An 11-year-old girl was suspected of shoplifting groceries. So a police officer tased her.

The incident isn’t the first time the Cincinnati Police Department has been criticized for using a Taser on a child.

The Cincinnati Police Department is under intense scrutiny after an off-duty police officer used a Taser on an 11-year old black girl, prompting allegations of excessive force and raising new concerns about how the department uses Tasers.

The incident happened at a local grocery store on Monday. According to local reports, off-duty police officer Kevin Brown was working as...


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