Police Violently Attacks Black Man For Sitting On His Mom’s Porch


Video shows Dejuan Yourse sitting outside on the front porch of his mother’s house when police asked why he was there

…reports had been made of a possible break-in by a man with a shovel.


He provided photo evidence with the same address, and that he lived with his mother. While calling his mother, the officer escalated the situation.

Yourse was initially charged with resisting arrest and assault on a government official, but the charges were later dropped. The officer resigned before an investigation was completed.