Five white officers indicted on civil rights charges in torture case

March 1998
Jet;03/16/98, Vol. 93 Issue 16, p52
Reports on the indictment of five New York City police officers on federal civil rights charges in the case of Abner Louima, a Haitian immigrant who was allegedly beaten and sodomized by the officers with a wooden pole. Names of indicted officers; The New York Police Department's reputation for being abusive of minorities.


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