Cop Fired for Beating a Non-violent, Handcuffed Man On Video, Gets Job Back AND Back Pay

By Matt Agorist Even when police officers are held accountable, it can be eventually negated by the power of their unions and the level of collective bargaining leverage they possess.
Owasso, OK — Owasso police officer, Mike Denton, was fired after body cam and surveillance footage showed him stomping on a handcuffed man’s face and then repeatedly elbowing him in the face.
Denton and two other Owasso police officers responded to a call on June 30, 2011 about an intoxicated man creating a disturbance at an apartment complex.
The officers arrested Bryan Spradlin for public intoxication.
The arrest was caught on all of the officer’s lapel cams …read more