Zachary Dembo

Louisiana News: Angola, Daniel Davis, Former Major at Angola Prison Convicted Of Beating a Handcuffed and Shackled Inmate

Officer Was Previously Convicted of Related Obstruction Offenses Angola, La – Daniel Davis, 41, a former Major at Louisiana State Penitentiary (LSP) in Angola, Louisiana, was found guilty by a jury today in federal court for beating an inmate who was handcuffed, shackled, and not resisting. In a previous trial in January, Major Davis was … Continue reading Louisiana News: Angola, Daniel Davis, Former Major at Angola Prison Convicted Of Beating a Handcuffed and Shackled Inmate

WASHINGTON News: Officer, William Dukes Illegally Arrested Citizen After The Citizen Attempted To File Complaints Against Him

WASHINGTON – William Dukes, Jr., a former sergeant with the Providence, Kentucky, Police Department, was sentenced today to 42 months in federal prison abd three years’ supervised release for willfully depriving a Kentucky citizen of his constitutional rights under color of law, announced Acting Assistant Attorney General John Gore of the Justice Department’s Civil Rights … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Officer, William Dukes Illegally Arrested Citizen After The Citizen Attempted To File Complaints Against Him

WASHINGTON News: Fulton County Deputy Jailer, James Eakes Indicted for Assaulting Inmate

WASHINGTON – A federal grand jury in Paducah, Kentucky, returned a one-count indictment today charging James Eakes, a deputy jailer at the Fulton County Detention Center, with violating the civil rights of an inmate by assaulting him with a dangerous weapon. The indictment alleges that on Aug. 14, 2016, Eakes willfully deprived an inmate of … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Fulton County Deputy Jailer, James Eakes Indicted for Assaulting Inmate