by Leslee Kulba
Wild West blogger
According to FOX Carolina, the ACLU has developed a new “excessive force app.” It sounds like a pressure gauge, but it is merely a means of recording interactions with police officers and sending the documentation directly to the ACLU. Reportedly, the ACLU is responding to multiple allegations of excessive force in the state, none of which made it big in the news. North Carolina is one of seven states for which the app has been availed, for free.
Buncombe County Sheriff Van Duncan is not impressed. Reasons he disapproves of the app include:
The ACLU says it is clearly instructing users on the proper use of the device.