutanat who would give his life for his country and his people: the worst thing you can do. This cop really should be ashamed.

  67. NLU UPNA
    NLU UPNA
    18 uur geleden

    I saw another video and all my prejudice of the story changed. I hope the cops did not get fired.

  68. Robert Law
    Robert Law
    18 uur geleden

    There is a great series on YT I recently discovered by user Audit The Audit that shows and discusses many body cam footage where police get the law wrong, exceed their legal authority, fail to do the right thing, etc. but because things in most of those videos don't get this dramatic, and/or there isn't a special interest angle like "officers don't respect the uniform", they just go unremarked and undisgussed in the national dialogue on excessive policing / police abuse of citizens / the realities of the current de facto police state. Those are the cases that need to be corrected in police training; those are the cases that our crumb-bum legislators and mayors and governors need to take account of when they ratify policies, pass laws, or set police hiring and review guidelines. Those crumb-bums are the first ones to express shock and outrage when a cop shoots and unarmed person of color and the BLM folks take to the streets, but that are also the last ones to understand what goes on in the streets prior to that person being shot! It's not enough that when something sensational is filmed like this pepper spray incident it makes the 5 o'clock news. It is the many other incidents where the police fail to respect citizen's rights that go without any notice that creates an institutional sense of self-righteousness in police departments all around the country. As far as the pepper spray business goes, it is a little discussed fact, but many police departments require officers to be pepper sprayed in the face as part of their training. The "good story" is that the experience will allow the officers to recognize how painful the experience is. But for officers who have seen / experienced far worse trauma, or whose psyche is over-ridden by fear and other irrational emotions when dealing with suspects, that just isn't the case. And in fact, it can give rise to a general indifference to pepper spraying a suspect in narcissistic officers who will say to themselves, well, I had to submit to being sprayed in the face with pepper spay, so this guy who is probably a criminal has nothing to complain about getting sprayed.

  69. wea
    wea
    19 uur geleden

    To many american imoron police!!

  70. Biansyah Putra
    Biansyah Putra
    19 uur geleden

    If soldiers in Indonesia are treated like that, it will be a different story that the police will be hit in the face. want to bet?

  71. Flipp Skout
    Flipp Skout
    19 uur geleden

    Thats a very useless police officer compared to the army

  72. Ryan Parish
    Ryan Parish
    19 uur geleden

    I wonder why police get called scumbags and abuse their powers for now reason!

  73. uguumur uyanga
    uguumur uyanga
    19 uur geleden

    Black and Asia lives matter

  74. mïlk marïe
    mïlk marïe
    19 uur geleden

    *the news guy asked when someone would get pulled over with tinted windows* *they’re silently hoping for it to be a black person*

  75. mïlk marïe
    mïlk marïe
    19 uur geleden

    *J-U-S-T-I-C-E B-A-B-Y*

  76. Asad Ali
    Asad Ali
    20 uur geleden

    He is a racist

  77. Jae Espinoza
    Jae Espinoza
    20 uur geleden

    Are some cops doing drugs these days. Some have major mental issues

  78. Rafael Scott
    Rafael Scott
    20 uur geleden

    He needs to be prosecuted, jailed and fined.

  79. Sine Good
    Sine Good
    20 uur geleden

    you need a reason to be black outside of Africa, honestly.

  80. N33T0 K1M
    N33T0 K1M
    20 uur geleden

    Staged

  81. Mukoro Elohor
    Mukoro Elohor
    21 uur geleden

    Successful people don't become that way overnight. What most people see at a glance-weath, a great career, purpose-is the result of hard work and hustle over time.

    1. Ituha Pablo
      Ituha Pablo
      18 uur geleden

      Success is not built on success. It's built on failure. It's built on frustration. It's built on fear that you have to overcome.

    2. Campbell Elliott
      Campbell Elliott
      18 uur geleden

      So don't be scared of trying because of failure and don't give up your dreams because you failed once

    3. Campbell Elliott
      Campbell Elliott
      18 uur geleden

      I failed 15 times trying to get my driver's permit and I finally it on the 16th attempt and my teacher told me I've never seen someone fails as many times as you and I said winners fail alot more than they succeed.

    4. Macdonald Frank
      Macdonald Frank
      18 uur geleden

      You are correct! ButIs better to try and fail than not trying at all is too much this days. And that's is the reason why most people are now scared of investing.

    5. Marvin Morgan
      Marvin Morgan
      18 uur geleden

      Is better to try and fail than not trying at all

  82. Panchita Forbes
    Panchita Forbes
    21 uur geleden

    What a shame

  83. Yogesh Borde
    Yogesh Borde
    21 uur geleden

    Racist Americans

  84. Gabone Service
    Gabone Service
    22 uur geleden

    a part of the the "great" America :(

  85. Law Boss
    Law Boss
    22 uur geleden

    nllike.info/baby/video/Xp2RlXqQan95s2E

  86. Sudesh Kumar
    Sudesh Kumar
    22 uur geleden

    If this was happened in India the army guy would done this to police 😂.

  87. ThAve L-Matik
    ThAve L-Matik
    23 uur geleden

    Smdh🤦🏾‍♂️

  88. Aashams Ashok
    Aashams Ashok
    23 uur geleden

    Someone told me America is a free country. 😂

  89. No Excuses Russell
    No Excuses Russell
    23 uur geleden

    Black americans to nice. When you'll going to start using street justice???

  90. Novan Hamid
    Novan Hamid
    Dag geleden

    You're fired Guritetez...😂😂😂

  91. Nicco Tanto
    Nicco Tanto
    Dag geleden

    Rasis police

  92. Kwong Jai
    Kwong Jai
    Dag geleden

    army fit , police fat

  93. Sally Oconnor
    Sally Oconnor
    Dag geleden

    Disgusting these two cops gives good cops a bad name, glad he was sacked.

  94. Rdx Mysterio
    Rdx Mysterio
    Dag geleden

    Where will you take your white color.. whats so special about this white color? Nothin.. all are equal and everyone should be treated as they should be.

  95. ARVIE MON
    ARVIE MON
    Dag geleden

    Salute to this soldier! He is more professional than the officers🙄

  96. B I L A L AR
    B I L A L AR
    Dag geleden

    Great police have power... 👍..in Pakistan people just salute them

  97. Alexsandro Pereira da Silva
    Alexsandro Pereira da Silva
    Dag geleden

    Vagabundo sssssssss