Another Unarmed Man Killed by Police, After, You Guessed it, “Reaching for his Waistband”

By Cassandra Rules Bakersfield, CA– In a tale we have heard repeated far too many times, 22-year-old Ramiro James Villegas, who went by the name James De La Rosa, was killed by jumpy police in Bakersfield after allegedly “reaching for his waistband” on November 13. Just like Dillon Taylor who was executed in August by Salt Lake City Police, Villegas was unarmed.

Villegas had just crashed his car after a high speed chase when three officers opened fire and a fourth engaged a Taser.
“The cop got out and just shot him in the head like three times,” one witness, 23 year old …read more