The Outrageously Inhumane Treatment of Darrin Manning by Philadelphia Police

Posted: January 26, 2014 in General

A disgusting and reprehensible true account of police abuse and brutality. When are we going to start locking these criminals up? Their badges should not give them amnesty from justice.

United States Hypocrisy

The following piece is reprinted with permission from

Philly police assault 16-year-old basketball player

Darrin Manning requires emergency surgery on genitals

By Ethan Jury
JANUARY 18, 2014

Darrin Manning, a 16-year-old high school basketball player was brutally assaulted by police Jan. 7 in Philadelphia, receiving emergency surgery on his genitals following the arrest.

Manning had been walking to a basketball game with his entire team, wearing hats and scarves given to them by their principal to protect them from the cold, when they were approached by police, sending the group running—all except Manning, who felt he had done nothing wrong.

Police allege that they had observed a group of males covering their faces with ski masks but this is clearly another case of racist profiling by police that has become a common theme throughout the country.

Manning was stopped by a police officer who alleges that he…

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  1. Caleb Gee says:

    To me this is all the more evidence that in American society “criminal” is nothing more than a label, considering how so many ppl are labeled “criminals” and thrown into prison without having done anybody wrong, while the men behind the badges do the most vile things without getting even as much as a slap on the wrist for it.

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