Tuesday, March 24, 2009

'Roughing Up' not restricted to Guyana

U.N. CERD Report: While recognising the efforts made by the State party to combat the pervasive phenomenon of police brutality, the Committee remains concerned about allegations of brutality and use of excessive or deadly force by law enforcement officials against persons belonging to racial, ethnic or national minorities, in particular Latino and African American persons and undocumented migrants crossing the U.S.-Mexico border. The Committee also notes with concern that despite the efforts made by the State party to prosecute law enforcement officials for criminal misconduct, impunity of police officers responsible for abuses allegedly remains a widespread problem .


  1. So how will we get information from the criminals? Give them sweets and chocolate.

  2. I wonder what does the USA call "Roughing up".
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