A woman who claimed she was a teacher, driving a white Mercedes-Benz, got stopped by a Latino Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department Deputy for using her cel phone while she was driving, then launched into a tirade in which she repeatedly accused him of being a “murderer,” then concluded, “Mexican racist. You’re always gonna be a Mexican. You’ll never be white, you know that, right?”
The exchange, caught on video by the deputy’s bodycam, went like this as the deputy reached her car:
Woman: … harassed today because I was going under the speed limit, I was going at 38.
Deputy: Yes, you are, Ma’am. Good morning.
Woman: And the speed limit is 40, and I was going 38, so why are you harassing me?
Deputy: You are correct. I pulled you over because —
Woman: Because you’re a murderer. Oh, yes, I started to record because you’re a murderer.
Deputy: You can’t be on your cel phone while you’re driving.
Woman: I wasn’t on my phone; I