An investigation of the incident by Denver District Attorney Mitch Morrissey resulted in a ruling that Deputy Ford’s attack was “justified” because of profane and provocative language used by the detainee.
“I just started screaming for someone to help me, and he began hitting me even harder and faster,”
PURCELL, Okla. - An Oklahoma man said he was beaten black and blue by a Purcell police officer. Chris Barger said he was dropping off a friend at an apartment complex when a police officer pulled over and shone a spotlight through his window. Police said Barger got out with his hand in his pocket, and that's when the scuffle began. It’s