The Texas Department of Public Safety guard who arrested Sandra Bland after a trade stop in Prairie View on Jul 10 had been trained formerly for misconduct, group annals show.
Brian Encinia, 30, who has been with DPS about a year, was warned about his control in Nov 2014.
“Trooper Encinia was given a created conversing for unsuited control … for an occurrence that occurred during a propagandize in Austin,” DPS officials wrote in a opening analysis of a then-probationary officer. “In a future, Trooper Encinia should control himself during all times in a demeanour that will simulate good on himself, a Department, and a state of Texas.”
No other sum of that occurrence were enclosed in a information expelled by DPS.
In his stop of Bland in Prairie View, portions of that were prisoner on lurch cam footage, Encinia arrested Bland after she refused to put out her cigarette. A fight ensued, in that Encinia threatened Bland with a Taser and regularly told her to get out of her car. She was eventually arrested for assaulting a open servant; Encinia pronounced she had kicked him during a arrest. He had creatively stopped her for unwell to vigilance a line change.
Bland, 28, died 3 days after in Waller County jail. Authorities ruled a genocide a suicide. The occurrence sparked general snub and protests and vigils opposite a country, and brought widespread inspection to a Waller County Sheriff’s Office and their jail,
particularly after it was detected that Bland had told dual apart jailers she had formerly attempted to dedicate suicide.
After DPS expelled footage of Encinia’s communication with Bland, group officials pronounced that they were reviewing his actions and had placed him on executive duties for violating dialect procedures and a agency’s pleasantness policy.