According to the complaint, Bentley was enjoying a San Francisco party a
year ago when 12 police raided the place. Bentley asked for one of the
officers' badge numbers. Instead, according to the complaint:
PoliceBentley was taken to jail, where he claims he saw cops bash another man's face into a glass wall, before he was told to get out of town and never come back. The Oakland case file shows that San Francisco has not yet formally responded to the Bentley's complaint.
"threw him to the ground, then grabbed him by the hair and repeatedly
smashed his face into the floor while he was being handcuffed. Orin
Bentley could hear his friends Moses and Katinka pleading for the
police to stop beating him. After smashing his face several times on
the floor, the officers finally stopped battering him. Orin Bentley
could feel blood running from his nose, eyes and forehead.