FMPD Eating while Black

Florida Police Report Contradicts Press Release in ‘Eating while Black’ Case

Fort Myers Police Department has released their computer-assisted dispatch report of what they say transpired when they detained, handcuffed, and fingerprinted two Black minors for eating while Black.

WATCH: Fort Myers Police Continue to Target Black Residents

https://www.facebook.com/kcarter1911/videos/10218335600446680/ Just after weeks of protests at the police station, Fort Myers Police forcefully entered a house of a Black family, over a seat-belt violation. The event was caught on multiple cameras. Since the murder of George Floyd, there have been numerous solidarity protests at the Fort Myers Police Department, calling for changes locally and … Continue reading WATCH: Fort Myers Police Continue to Target Black Residents

At least 5 Fort Myers Police Officers Connected To Gang

Currently, there are multiple Fort Myers Police Officers on paid administrative leave due to an ongoing investigation into the department connecting multiple officers to a local gang called Lake Boyz. More than 50 officers were involved from Fort Myers, U.S. Marshals, Lee County deputies and the FBI when they used the RICO act to arrest … Continue reading At least 5 Fort Myers Police Officers Connected To Gang