Civil Liberties

Cop Fired After Dashcam Captures Excessive Force

Cameras can be your friend


FORT MYERS, FL—A Fort Myers police officer was fired for excessive use of force after a February incident that was captured on dashcam video.

The Fort Myers Police Department fired Officer Trevor Lehman. According to the department, he was fired for overreaction, profanity and excessive use of force.

The incident happened back in February.

The dashcam video shows a struggle between Lehman and the man being arrested.