Police officer fired for pepper-spraying Black and Latino lieutenant during traffic stop

Bodycam and cellphone video shows how a Virginia officer pepper-sprayed a Black and Latino Army lieutenant during a traffic stop in December. Christina Ruffini reports on the details of the stop and the lawsuit against the officers.
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  • So pulling a gun because of window tint and screaming at him?

    James McFiersonJames McFierson2 dakika önce
  • If he is not guilty of anything why did he resist? And are they spraying the pepper spray because he is a latino? Don't think so. Every news report is heading for a racial dispute

    Joel HafThorJoel HafThor12 dakika önce
  • What is the name of that cop.

    Im TrueIm True25 dakika önce
  • Wow what happened in this world.

    Gregory DavisGregory Davis35 dakika önce
  • blacks never listen

    Ernesto BrooksErnesto Brooks46 dakika önce
  • It's true what the Lawyer said if racist cops stops a person he better be perfectly still, especially if he is a person of color because if he moves just a little because he has physical pain he will be killed, and that is exactly what this racist police want the lieutenant to do so he could justify killing him, but it's really because of his skin color. Thank God for body cams.

    Daniel DiazDaniel Diaz2 saatler önce
  • *Another cop defunded himself, but this time without killing a man. That’s progress. I’ll take it as a win!*

    Mike TigerMike Tiger3 saatler önce
  • bruh

    ProximalImp689ProximalImp6894 saatler önce
  • The funny thing is, any rank up than private should be able to order cops

    Elias_GxostElias_Gxost5 saatler önce
  • Just disrespectful

    James LunaJames Luna5 saatler önce
  • Fak da police

    Ptryk MrPtryk Mr7 saatler önce
  • Why do they treat their army like this? Are they jealous?

    jidieojidieo7 saatler önce
  • Stupid cop "ge out de cerrr"

    jidieojidieo7 saatler önce

    Dohn GDohn G7 saatler önce
  • Smh

    Anisa CruzAnisa Cruz7 saatler önce
  • Imagine if he had tried to open his seat belt, officer could have shot him thinking he might pull a gun...🙄

    Vipul AgarwalVipul Agarwal7 saatler önce
  • The whole time I was waiting for his back up to arrive like I thought he called the mp officer's to come back him up to save him from a bull s*** stop would like to see them try to talk them selfes out of that one

    Armando RodriguezArmando Rodriguez7 saatler önce
  • The only way to be safe from these Peale is to become a police officer

    Fabian VinkeFabian Vinke8 saatler önce
  • American Police have Bad Reputation crime against their own citizen all over the world Solution : Send them to Afghanistan

    hatto gogohatto gogo9 saatler önce
  • why is the police stopping cars in places that are not visible or well lit or cameras around ?

    George GeorgeGeorge George9 saatler önce
  • Fuckn pigs

    Glenn DuPontGlenn DuPont10 saatler önce
  • So ...US Army fears US cops, I see.

    Wintur85Wintur8510 saatler önce
  • *If thats how cops treat their own members of their country’s soldiers none of us have any chance once those red & blues start flashing on us smh*

    sadboygreggysadboygreggy11 saatler önce
  • So they BOTH pulled their guns on him because he didn't have any tags and had a dark window tint. Yes you can get pulled over for having windows tinted too dark btw, but that should've been your average "Hey your windows are tinted too dark you should get that fixed have a nice day." Kinda situation. My brothers a police officer and he has to do that all the time and he usually doesn't even have to give them a ticket, much less a gun in the face.

    UnknownCreature-006UnknownCreature-00611 saatler önce
  • The hole time I was worried for the poor dogo

    Emma MittendorfEmma Mittendorf11 saatler önce
  • I don't understand how they ask the police to investigate the police and expect no bias

    Deepash ShuklaDeepash Shukla11 saatler önce
  • I don't get why people don't follow police instructions. I mean, for stopping a vehicle, you'd think the police has some reason to do this. Even if the cops made a wrong conclusion about the situation, wouldn't the civilian be simply safe by obeying the police orders and get out of the car calmly. If the driver is innocent, he has nothing to fear, right? If the cops in that situation do anything wrong it would all be on them. I don't support police violence, but in that field of work I can understand why they need to be very alert in the U.S., given that virtually anyone can have a firearm there. So why resist the police if you've done nothing wrong? In case they pepper spray you and you're innocent, they'd be pepper spraying an innocent civilian and there would be consequences for them.

    Buram JakajilBuram Jakajil12 saatler önce
  • lmao this reporter doesn’t know about window tint laws?!?!? I know someone that got pulled over once and was forced either to scrape off his tints right there or take the ticket and he scraped it off because it’s a big fine, I think it was 5% which is limo tint I believe and that’s not legal on regular cars also windshield tints are also illegal.

    George JonesGeorge Jones13 saatler önce
  • Good job Gutierrez, you are what's called in the military...a shitbag. You are such a...just forget it.

    Pancho PanzaPancho Panza15 saatler önce
  • Thank god i don't live in USA

    12/ Laugh12/ Laugh15 saatler önce
  • The stupid and idiot police got his karma!! He’s not qualified to be the policeman at all. Bulgy!

    D ED E15 saatler önce
  • That old man is a piece of s***

    Dustin WileyDustin Wiley15 saatler önce
  • It’s the camo

    papa kalshnikovpapa kalshnikov16 saatler önce
  • Latino officer sprayed BLack officer. But how can establishment media blame whites?

    Bob BatonsBob Batons17 saatler önce
  • Were the police officers speaking a different language or why didn’t he follow easy commands? Why always do all this fuzz and resist at regular police stops. The driver just asked for trouble and now the police men are charged guilty for just doing what they were supposed to do. That’s all just plain stupid. I would suggest to lay aside your infant pride at let the officers just to their work. Probably after 10 minutes you were good to guy without pepper spray in your damn face.

    Jan DzbanJan Dzban17 saatler önce
  • Racism at its finest

    Junior senpaiJunior senpai17 saatler önce
  • It would be interesting to know why he was pulled over

    Howis ItgoinHowis Itgoin17 saatler önce
  • only fired?

    Jovan Lyle I, CastilloJovan Lyle I, Castillo18 saatler önce
  • This stuff need to stop just because he was black! Also what's really sad this is the country he fights for! But won't fight for him because of the color of his skin very sickening to watch!

    R LegendaryR Legendary18 saatler önce
  • And he was kicked like a dog ,hw disrespectful someone who risk his life for the Country and is not appreciated...SHAME

    AKAK SalluAKAK Sallu19 saatler önce
  • This should put every interaction with civilians those cops has ever had into question.

    CthulhuCthulhu19 saatler önce
  • Where is the latino?

    Dana CarterDana Carter20 saatler önce
  • Don't worry another department will just hire the cop again.

    DisGuised FDisGuised F20 saatler önce
  • Its sad to see the hatred deep rooted in the humanity. The hatred of caste in Eastern world and hatred of skin colour in Western world is self destructive weapon.

    Paresh ShahaneParesh Shahane21 saatler önce
  • 🐷🐖

    Street DevilStreet Devil21 saatler önce
  • If i were him imma pull ma gun

    LuciferLucifer22 saatler önce
  • I'd rather get shot by bunch of terrorists that actually have a reason to shoot at us, than getting peppered/shot at by own countries police officers. Wtf man.

    L U N A S T A RL U N A S T A R23 saatler önce
  • If your a scared weak cop you go to your belt real quick. Learn some form of practical martial arts. Don’t be a cop if you have to use a gun for every situation. Do the world a favor.

    ruben cruzruben cruz23 saatler önce
  • Shock... As soon as one person have been a cop then feels a "King" self... !?

    Maximillian KeentigerMaximillian Keentiger23 saatler önce
  • Murica

    ice bigice bigGün önce
  • One thing is clear - you have given way too much power to your big belly officers. 😀. In Pakistan a policeman cant dare to speak loudly to a serving man and this is how I think it should be.

    Dr Muhammad Mustafa RaziqDr Muhammad Mustafa RaziqGün önce
  • Such racist pigs.

    Akshai KAkshai KGün önce
  • Straight stupidity 😂😂

    BadDream 666BadDream 666Gün önce
  • That's the reason I am afraid of that country. If you're not a white, you're dead.

    Maitreya MittalMaitreya MittalGün önce
  • I'm sorry but American police are messed up and freaking racist. Most of them. This is disgusting

    That Girl TeeThat Girl TeeGün önce
  • In Indonesia the army is respected even by the cop. This is normal in America? What wrong with american police

    Erwien SyibliErwien SyibliGün önce
  • His bad karma caught up. Probably he killed innocent people in Afghanistan or Iraq or wherever.

    R SR SGün önce
  • This happens a lot to black people hate this other race for having such power nd hate

    Sboniso masondoSboniso masondoGün önce
  • Better title: Selfless actively serving Army Lieutenant, (human), aggressively pepper sprayed by 2 VA police officers, who had suspicion he was potentially criminal with hidden license plate in tinted window and odd driving behavior. (cops are also human.)

    Cameron KimCameron KimGün önce
  • "As far as you not stopping because you weren't comfortable, and you wanted a well-lit spot, Lieutenant, that happens all the time." ... so why were they scared because he drove slowly to a gas station with them following him?

    Robert LamoreRobert LamoreGün önce
  • Let them take off the uniforms and fist fight each other.

    LowKey 7405LowKey 7405Gün önce
  • No tags means pull guns?

    John CJohn CGün önce
  • and yes I call cops pigs because I have no respect for law enforcement if I have need help yes I respect them but otherwise law enforcement is not on my good hand I have no respect for cops or units just because they always mistreat me when I was homeless 4 years ago that's why cops are known as Mrs Mississippi mud pie pigs that's what they always will be they have no respect for homeless or other people

  • Instant hometown PTSD

    Sarah WijayaSarah WijayaGün önce
  • What you don’t know is that he didn’t pull over for a mile and a half

    Double- VDouble- VGün önce
  • This is disgusting... Law enforcement was way out of line on this one

    JasonXiangyuJasonXiangyuGün önce
  • Thats sad but why was it necessary to put so much emphasis on the black and latino why don't you just say police pepper spray army lieutenant for no reason???

  • The half tree preauricularly prevent because calendar gratifyingly boil unlike a roasted cardigan. outrageous, ossified inventory

    James KongJames KongGün önce
  • What a dumb* mf* police officer i've ever see

    jenis bangangjenis bangangGün önce
  • What about other police officer ? He keept his job ? Hahahahhaa what a joke .... This is a pure radical racisam .

    Sasa StonkovicSasa StonkovicGün önce
Police officer fired for pepper-spraying Black and Latino lieutenant during traffic stop