Tag: Police

George Floyd is not alone. ‘I can’t breathe’ uttered by dozens in fatal police holds across U.S.

George Floyd not alone. Dozens said I can't breathe in police holdsIn Columbus, Georgia, a 300-pound police officer sat on Hector Arreola’s back while another held a knee to his neck and kept him face down outside his neighbor’s house for six minutes until he stopped moving and later died.
In Phoenix, four police officers placed the weight of their bodies on Muhammad Abdul Muhaymin’s head, neck, back and limbs as he lay face-down and handcuffed before going into cardiac arrest and dying…MORE: USTODAY

Massachusetts police ask residents to ‘hold off’ on crime until heat wave is over!

No photo description available.Police in Massachusetts asked a simple favor of residents who may be planning a crime over the weekend: please wait until the heat wave is over to conduct your criminal activity. Around 93 million people were under excessive heat warnings and advisories over the weekend, including several states in the Northeast. In Massachusetts, the heat index was slated to reach as high as 112 degrees in some places, according to ABC Boston affiliate ….more: abcnews.go – FACEEBOOK

2,300 ‘friends’ watch Facebook live broadcast of suicide, none alert police or family of deceased

A depressed Gurugram resident committed suicide after an argument with his wife and broadcast it on Facebook Live. Over 2,300 of his FaceFacebook suicide livebook ‘friends’ saw the incident but none bothered to inform his family or the police…more:  timesnownews

The Prophet (peace be upon him) said, “A man was inflicted with wounds and he committed suicide, and so Allah said: My slave has caused death on himself hurriedly, so I forbid Paradise for him.”Sahih Al-Bukhari