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Fire Police Officer Who Tasered 10-Year-Old


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Rose
- 519 days ago - forcechange.com
Target: Chief Eric R. Shelton, New Mexico Motor Transportation Police Goal: Fire officer who Tasered 10-year-old student at Career Day A New Mexico Motor Transportation Police Officer was only given a three-day suspension after shooting a 10-year-



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Vicky P. (462)
Tuesday November 13, 2012, 6:28 pm
noted and signed
 

Jason S. (57)
Tuesday November 13, 2012, 6:29 pm
signed, thanks
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday November 13, 2012, 8:45 pm
Signing Cheers
 

Bill K. (23)
Wednesday November 14, 2012, 4:45 am
i have a feeling if it had been one of us who tasered a 10 year old the punishment would have been a "bit" more severe
 

David C. (29)
Wednesday November 14, 2012, 6:46 am
Bill I think you are right on that one.
 

Penny C. (77)
Wednesday November 14, 2012, 7:19 am
Done.Right on Bill,I do agree!
 

Judy B. (61)
Wednesday November 14, 2012, 7:35 am
Signed
 

Vivien Green (150)
Wednesday November 14, 2012, 3:33 pm
Signed thank you Rose.
 

Giana Peranio Paz (367)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 12:46 am
Signed. The bastard should be fired!
 

Danuta Watola (1159)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 2:21 am
Noted
 

Yvonne F. (158)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 2:40 am
Signed!!! Thanks Rose
 

Helen A. (108)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 2:49 am
noted + signed
 

Shalvah Landy (0)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 3:58 am
Signed of course! And this soon to be former officer should also not be allowed to own any fire arms! I would also love to hear he was not allowed to come in contact with children, but you'll be telling me I'm exaggerating...
Look at what he did, this man is a threat to public safety!
 

Rita White (1)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 4:39 am
noted and signed
 

Joy Wong (70)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 5:46 am
Noted and signed. Fire him.. SHOOT him.
 

Phil Wood (111)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 7:28 am
signed- it's disturbing that many police seem to think this is a nonharmful way to shoot people. There are significant risks and we don't really know what effects this has on a developing human body.
 

Kay M. (363)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 9:09 am
government can get away with whatever they want. sad. and signed.
 

Tom Sullivan (98)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 12:44 pm
N & S, do the same thing to the PIG
 

Debra Van Way (12)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 1:02 pm
Wow......this creep needs to be fired and so does the moron in charge that thought a 3 day suspension was good enough. Signed and noted. Cops like this give good cops a bad name.
 

Mary Donnelly (44)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 1:35 pm
Thanks Rose--signed and sent.
 

faith v. (13)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 1:39 pm
While you're at it, take away all the tasers and destroy them.

No policeman should use them on a ten-year-old.
No policeman should use them.
Policemen shouldn't have been issued with them in the first place.
Since day one it has been clear that they are deadly,
that no policeman knows how to handle them. (ie throw it away, where nobody will ever be able to use it.)
Pregnant women, heart deficiency patients WHO CALL 911 FOR MEDICAL HELP ! ! ! ! !
The list goes on, and it is sickening.

Incidentally, another field in which the USA does NOT lead the world - thank goodness for that.

 

Nelson Baker (0)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 2:16 pm
Signed petition. Too many law enforcement officers do not have enough sense to be entrusted with a gun or a taser.
 

Janet G. (0)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 2:23 pm
Signed.
 

Julio Martinez (7)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 2:57 pm
:)
 

Dianna M. (12)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 4:13 pm
Dear Mr. Police Officer: That thing you're carrying is NOT a toy, any more than your gun is a toy. You're supposed to use it responsibly: That means, ONLY WHEN YOU HAVE TO. We're all very disappointed in you because you acted like a child instead of an adult. I'd add "I hope you shoot yourself next time"--except that I've already heard about the police officer who accidently shot himself on Career Day and sued the city because "he wasn't given the proper training."
 

Ruadha S. (6)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 6:52 pm
Well, it's not as though any other law enforcement people in New Mexico have shown brains. Although I'd think those higher up in the foodchain would quickly remove him by firing. I, partically, would feel safe only if I was a middle-aged white man I would definitely not go there as a tourist.
 

Aletta Kraan (146)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 7:36 pm
Signed !
 

valda p. (13)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 9:09 pm
What was his excuse ?-he was terrified ?the boy was brandishing a knife?he was frightened for his lfe?what reason was given for his using the tazer?I hope the boy's parents take this matter further as -justice was not done -and wasn't seen to be done.
 

Sandra M Z. (114)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 10:39 pm
Your signature has been recorded. Please tell your friends:

And noted, Thank you Rose.
 

Lloyd H. (46)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 11:09 pm
This "officer" actually used the single most common statement uttered by those who "accidentally" shoot and kill or maim others with 'real guns'. It is here and always is a piss poor excuse for blatant incompetence and criminal negligence. Thank God that the moron did not think his Gun was unloaded or there would have been at least one dead child. And at what point was this douche nozzle lead to believe that refusal to clean a cop's car falls into the same category as "failure to obey a lawful order" and even then the use of non-lethal force requires following set guide lines. He needs a dishonorable discharge that ensures he receives no benefits and will have one hell of a time finding any law enforcement work any where else.
 

Colleen L. (2)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 11:25 pm
Petition signed. Thanks Rose
 

Stella Gamboni (17)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 11:48 pm
Glad he wasn't carrying an "unloaded" firearm!
 

Edgar Zuim (48)
Friday November 16, 2012, 6:30 am
Petition signed. There is not any acceptable justification for this kind of attitude. Cops should serve as an example for the kids and not attack them so cowardly.
 

Sergio Padilla (62)
Friday November 16, 2012, 12:41 pm
What the hell!
 

Jhn Wzt (3)
Friday November 16, 2012, 1:30 pm
tht guy doesnt deserve to b cop he belongs in jail thts criminal abuse had a normal person done tht he/she wuldve been in jail by now. wusnt he taught tht yu dont play w such things? or wus he sick tht day?
and politicians wonder y ppl doesnt trust cops any more
 

DAVID LAIRD (0)
Friday November 16, 2012, 6:35 pm
SIGNED
 

Isabelle J. (88)
Saturday November 17, 2012, 1:02 pm
Signed. He should be fired ! There is too much stupid people in the police.
 

valda p. (13)
Sunday November 18, 2012, 5:39 pm
signed -it's all about -power-control -ego -this man should not be in the police force.
 
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