Rapid City, SD -- Caught on video shooting a handcuffed and unresponsive man 28 times with her Taser, a former Oglala Sioux police officer was acquitted Tuesday of assault and obstruction charges. Although the ex-cop would have continued tasing the barely coherent man lying on the ground, concerned witnesses ordered her to stop abusing the handcuffed man and helped him into a patrol car.
On August 15, 2014, Oglala Sioux Police Officer Rebecca Sotherland responded to a call reporti... (more)
Multnomah County, OR — Fred Marlow IV, 28, recorded a raid that was taking place on his street early one morning last September and was subsequently assaulted and arrested by police on the scene. Marlow was recording from his own property at a very safe distance from the police officers and was not interfering with their operation in any way. However, police became aggressive with him when he refused to obey their commands to go inside.
Eventually, last month, the case against Mar... (more)
The city of New Orleans has agreed to pay $250,000 to settle a civil rights lawsuit filed by the mother of an unarmed man killed during a police drug raid in Gentilly back in 2012.
On March 7 of that year, New Orleans and Jefferson Parish police broke down the door of the family of Wendell Allen with a battering ram after they observed what they believed to be several hand to hand drug sales at the home and obtained a warrant.
When Hillary Clinton supporters were asked if they hope she'll lower the standard of living if she's elected President of the United States, many of them thought it was a great idea. Their blind support for Hillary's bid for the White House is demonstrated by person after person who is so clueless, they'd probably support Hillary 2016 no matter what! Produced ... (more)
WOODLAND, Wash. — Officials in Cowlitz County say a southern Washington man managed to keep a pair of suspected burglars at bay until the cops showed up. Now, the local sheriff's office is applauding his efforts.
Miami Beach, FL — A bystander to a police altercation in Miami Beach captured a dramatic and outright cowardly shooting by Miami Beach Police Saturday morning.
The man who was killed had just held up a bank and was armed with a straight razor, so caution was definitely necessary. However, it was entirely clear that this man did not pose a threat at the time he was shot- especially to the cop in body armor who was armed with an AR-15 rifle.
Rapid City, SD -- In August of 2014, Rebecca M. Sotherland, a police officer formerly employed for the Oglala Sioux Tribe, was videotaped tazering a citizen of the Oglala Sioux Tribe 17 times while he laid unresponsive on the ground on the Pine Ridge Reservation.
Sotherland was indicted by a federal grand jury only days after the brutal incident and charged with violating the constitutional rights of 33-year-old Jeff Eagle Bull, by repeatedly using her Taser on him.
On Thursday, the Los Angeles District Attorney completed his "investigation" of the vicious videotaped beating of a 51 year old black woman on the side of the I-10 freeway by CHP Officer Daniel Andrew. In what shouldn't be a surprise, Dist. Atty. Jackie Laceydetermined that Andrew's July 2014 assault on Marlene Pinnock as she was pinned on her back on the ground was both "legal and necessa... (more)
A Maryland police officer who was filmed holding a gun to a mans head was convicted of first-degree assault and misconduct in office on Wednesday.Prince George's County police officer Jenchesky Santiago was driving through the neighborhood of William Cunningham with two friends in his patrol car in May 2014 – even though he was not authorized to have people in his vehicle, prosecutors say.
Cunningham was in the process of being dropped off in front of his home by his cousin an... (more)
The San Bernardino County Public Health Department held their annual holiday gathering at the Inland Regional Center on Wednesday. The party ended with 14 people shot dead and 21 injured in the latest terrorist attack -- this time on American soil.
California health inspector Syed Rizwan Farook and his Saudi Arabian wife Tashfeen Malik were inv... (more)
Richfield, MN -- Accused of executing Jamar Clark while restrained in handcuffs, a Minnesota police officer was also caught on video assaulting an unarmed man for a seatbelt violation. Although the vicious beating occurred four years ago, the dashcam video was only released earlier this week as a result of the victim's lawsuit.
Around 2:30 a.m. on December 11, 2011, Richfield police officers pulled over a vehicle because one of the occupants was not wearing a seatbelt. While askin... (more)
Former Spokane, Washington Police Chief Frank Straub resigned amid scandal in September, yet three months later he remains on the payroll. In fact Chief Straub, who was accused by coworkers of intimidation, personal attacks, and threats, is currently the highest payed employee in the City of Spokane, in spite of supposedly having quit.
Furthermore, when questioned, city officials have come up with a continually changing explanation of why Straub is still on the payroll and what ex... (more)
So many times, we have reported on cops shooting at fleeing vehicles by claiming they were standing directly in the path of the vehicle, only for video evidence to later prove them wrong, that we automatically expect cops to do this when the opportunity arises.
But here’s a dashcam video from last month showing Michigan deputies trying to appreh... (more)
There's a water shortage in Syria, therefor global warming causes terrorism. Bill Nye "The Global Warming Propagandist Guy" explains the intricacies with his version of the game "Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon."
Boston, MA — A violent cop, who beat an innocent man in front of fellow officers, and then charged him with assault, pleaded guilty to battery last week, but only after video of the incident surfaced.
Officer Felix Rivera, Jr. 34, of the Chelsea police department, responded, along with several officers, to a call about a man with a gun on September 26, 2014. The victim, who was 20-years-old at the time, was not the man with a gun.