Embattled Kansas City Police Officer Confronts Lawsuit & Activist Outcry

The local officer has sustained a great deal of criticism since 2020 . . . Here's how the newspaper describes the situation and latest legal action . . .

"A Kansas City police officer who has previously killed three people and also twice been accused of excessive force faces a new lawsuit over his alleged actions in another arrest."

Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com link . . .

Lawsuit accuses KCPD officer of assault. He's already killed 3, put knee on pregnant woman

The Office of Community Complaints sustained the woman's allegations of excessive force by Officer Blayne Newton. He remains assigned to KCPD's patrol bureau.