Michele Jordan, a 34 year old mother and registered nurse was brutally manhandled by two Los Angeles Police Department officers in a Del Taco parking lot after she was pulled over by for talking on here cellular phone. Jordan was charged with interfering and resisting arrest and released on her own recognizance. Cellular phone use during driving is a dangerous activity which results in distracted and inattentive driving and a high number of motor vehicle accident on Los Angeles roads and highways. However such behavior should not be a Casus belli for LAPD officers to brutally punish the individual by manhandling and throwing a suspect to the ground. The use of excessive force by law enforcement is more widespread than many people realize. There are dozens of similar incidence occurring every day in our nation. The attention received in this case results from the existence of the Del Taco’s security video which caught the incident.