Video: Oklahoma Cops Might Not Respect Black Public Servants Either

Oklahoma cops get into an altercation with a Black EMT taking a woman to the hospital...


Oklahoma highway patrol pulled over an ambulance on the way to the hospital for reckless driving when it swerved into oncoming traffic to avoid hitting a car that had slowed down in front of it. The OHP claim that after pulling the ambulance over, one of the EMTs assaulted an officer. That assault was not caught on the tape released to the media by one of the individuals riding in the ambulance. The footage below, however, was.


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