Miami Cops Beat, Drag Six Year Old Child
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Borrero v. Metro-Dade County
In this police misconduct case, the cops say that they saw the plaintiff breaking windows, pursued him and said "freeze police," and the plaintiff fell down; he then resisted when they picked him up. The plaintiff says he was thrown down by the police and then dragged in handcuffs to a police car. The plaintiff at the time of the incident was six years old, 3'10" tall, and 59 pounds. See: Borrero v. Metro-Dade County, 19 F.Supp.2d 1310 (S.D.Fla. 1998).