Video: Las Vegas Officer Suspended In Videotaped Incident
April 26, 2011
Screenshot: 8 News Now.
Las Vegas Metro Police Officer Derek Colling has been suspended with pay pending the results of an internal investigation into his use of force against a videographer.
Officer Colling allegedly attacked Michael Crooks, 36, on the night of March 20, while the officer investigated a burglary call. Crooks was standing in his driveway in the 1700 block of Commanche Circle, while videotaping police across the street. When Crooks refused to stop filming, Colling allegedly attacked him, with much of the altercation recorded by the camera.
Source: Las Vegas Review-Journal.
Related: Las Vegas Cop Uses Force Against Videographer
Watch the video:
VIDEO: Las Vegas Cop Uses Force Against Videographer
Be the first to comment on this story
Other Recent News
Orion Safety Products has introduced a new, patented, Eco-Friendly Safety Flare. The new...
Police Chief Charlie Beck will have to take questions, in a formal deposition, from the...
A New Orleans police officer was arrested and placed on emergency suspension after...
After the shooting, officers entered the home and discovered another man with multiple...
The officer was on his regular tour of duty in Hyde Park, and the man was on his way to...