Fla. officer fired for excessive force during DUI arrest
Officer Coffey said he would not do anything differently; suspect was verbally assaulting him, threatening to bite him to infect him with hepatitis C
By Rachael Joyner
The South Florida Sun-Sentinel
BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. — Video footage of Officer David Coffey grabbing a prisoner by the throat, pushing him against a metal bench and smashing his head into a concrete wall was part of the evidence that cost the officer his job.