Benny Warr (Rochester, NY, 2013): NY Police officers assaulted Benny Warr, a disabled man in a motorized wheelchair, who was waiting for the bus near the intersection of Jefferson. The incident was videotaped, demonstrating that Warr did nothing to warrant the attack. Police officers lifted Warr out of his wheelchair, threw him to the ground and kicked him.
Hours before he died, Pittsburgh Jail released an autistic man with intellectual disability from custody
Pittsburgh Institute for Non-Profit Journalism: “Anthony Talotta, 57, died Wednesday at UPMC Mercy Hospital after he was found unresponsive in his cell at the Allegheny