After An Officer Told Her To Pop Her Car's Trunk, He Didn't Realize She Was Recording Him
And she had good reason to be worried. An African American woman, there have been numerous stories in recent years of corrupt police officers treating black people unjustly, and with unnecessary force, and in some cases, deaths have resulted from these unprofessional actions.
Of course, it's important to note that most officers are law-abiding civil servants who want to improve their communities, but that reality still didn't make Thacker feel any less safe. Nevertheless, she complied with the officer's demands and hoped for the best.