Thursday, October 8, 2009

Alleged Excessive Force Used At Orient Road Jail

Excessive Force In Jail, Civil Rights, False Arrest, Excessive Force, Florida Attorney, Florida Lawyer, Tampa Attorney, D.U.I., Drug Laws, Florida DUITwo individuals who have recently been taken to the Orient Road Jail because of allegations of Driving Under the Influence have filed notices of intent to sue the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office for excessive force. Both incidents of excessive force occurred in the central breath testing area. One individual states that she went unconscious while waiting to be administered a blood test and a deputy pulled her off the chair and dragged her across the floor. The second individual claims he was choked by officers while taking the breath test. The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office denies any wrong doing by its officers.