Police Brutality In America

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In America today there has been a rising issue with the misconduct of law enforcement against African Americans. The reasons why police brutality has become an issue is because police officers are violating citizen’s rights, killing innocent lives, and abusing their power of authority. How many more lives are to be taken in order for people to realize the injustice of the law enforcement. The first reason why I believe police brutality is a rising issue in America is because it is a breech of a citizen’s rights. Law enforcement violate a citizen’s rights by racial profiling. They target a specific ethnic group or minority in which they do not like to cause harm unto others. In the Constitution it states, “All men are created equal” which

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