To determine whether excessive force has been used, it is based on the totality of the circumstances. The police is only allowed to use reasonable force for a particular situation.
Have your constitutional rights been violated?
Most police brutality case are covered by federal law and constitutional law. Contact a qualify attorney capable of handling this type of cases.
When a lawyer answers both in the affirmative, a case of police brutality or excesive force can be filed in Federal Court.
If you, or some one you know has been faced with a posible case of police brutality, give us a call (210) 979-9777 or visit our websites: http://www.thebaezlawfirm.com or http://www.san-antonio-lawyer-attorney.com