There was protest outside the Cape Town police station. During the protest, Cape Town metro police were caught on video tossing a disabled man out of his wheelchair after a verbal altercation with him. An officer proceeded to kick the disabled man while he was on the ground. Afterwards the officers destroyed the wheelchair. No action has been taken by the police station, but an investigation is taking place. More of this story here.
Gilberto Powell is a man with Down’s syndrome who lives in Richmond Heights, Florida. On September 10, 2011, Gilberto, who was 22 at the time,…