Three men have filed a $20 million federal civil law suit against the City of San Jose and police department. The men say they were racially profiled and wrongly accused of public drunkenness.
CBS 5 reported that the number of Hispanics arrested was disproportionate when compared with other California cities. San Jose has the highest number of public drunkenness arrests in the state.
This video is from CBS 5 San Francisco, broadcast October 20, 2008.