Police Stereotypes

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Police are the people we call when we are in trouble, or we need help, But the police have had a very negative stereotype associated with them. Of recently when people think of police they can't help but think of all the deaths and brutality cases seen in mass media. The earliest of cases such as Rodney King, and the even newer cases like Mike Brown, and Eric Garner have opened the public’s eye to see we have a problem. The police have misused their power, authority, and discretion. While we have finally noticed police violence towards minority groups, we have thought that police violence is something that only takes place against men, and we still have failed to see the violence against another minority groups. Police brutality against women
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