Robert L. Rucker, 29, of Penn Hills, sued the city in 2008, saying that police responded after they believed that he had an argument with a woman, dragged him from his car, shocked him with a Taser, and jailed him. All but summary offenses against him were dropped, but he developed health problems and lost his job, according to his complaint.
Details in the article are lacking. The jury found against the officers though, but sadly only awarded him 269 dollars. Even when they’re guilty some how they get off light.
State Sponsored Criminal Count: 39
Because pulling someone out of their car and tasing them is an every day occurrence. I mean doesn’t everyone do that?