An investigation has been launched in Washington, D.C. after a local boy was placed in handcuffs for leaning against a car. The incident occurred on April 22 and was captured on video. The footage shows the boy being chased around several times by a policeman and falling down. That’s when the officer grabbed the boy…‘It Just Depends on Whether the Officer Feels There’s a Threat’: MPD Patrol Chief Responds After 9-Year-Old Black Boy Is Handcuffed — Atlanta Black Star
So, it appears that police harassing and handcuffing little boys in and around the Washington, DC area has become a common thing.