If you recall, we did a previous article about this young woman's death. The police officers in this case, allegedly claim Alesia Thomas was resisting arrest, but there is no excuse to ever beat her for it. We are sure the police academy trains their students not to beat citizens, but if not, they need to start including lessons against police brutality in their courses.
According to KTLA.com, officers from the Los Angeles Police Department were sent to Alesia Thomas’ home in the 9100 block of South Broadway Avenue to investigate a possible child abandonment report on July 22.
LAPD Officer Charged With Assault in Woman’s Death
A Los Angeles police officer who allegedly pushed and kicked a woman during an arrest in which the woman later died has been charged with assault, the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office announced Thursday.