Today marks the ten year anniversary of the vicious police murder of James Philip Chasse Jr. Ten years ago on September 17th, Chasse suffered a horrific violent death by police monsters here in Portland, OR. His murderers remain free to this day. They are all still employed as cops.
On September 17th 2006, James Chasse was walking in down town's Pearl District when he was accosted by a Portland cop for... reasons that remain mysterious to this day(official police accounts have always maintained that Chasse was allegedly "urinating in public", an assertion that never has been and never can be verified). Fearing for his life - with damn good reason - Chasse ran, with the pig giving chase. Within moments, Chasse was taken to the ground by three pigs. They proceeded to beat, kick, and stomp Chasse within inches of his life, as well as taser him. Chasse was deliberately denied medical care, his limp body handcuffed and taken to jail. An incompetent nurse walked by the holding dungeon where Chasse was, observed him convulsing on the floor, claimed the victim was "faking it", and walked off. Some time later, Chasse was checked on again. This time he was not moving. He was unresponsive. He was loaded back into a patrol car to be driven to the hospital. Chasse died in the back of that car, before ever making it to the hospital. An autopsy later revealed that Chasse suffered severe trauma - including 16 fractured ribs and 26 broken bones overall, as well as a punctured lung. He was 42 years old. Chasse was a known musician since being a teen. Sadly, he fell into mental illness later in his life, having been diagnosed with schizophrenia. Despite this, Chasse had maintained a low profile and was living independently (initial police and media reports falsely claimed that Chasse was homeless, as if that made his death any more justifiable).
The three animals responsible for this gruesome murder were/are:
Multnomah County Sheriff deputy Bret Burton
Portland Police office Christopher Humphreys
Portland Police Sargent Kyle Nice