Leonard Pitts Jr

September 15, 2015 6:27 PM

Leonard Pitts Jr.: No excuse for a mistaken takedown

Excessive force used to tackle James Blake.

Police union backs the officer, as usual.

Public should demand that police answer for their mistakes.

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