Custody Deaths & Abuse

Video - Meet the UFFC

Video : Meet the UFFC

Established in 1997, the United Families and Friends Campaign (UFFC), is a national coalition of those affected by deaths in police, prison, immigration and psychiatric custody, and which also supports others in similar situations.

Justice for Ethan

On 12 January 2011 Robert Ethan Saylor, a 26 year old with Down-syndrome, died in police custody after a dispute over an unpaid movie ticket. His death was considered homicide by asphyxiation at the hands of three off duty police officers.