Fire Cops Who Allegedly Beat a Man for Mowing His Neighbor’s Lawn

Target: Larry Giddens, Lakeland Florida Police Chief

Goal: Fire cops who allegedly followed man inside his home, then tased and beat him beyond recognition.

A man was reportedly beaten beyond recognition by two cops. The victim required surgery to reset bones broken during the attack. Joseph Florence was reportedly issued a criminal trespassing warning for mowing his neighbors’ lawn. The victim says the cops then followed him inside his home and savagely attacked and tazed him, then arrested him and lied in the report.

The incident was recorded by the victim’s wife, which led to a lawsuit and the trumped-up charges being dropped. However, the violent officers weren’t punished, but promoted for this horrific brutality. The victim is seen lying in an enormous puddle of his own blood and following the event, his face was black and unrecognizable.

These out-of-control cops could’ve killed the man, all over a mowed lawn. This appears to be a classic example of excessive force and police brutality. Please demand that the cops are fired immediately and never allowed to work in law enforcement again.


Dear Mr. Giddens,

Two officers reportedly issued a criminal trespassing warning to a man who was mowing his neighbor’s lawn. When the man left the property and went home, the officers reportedly followed him in and laid out a vicious attack where they tased and beat him beyond recognition.

The recorded attack led to a lawsuit settlement, but this won’t fix the problem of the out of control, violent officers. We demand that the officers involved in this horrific attack are fired immediately and never allowed to pursue law enforcement careers again.


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