Dashcam Video Of Police Shooting Unarmed Airman Michael Davidson

On March 6, 2014, Airman Michael Davidson was shot by Opelika police officer Phillip Hancock after he exited his car alongside Interstate 85 in Alabama after Davidson’s car had been concerned in an accident with a truck. Davidson was holding his black pockets, which the officer believed was a gun. A ruling by the Eleventh Circuit Court docket of Appeals affirmed the choice by the U.S. District Court docket for the Center District of Alabama that Officer Hancock acted moderately in taking pictures Davidson after repeatedly calling for Davidson to point out his fingers as he exited his sports activities utility car.