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Saturday August 15th, 2015
Peter Schiff Reveals His Political Prisoner Father Irwin Has Lung Cancer, Set To Die In Prison posted 08/15/2015, 12:56 PM (InformationLiberation)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]


Peter Schiff revealed to Alex Jones this week his father has lung cancer and is set to die in prison as a political prisoner for fighting the IRS.

Schiff's father Irwin was imprisoned for tax evasion and a host of other tax-related crimes, he believed there was no legal requirement to pay income taxes and if he could argue his case before a judge this truth would come out. ... (more)


Friday August 14th, 2015

Police Invade Texas Woman's Home For Warrantless 3AM 'Welfare Check' posted 08/14/2015, 7:08 AM (Police State USA)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
PFLUGERVILLE, TX — A woman has filed a formal complaint after police entered and searched her home — without consent or a warrant — all to conduct a so-called “welfare check” on her absent roommate.

The incident occurred in the early morning hours of August 2nd, 2015, as Tori Thayer was home alone sleeping a few hours before her shift began at a local restaurant.  Around 3:00 a.m., Ms. Thayer heard noises at the front door and thought someone was breaking in.
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Boston Police Commissioner Wants Cameras Further Away From Cops, Criminal Charges For Not Assisting Officers posted 08/14/2015, 7:08 AM (Techdirt)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Earlier this year, Texas legislator Jason Villalba attempted to shortchange the First Amendment in the name of "officer safety" by making it illegal to film police officers from within a 25-foot, constantly-moving radius. His proposed law was greeted with criticism (and death threats, according to Villalba) and was consequently dis... (more)


Parents May Face Jail For Having Swing Set on Their Property posted 08/14/2015, 7:08 AM (The Anti-Media)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Two Lee's Summit, Missouri parents have found themselves in hot water for having a swing set for their children on their property. The Stout family is facing sanctions, fines, and possibly even jail time.

Leading the charge against the family--which has been ongoing for over a year--is the most dubious of opponents: The Raintree Lake Property Owners Association. The claim against the family swing set is that it infringed on HOA guidelines, which specifically state that
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School Officials Used Young Girl As "Bait" In Rape Sting, She Was Raped And They Covered it Up posted 08/14/2015, 7:07 AM (The Free Thought Project)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Huntsville, AL — In 2010, a 14-year-old Huntsville girl was approached by school officials who wanted to use her as bait in a “sting operation.” The plan was to use the young girl to catch a boy in the act who’d been accused of sexually harassing students. However, their asinine plan backfired, and this innocent young girl was anally raped by the older student.

The plan was for the girl not to do anything and teachers would burst in and catch the boy with a girl in the bathroom, b
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NJ Cops Shot Unarmed 14-Year-Old 7 Times As He Ran Away posted 08/14/2015, 7:07 AM (Cop Block)
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An unarmed Trenton, New Jersey teen was shot seven times after two state troopers and a Mercer County sheriff’s officer jumped out of an unmarked car and the boy ran, family lawyers said Wednesday.

The state Attorney General’s Office says the officers were responding to a report of shots fired at the Prospect Village Apartments when they encountered three males walking on Louise Lane towar
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Iowa Man Has Weapons Permit Stolen by Deputy Sheriff posted 08/14/2015, 7:07 AM (Cop Block)
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Last week we received a submission from Justin Cornish who had been stopped by a Sheriff’s Deputy Rick Singer, a Sgt. with the Iowa Sheriff’s Department while practicing his 2nd amendment rights by carrying a firearm. The video showed him arguing the validity of his weapons permit, and ends with it being stolen.

I talked with Justin through email, and although he has been stopped by officers on multiple occasions in multiple cities in
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Chelsea Manning Threatened With Indefinite Solitary Confinement For Expired Toothpaste & Having A Copy Of Vanity Fair posted 08/14/2015, 7:07 AM (Techdirt)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
The way the US treats prisoners is often barbaric. The UN has repeatedly highlighted how solitary confinement is a form of torture that should be stopped, but the US regularly uses it on its massive prison population (largest prison population in the world! Go USA!). And even if you don't think it's torture, you should at least recognize that people are thrown in solitary confinement for ridiculous reasons -- such a... (more)


NYPD Sergeants Assoc. Using Flickr To Publicly Humiliate Homeless To Play Politics With Mayor De Blasio posted 08/14/2015, 7:05 AM (Techdirt)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Let's say you're a leader in an association for NYPD sergeants. Now let's say you're, like, super aware of some of the changes and backlash against the NYPD that has occurred recently, chiefly concerning policies for policing the public, charges of racist and violent practices, and the insistance that the city government find ways to keep officers accountable for their actions. You know the city is looking into NYPD officials deleting information on illegal summons quotas. You know of... (more)


Officer On Paid Leave After Argument With Disabled Veteran Captured On Video posted 08/14/2015, 7:05 AM (WPBF)
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A Riviera Beach police officer is now on paid administrative leave after a video surfaced of him getting into a confrontation with a disabled veteran.... (more)




Assange™ to SQUAT in Ecuadorian broom closet for ANOTHER FIVE YEARS (maybe) posted 08/14/2015, 7:04 AM (The Register)
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...The three allegations (two counts of sexual molestation and one of unlawful coercion) that are set to expire come from one of the complainants in the probe.

However, the most serious accusation of rape from the other woman, which was detailed in the European Arrest Warrant issued on 26 November 2010, carries a 10-year limitation period.
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Thursday August 13th, 2015

Police Barge Into Man's Apartment With Guns Drawn Because They Thought He Might Be A Squatter posted 08/13/2015, 7:34 AM (Police State USA)
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ALEXANDRIA, VA — A man was awoken to intruders pointing guns at him while he slept in his apartment.  It was the police who barged in, because they suspected that he might be a squatter in his own home.

What makes this all-too-common occurrence more notable is that the man on the receiving end of the raid is an Iraq War veteran and author, 30-year-old Alex Horton.  He is now a public affairs specialist who writes for the Department of Veterans Affairs, and has written articles
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NY Investigators Used Torture To Interrogate Inmates About Prison Escapees posted 08/13/2015, 7:33 AM (Police State USA)
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DANNEMORA, NY — After a high-profile prison break from the Clinton Correctional Facility in upstate New York, prison guards and investigators resorted to the use of torture and beatings to interrogate inmates about the incident.

These allegations stem from the successful escape of convicted murderers David Sweat and Richard Matt on June 6, 2015. Their elaborate plan included hacking through priso
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APD Officer Incriminates Self After Facebook Post posted 08/13/2015, 7:32 AM (Cop Block)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Asheville, NC. Patrol Officer Krystale Jones is being investigated following a Facebook post that brings questions into an accident she was involved in  where she struck one car causing it to rear end another car.  Jones caused a wreck on Fairview Road last Wednesday when APD said she misjudged her distance when driving with lights and sirens around two drivers who were parked at a left turn signal.

Patrol Officer Jones is a 2012 graduate of the Asheville Police Department Police
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California Governor Passes Ban On Use Of Grand Juries In Officer-Involved Killings posted 08/13/2015, 7:32 AM (Techdirt)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Grand juries have proven capable of handing down nearly any indictment requested by prosecutors… if it's just a citizen on the receiving end. What's normally a rubber-stamping of charge recommendations tends to fall apart when a police officer is the potential defendant. With rare exceptions, actions... (more)


This Week's Corrupt Cops Stories posted 08/13/2015, 7:32 AM (StopTheDrugWar.org)
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A North Carolina cop already in prison for stealing pain pills is now charged with marijuana trafficking, a Texas narc gets probation for stealing and using drug dog training drugs, and another prison guard goes down. Just another week of drug war-related law enforcement corruption. Let's get to it:

In Wilmington, North Carolina, a former New Hanover County Sheriff's Office narcotics officer was charged last Thursday with marijuana trafficking and possession with intent to di
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Wednesday August 12th, 2015

Armored Vehicle Request Documents Show Local Law Enforcement Still Looking To Bring The (Drug) War To Your Doorstep posted 08/12/2015, 6:37 AM (Techdirt)
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Molly Redden and Mother Jones have acquired a stash of armored vehicle request documents from police departments all over the nation. The requests are tied to the Department of Defense's 1033 program, in which mil... (more)


Lawsuit After Video Shows TN Cops Beat Unarmed Man, Fracture Face posted 08/12/2015, 6:37 AM (Cop Block)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Officer Tom Thurman responded to a domestic disturbance call at 31-year-old Ernesto Rodriguez’s home on Roaming Drive in Knoxville at around 7:30 p.m. on July 9, 2014. Rodriguez wasn't there but his girlfriend alleged that he had assaulted her, the lawsuit and warrants say.

The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court, states that officer Fred Kimber then spotted Rodriguez walkin
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Federal Court Allows Speeding Stop For Loud, Fast Looking Ford Mustang posted 08/12/2015, 6:37 AM (TheNewspaper)
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When Ohio's Supreme Court ruled that speeding tickets could be issued by a police officer based on his visual guess of the defendant's speed (view ruling), the reaction was fast and furious. State lawmakers rallied within a matter of days calling for a revision to the state's speeding law that would overturn the precedent. Now a federal judge believes traffic stops can be made based on visual estimates anywhere in the country that fa... (more)


Tuesday August 11th, 2015

WATCH: Power Tripping Cop Harasses a Disabled Vet because He Didn't think He was Disabled Enough posted 08/11/2015, 7:03 AM (The Free Thought Project)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Riviera Beach, FL — Isiah James is a combat veteran who served two tours in Iraq and one in Afghanistan. During his deployment, James took fire and was hit with a blast from an IED, which left him medically discharged and permanently disabled.

Because of his disability, James was issued a handicap hanging tag from the state since he has trouble walking long distances. However, James’ disability was not an issue with Office
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Chicago's Secret Homan Square Detention Facility Way Worse Than Anyone Thought posted 08/11/2015, 7:03 AM (Techdirt)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Back in February, we brought you the delightful news that the Chicago police department was rather broadly known to be operating what was essentially a CIA-style black site within the neighborhood of Homan Square. This facility, located in a rough West Side neighborhood of the city, featured such practices as off-the-books detention, lawyer-less interrogations,... (more)


Texas Cops Search Woman's Vagina For Marijuana During Traffic Stop posted 08/11/2015, 7:03 AM (InformationLiberation)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]


After stopping a woman for allegedly running a stop sign, Texas police officers searched a woman's vagina for marijuana after insisting they "smelled weed."

Police defended their actions saying they found ".02 ounces" of marijuana on her, which is about half a gram.


Cop Arrested After His Own Body Cam Refuted his Report, Shows Him Pummeling Teen posted 08/11/2015, 7:02 AM (The Free Thought Project)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Athens, GA — In June, Athens-Clarke County police officer Jonathan Fraser was responding to a call about a drunk college kid.

If you read the report that Fraser, who has a long and tarnished history filed, you would think that this hero cop diffused a dangerous situation and successfully defended himself against an intoxicated attacker. And, that’s exactly what his fellow officers thought — until the body cam footage was reviewed.

In his report, Fraser wrote that hi
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Baltimore Police Officer Waves Loaded Gun in the Air Like He Just Doesn’t Care, Gets Suspended posted 08/11/2015, 7:01 AM (PINAC)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Baltimore Police are notorious for their ruthlessness and intimidation, but one officer stepped over the line and has been relieved of duty tonight, thanks to a citizen journalist documenting the moment he threatened a crowd of innocent people with his firearm in a poignant photograph shared on Instagram.

The Baltimore PD officer wasn’t wearing a name badge at the time either, the only officer in the photo to lack proper identification on his service uniform.
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Monday August 10th, 2015

Cop Runs Motorcyclist Off The Road, Cites Him For 'Failing To Yield To An Emergency Vehicle' posted 08/10/2015, 7:35 AM (InformationLiberation)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]


A Milwaukee police officer allegedly rammed a motorcyclist and his passenger off the road, then cited him for "failing to yield to an emergency vehicle," Fox 6 reports.

The man was part of a large group of around 250 motorcyclists who were taking part in the annual Miltown Throwd
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Dept. To Equip Patrol Cars With Cannons That Shoot GPS Projectiles posted 08/10/2015, 7:35 AM (Cop Block)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
In whats being heralded as a high-tech way to more safely deal with high speed pursuits, the Milwaukee Police Department announced this week that it will be equipping patrol cars with a device that shoots GPS projectiles.

The technology propels a tracking device that looks like a large shot-gun shell – with adhesive on it – which can attach to the back of a moving vehicle and send location data to police in real time.
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U.S. Marshals Raid Wrong Apartment, Force Mother and Children to Stand Outside Naked at Gunpoint posted 08/10/2015, 7:35 AM (Cop Block)
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A Washington, D.C. woman is traumatized after U.S. Marshals mistakenly raided her apartment in the early AM hours this past Thursday morning.

Hannah Lanes, her daughter, and her 4-year-old son were still sleeping when they heard a knock on their door at 6:30 AM on Thursday but when her daughter went to see who it was knocking on the door, one of the officers had apparently covered the peephole.

Before her daughter had any time to react, eight U.S. Marshals burst ope
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Man Offers to Settle Suit if Cops Apologize On Camera, They Refuse, Offer Taxpayer Money Instead posted 08/10/2015, 7:35 AM (Rule the Wasteland)
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The host of a popular preparedness and survival channel on Youtube, recently received a $10k settlement from the city of Gainesville, FL (of which he will receive $7,500 after attorney's fees). The settlement was for a false arrest that originally occurred in November 2013. As part of the settlement agreement, Eric English also received an apology letter from Gainesville Police Chief Tony Jones.

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Despite Recent Court Rulings, Getting Behind The Wheel Is Pretty Much Kissing Your 4th Amendment Protections Goodbye posted 08/10/2015, 7:34 AM (Techdirt)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
There's been more good news than bad concerning the Fourth Amendment recently. In addition to the Supreme Court's ruling that searches of cellphones incident to arrest now require a warrant, various circuit court decisions on cell site location info and the surreptitious use of GPS tracking devices may see the nation's top cou... (more)


Police: Man Charged With Murder For Chasing, Shooting Home Invasion Suspect posted 08/10/2015, 7:34 AM (WAVE 3)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Louisville man has been arrested on a murder charge after he chased down and fatally shot a man who had broken into his home, police said.

The shooting was reported at 12:23 a.m. on Saturday in the 5300 block of Halsey Court.

Deontae Yarnell, 22, told police that he came home to find that two men had broken in. He said he fired at them several times as they fled from his home and chased them for approximately one block, according to his arr
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Coast Guard "Loses" 4,000 Pounds Of Cocaine After One Of The Biggest Busts In History posted 08/10/2015, 7:34 AM (The Free Thought Project)
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After one of the biggest drug busts of its kind in history, the US Coastguard misplaced 4,000 pounds of cocaine. The agency raided a makeshift submarine off the coast of California, and allegedly seized over 16,000 pounds of cocaine from the vessel, but returned to shore with only 12,000 pounds.

In a press release issued this week, the Coast Guard said that:

"After removing 12,000 pounds of the narcotics aboard, the crew of Stratton attempted to tow the vessel t
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Sunday August 9th, 2015

VIDEO: Cop Responding to False Burglary Alarm Shoots & Kills Family's Small Dog posted 08/09/2015, 6:51 AM (The Free Thought Project)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Topeka, KS — “Josie” was a 26-pound miniature pinscher-boxer mix, who was rescued seven years ago, and became a beloved member of 72-year-old Harriette Macnish’s family.

"She was wonderful, and she loved us," Harriette Macnish said.

This loving 7-year relationship would be violently brought to an end, however, on July 13 when Topeka Police Officer, Michael Cruse would enter the backyard of the Macnish’s home, and kill their Josie.
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Spanish Cops Use New Law To Fine Facebook Commenter For Calling Them 'Slackers' posted 08/09/2015, 6:51 AM (Techdirt)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
On July 1st, the Spanish government enacted a set of laws designed to keep disruption within its borders to a minimum. In addition to making dissent illegal (criminal acts now include "public disruption" and "unauthorized protests"), Spanish legislators decided the nation's law enforcement officer... (more)


Cop Acquitted for Drug Dealing, Rehired and then Fired Again for Failing Drug Test posted 08/09/2015, 6:51 AM (The Free Thought Project)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Philadelphia, PA — Perry Betts, one of the most corrupt narcotics officers in the history of the Philadelphia Police Department, has been fired, again, for failing a drug test.

Bett’s situation is especially interesting because he was just recently rehired by the police department. His rehiring came after he was acquitted in a federal corruption case, in which he was accused of 47 different charges including extortion, robbery, kidnapping, and drug dealing.

He was a
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Saturday August 8th, 2015

No Immunity For Cops Who Sent A SWAT Team To A 68-Year-Old Woman's House For Threats Delivered Over Open WiFi Connection posted 08/08/2015, 6:04 AM (Techdirt)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Earlier this year, we covered the story of Louise Milan, a 68-year-old grandmother whose house was raided by a SWAT team (accompanied by a news crew) searching for someone who had made alleged threats against police officers over the internet. Part of the probable cause submitted for the warrant was Milan's IP address. B... (more)


Cop Acquitted of Beating Man to Death, Arrested for Beating a Woman, Fullerton PD Ready to Kill posted 08/08/2015, 6:03 AM (The Free Thought Project)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Fullerton, CA — Four years ago, Kelly Thomas -- a homeless, mentally ill man from Fullerton, California — was beaten to death by police officers while he cried out piteously for his father. A newly released "systematic review" of the Fullerton PD depicts an institutional culture in which police administrators are dismissive of excessive force complaints by citizens, a... (more)


Friday August 7th, 2015

Man Says Cops Tried To Delete Video Showing Woman Knocked Unconscious posted 08/07/2015, 8:34 AM (Cop Block)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
A New York man says Suffolk County police in Long Island tackled him to the ground and attempted to delete footage of police brutality he had recorded but mistakenly removed the wrong file.

20-year-old Thomas Demint claims police have continued to harass and threaten him after the incident, prompting him to go public with the footage for fear of his o
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Police Chief Justifies Killing Teen Over Pot While His Criminal Cop Son is Arrested With No Violence posted 08/07/2015, 8:34 AM (The Free Thought Project)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Seneca, SC — Although his son was arrested earlier this year for stealing drugs from a detention center, Seneca Police Chief John Covington holds a harsh double standard for the children of his own community. While failing the war on drugs at home, Chief Covington has recently accused a teenager of causing his own death during a routine marijuana sting. Instead of relying on empirical evidence, Covington is defending the officer who gunned down the 19-year-old and then lied in order to justi... (more)


Thursday August 6th, 2015

Taste Of Their Own Medicine: Police Chief's Home Raided By Accident posted 08/06/2015, 6:35 AM (The Free Thought Project)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Phoenix, AZ – After receiving an anonymous tip from social media, 11 armed men set out to raid the home of a would-be fugitive wanted for armed robbery. The stage was set for yet another police raid on the wrong home.

Except this time, it’s the police who are the target of the nighttime combat mission. A police chief to be exact.

Tuesday night, Phoenix police Chief Joseph Yahner was confronted at his own home by members of two bond recovery service companies, accord
... (more)


Drugs or No Drugs, K-9s Will Alert to Your Car Nearly Every Time posted 08/06/2015, 6:35 AM (The Free Thought Project)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Bloomington, IL — Police are now speaking out about a decision from the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, which ruled that drug dogs signal for drugs nearly every time they are sent to sniff a vehicle or home. This decision shows that police dog searches are not legitimate and that they are just used as a pretense for officers to violate the rights of innocent people.

The case stemmed from a 2010 traffic stop in which 20 kilograms of cocaine were found in a vehicle after a search
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This Week's Corrupt Cops Stories posted 08/06/2015, 6:34 AM (StopTheDrugWar.org)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
We have a Philadelphia twofer this week, an Indiana cop who killed himself after getting busted stealing pain pills, an Oklahoma K9 cop popped for stealing dope, another jail guard in trouble, and more.

In Michigan City, Indiana, a Michigan City police officer was arrested last Tuesday for possession of a "legend drug" without a prescription a
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FL Officer Resigns After Video Of His Interaction With Homeless Man Goes Viral posted 08/06/2015, 6:32 AM (WSPA)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
SARASOTA, FL (WFLA) – The Sarasota police officer at the center of a jailhouse controversy has resigned. Surveillance video, shot on July 18 in the Sarasota County Jail, shows Officer Andrew Halpin tossing peanuts to a handcuffed, homeless inmate, Randy Miller.In the footage, Halpin cheers when Miller, who has his hands handcuffed behind his back, catches the peanuts. He watches Miller eat peanuts off the ground. The officer appears to be taunting the inmate. Sources said the officer even gave M... (more)


Wednesday August 5th, 2015

Cop Threatens Own Daughter With Gun For Not Doing Her Chores posted 08/05/2015, 6:14 AM (InformationLiberation)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
A female police officer with the Kahoka, Missouri police reportedly threatened her own daughter with a handgun for failing to do her chores.

WGEM reports:
Michele D. Miller, 42, of Memphis, Missouri, is charged with misdemeanor domestic assault. She was released from jail after posting a $2,500 cash-only bond.

Court documents
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Deputy Wants Immunity After Breaking Bones, Tearing Ligaments Of Suspect During Arrest; Appeals Court Quickly Shuts Him Down posted 08/05/2015, 6:14 AM (Techdirt)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
This was an extraordinarily-fast resolution to an excessive force lawsuit, especially considering it took a trip to the appeals court.

The culprit here is Polk County Sheriff's Deputy Anthony Burgess (presumably no relation except for the ultraviolence)
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DC: Federal Court Upholds Arrest Of Elderly Man Over Parking Violation posted 08/05/2015, 6:13 AM (TheNewspaper)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
An elderly motorist arrested while waiting for his 64-year-old wife to return from the drug store cannot sue Washington, DC's police department. The US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit earlier this month ruled that Barbara and Hamilton P. Fox III had no recourse for their treatment in the December 20, 2008 no-parking zone dispute.

On that late Saturday afternoon, Hamilton Fox dropped his wife off at the CVS Pharmacy on Pennsylvania Avenue in Southeast DC. As the location has no
... (more)


Alabama Officer Kept Job After Proposal To Murder Black Man And Hide Evidence posted 08/05/2015, 6:13 AM (The Guardian)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
A police officer in Alabama proposed murdering a black resident and creating bogus evidence to suggest the killing was in self-defence, the Guardian has learned.

Officer Troy Middlebrooks kept his job and continues to patrol Alexander City after authorities there paid the man $35,000 to avoid being publicly sued over the incident. Middlebrooks, a veteran of the US marines, said the man “needs a god damn bullet” and allegedly referred to him as “that nigger”, after becoming frustra
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Austin Police Account of Antonio Buehler's Arrest Disproven by Peaceful Streets Videos posted 08/05/2015, 6:13 AM (PINAC)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
As expected, Austin police lied in their affidavit about the arrest of Peaceful Streets Project founder Antonio Buehler last weekend, claiming he kept placing the camera inches from their faces -- causing ... (more)


Alabama Deputy Charged by Feds in 'Revenge Beatdown' posted 08/05/2015, 6:13 AM (AL.com)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Federal authorities today arrested a former Madison County deputy for his role in the roadside arrest and brutal beating of a Tennessee handyman in August of 2012. Deputy Justin Watson, who quit the force in April, was the only one named in the federal indictment.

Watson has been charged with five counts, two related to the stop and beating, one related to lying about it under oath and two more related to intimidating witnesses, including aiming an unloaded gun at a fellow deputy
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Tuesday August 4th, 2015

Cops Say Video Showing Them Steal Marijuana & Joke About Beating Disabled Woman Is "Illegal" posted 08/04/2015, 7:19 PM (The Free Thought Project)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Santa Ana, CA — In June, police raided a marijuana dispensary and were caught on a surveillance camera stealing the merchandise and playing darts. Police entered the "Sky High" dispensary in riot gear with guns drawn and were extremely disrespectful to the owners of the property.

One of the occupants was handicapped and blind, and the officers were making jokes about her disability, and suggesting to one another that they should have assaulted her.

"Did you punch
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Crazed Cop Stalks Man then Pulls a Gun on Him for Filming from his Own Front Yard posted 08/04/2015, 7:17 PM (The Free Thought Project)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Rohnert Park, CA — In a video that is sure to spark outrage across the country, a Rohnert Park police officer was caught on film stalking a man for filming.

As if the harassment and intimidation for simply recording a police officer from his own property weren’t enough, this cop went so far as to exit his vehicle and pull his gun on a man who was simply practicing his freedom of speech.

The incident began as Don McComas was loading up his boat for a day on the water
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Government Seizes Vehicles Worth $1 Million; Brings No Charges, Keeps The Cars posted 08/04/2015, 6:19 AM (Techdirt)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Asset forfeiture: drop the charges, keep the property. I guess the person behind Saeki Co., Ltd. should feel appreciative he actually was graced with charges, rather than just had his purchased vehicles seized and spirited away with a mumbled explanation and some dodgy paperwork.

Saeki Co. bought s
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Man Threatened With Charges After Catching Post Office Delivering Mail Into Dumpster posted 08/04/2015, 6:18 AM (Police State USA)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
CARSON, CA — A group of citizens observed a U.S. postal worker dumping several bins of undelivered mail into a trash dumpster. When they blew the whistle, they were treated coldly and even threatened with criminal charges.

The witnesses confronted the mail carrier, who sheepishly attempted to take some of the bundles back out of the dumpster. The mailwoman ultimately left, and witnesses were able to retrieve as many as six bins of mail from the trash.

“Costco bill,
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Man Arrested, Charged with Multiple Felonies for Telling Jurors About Their Rights posted 08/04/2015, 6:18 AM (The Anti-Media)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Denver, CO - Last week, a Denver man was arrested and charged with multiple felonies, but not for stealing, committing fraud, or engaging in violent crime. He was targeted for attempting to educate jurors about their rights in the courtroom.

Mark Ianicelli, 56, set up a table outside of Lindsay-Flanigan Courthouse in Denver in order to educate jurors about jury
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VIDEO: Cop Handcuffs Child, Watches As He Screams In Agony posted 08/04/2015, 6:13 AM (The Free Thought Project)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]


A federal lawsuit by the American Civil Liberties Union and the Children's Law Center alleging that a deputy sheriff handcuffed two small elementary school students who have disabilities, resulting in pain and trauma, according to a federal lawsuit filed today.

In an extremely disturbing video, school resource officer, Kenton County Deputy Sheriff Kevin Sumner, can be seen handcu
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A Mom Called the Police on My 3-Year-Old Son After a Playground Accident posted 08/04/2015, 6:12 AM (Yahoo Parenting)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
I wasn’t sure whether or not to write about this. I generally prefer not to write about my son, out of respect for his privacy, and I don’t want to put myself in a legally questionable situation by writing about what happened. But it’s been several days since the incident and I’ve still got a crazy cocktail of rage, panic, and sadness churning inside my chest and I don’t know how else to get it out.

Here’s the short version: A mother called the police after my son and her daughte
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Monday August 3rd, 2015

NYPD Thugs Assault Business Owner As He Closes Shop posted 08/03/2015, 4:55 AM (Cop Block)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]


Video has emerged showing the most violent gang in America assaulting a shopkeeper while he is closing up his store.

Posters on social media say the incident involved NYPD officers from the 25th precinct in East Harlem and “took place on E 124th and Lexington, in front of the Bottle Recycling Center, which is located next
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'I Can Detain You For Not Talking to Me!': WI Police Officer Harasses Open Carry Activists, Demands They Leave the City posted 08/03/2015, 4:55 AM (Cop Block)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]


Libertyisforeveryone gives us another gem highlighting an officer that doesn’t know the laws pertaining to open carry.  They were open carrying in New Holstein, WI when Officer Leigh pulls up and gets out of the car asking for ID.  Both armed gentlemen refuse to provide ID.  One of the gentlemen asks if they are being detai
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Teenager Sues Police After Being Jailed for 40 Days Over a Snowball Then Cleared of Wrongdoing posted 08/03/2015, 4:55 AM (The Free Thought Project)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Detroit, MI — A Detroit teenager is suing police in federal court after being wrongfully jailed for 40 days over a snowball.

Dominique Rondeau thought he would have some fun with the other kids after school by throwing snowballs. In Police State USA, however, even this immortal pastime can get you thrown in jail.

One of those icy snowballs from
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Training Officers to Shoot First, and He Will Answer Questions Later posted 08/03/2015, 4:55 AM (New York Times)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
WASHINGTON — The shooting looked bad. But that is when the professor is at his best. A black motorist, pulled to the side of the road for a turn-signal violation, had stuffed his hand into his pocket. The white officer yelled for him to take it out. When the driver started to comply, the officer shot him dead.

The driver was unarmed.

Taking the stand at a public inquest, William J. Lewinski, the psychology professor, explained that the officer had no choice but to a
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Austin Police Arrest Peaceful Streets Founder Antonio Buehler Again for Recording Cops in Public posted 08/03/2015, 4:54 AM (PINAC)
[Category: Tyranny/Police State]
Just as he was cleared of all criminal charges hanging over him, Peaceful Streets Project founder Antonio Buehler was arrested again early this morning while recording police in Austin.

Also arrested was Mike “Bluehair” Smith of Film the Police Portland, who was in Texas joining the group of activists who regularly record police in Austin’s bustling entertainment district on 6th St.
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