Torres, a boxer, had been cuffed and put in the back of a police car on suspicion of resisting arrest. He fell asleep. On waking his request to use the bathroom was ignored. He became combative. An officer went to Taser him but fired her Glock at him instead, killing him. Eleven years of legal proceedings ended with the family receiving $775,000 from the city.

ID: 1319

Victms Name: Everado Torres
Age: 24
Gender: Male
Race: Hispanic/Latino

City: Madera
County: Madera
State: CA
Zip Code: 93637
Country: United States of America

Agency: Madera Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Torres, a boxer, had been cuffed and put in the back of a police car on suspicion of resisting arrest. He fell asleep. On waking his request to use the bathroom was ignored. He became combative. An officer went to Taser him but fired her Glock at him instead, killing him. Eleven years of legal proceedings ended with the family receiving $775,000 from the city.

Symptoms of mental health: No

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