Fort Myers Police Department has released their computer-assisted dispatch report of what they say transpired when they detained, handcuffed, and fingerprinted two Black minors for eating while Black.
Fort Myers Police Department has released a press statement admitting to fingerprinting and detaining two Black minors, since the publication of the viral video.
A new video surfaced on Facebook showing what it is like to eat while Black in Fort Myers, as police continue to target young Black teens.
https://www.facebook.com/kcarter1911/videos/10218335600446680/ Just after weeks of protests at the police station, Fort Myers Police forcefully entered a house of a Black family, over a seat-belt violation. The event was caught on multiple cameras. Since the murder of George Floyd, there have been numerous solidarity protests at the Fort Myers Police Department, calling for changes locally and … Continue reading WATCH: Fort Myers Police Continue to Target Black Residents
Currently, there are multiple Fort Myers Police Officers on paid administrative leave due to an ongoing investigation into the department connecting multiple officers to a local gang called Lake Boyz. More than 50 officers were involved from Fort Myers, U.S. Marshals, Lee County deputies and the FBI when they used the RICO act to arrest … Continue reading At least 5 Fort Myers Police Officers Connected To Gang