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TL Civil Rights Lawsuit against Tacoma Police Department

September 11th, 2017Posted By: Vito

Tamaki Law is currently scheduled for trial in the Federal District Court in Tacoma in a case against the Tacoma Police Department, Simon Properties and Universal Protection Services, a private security company, for brutalizing a 15 year old African American girl who was riding her bike through the Mall parking lot. Video of the brutal attack can be viewed by clicking here. Police officers who violate people’s civil rights should be held accountable to the fullest extent possible  It is the only way for cities to properly train and supervise their officers who are hired to serve and protect not to brutalize.

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Vito de la Cruz is graduate of Yale University and the University of California Boalt Hall School of Law. He has been trying federal and state cases for 30 years and now focuses on wrongful death and serious personal injury cases including government negligence, clergy sexual abuse, and police brutality.

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