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From Naomi Wolf's arrest in New York to shootings in Tucson and Florida, forces face allegations of abuse of power
The elaborate mission to recover a moon rock led NASA agents to a Denny's restaurant. Agents were left holding a speck of lunar dust smaller than a grain of rice and a 74-year-old suspect who was terrified by armed officials.
The San Jose Police Department stormed into a Stockton home searching for an accused killer, but they left without him, and left behind a complete mess. “I feel like a war was taken on here, and we lost,” homeowner Joann Rice told CBS13. Almost
[This story makes no sense...twice detained, no pat down, no cuffs, just a bullet(s).] Officers never checked Nida for a weapon and, believing he was armed, an officer shot him, the lieutenant said. No gun was found.
A brave 7-pound pooch trying to protect three little kids in his family was heartlessly slapped out a third-story window by a cop on a failed drug raid, a lawsuit charges. The dog never tried to attack a cop -- all he did was bark,
8 current and former NYpolice officers were arrested and charged with accepting thousands of dollars in cash to drive a caravan of firearms into the state, an act of corruption that brazenly defied the city’s strenuous efforts to get illegal guns off
In the video, Flint Farmer was lying on the grass between the curb and the sidewalk. It was shortly before 2 a.m. on a June morning in the West Englewood neighborhood, and Farmer had been shot by a Chicago police officer. Then, according to the video
At Wolcott High School one morning this week, an urgent announcement crackled over the intercom: a threatening intruder was in the building and students were told to immediately take refuge in classrooms. Doors were locked and police, with dogs, m
With protesters acting peacefully, local and state police agreed that low level arrests could cause a riot, so they decided instead to defy Governor Cuomo and Mayor Jennings.
a group of relatives of a player for the Roosevelt (Utah) Union High football team was attacked with pepper spray by police officers in Roosevelt, Utah while performing the dance shortly after Uintah's 17-14 victory. The group performing the Haka rep
Greggory Moore, a Long Beach Post reporter who was detained for taking pictures last summer, has embarked on a mission to expose the unconstititional practices of local law enforcement agencies in how they deal with photographers.
“At Zuccotti Park, there are at least 2 special cameras trained on the park and apparently recording activity at all times. In addition, many members of TARU are at the park ... and are conspicuously and routinely videotaping protest activity.”
Motorists driving on expressways around Flint are getting surprised by a stunning tactic that the Genesee County sheriff has been using to fight the flow of illegal drugs -- one that legal experts said will not withstand a court challenge. At leas
You may remember Emily Good, the Rochester woman arrested earlier this year for videotaping a traffic stop from her front yard. When last we visited the story, Good’s neighbors had held a rally for her. Then Rochester police showed up at that rall
Do you recall the story of the Nazi York City cop who pepper-sprayed one of the OWS protestors early on in the protest? His "punishment" is losing some vacation days. Do you think that if a NYC civilian improperly pepper-sprayed someone the NYC court
The 21 MP-5 submachine guns and a dozen Colt 45 automatic pistols were taken from a locked container inside the Kennedy Building on San Pedro Street, police officials said. The location — which formerly housed clothing firms before it was donated
Nearly 1,700 officers in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg area are undergoing riot training in the months leading up to the gathering of Democrats. “The point of some of the tactics and the maneuvers that we use is to allow folks to have the time to do w
The Tribunal de Grande Instance de Paris ordered French Internet service providers to block access to Copwatch, a website that allows civilians to post videos of alleged police misconduct. The decision was applauded by the police union
Don’t even say “hello” to them, and never but never ask directions. Some poor sap in Twinsburg, Ohio sought help in locating the local Walmart from one of our public masters — sorry, servants.
The man complained about the treatment after the search turned up no weapons or contraband, at which point Daragjati arrested him and filed a report falsely claiming the man had resisted arrest by flailing his arms and kicking,
A white-shirted NYPD supervisor was caught on video punching a protester in the face Friday without apparent cause. Well, the protester did admit shooting him a look. Whatever that look was, it prompted Deputy Inspector Johnny Cardona to grab h
Some people hate police because they couldn’t deliver due to budget cuts. Lack of equipments needed to fight crime – and most important of all the absence of adequate training – led sorely equipped and poorly trained law enforcers to “commit errors”
Councilman Whitaker says the City officials should be held accountable when the government obstructs the flow of information to the City Council members who are their bosses.
I'm Getting Arrested, a creative Android app that, according to developer Quadrant 2, was inspired by a similar incident. It lets you quickly notify your family, friends, and crack legal team (if you have one) of your situation with a single tap of y
The next time you visit a store in the San Fernando Valley, you may have to check your hat at the door or take your business elsewhere. KNX 1070′s Vytas Safronikas reports it’s part of a new anti-crime effort announced by the Los Angeles Pol
Crime surge is an inverse function of a down economy, just as the need for more cops is an inverse function of a rising crime wave. Report of rising criminal activities is alarming. This story was written by CBS News Justice Department producers RRead Letter
The man who actually physically raped Sephora Davis at knife point on December 8, 2003 is named Eric Harder. He was, and perhaps is, a police informant. As far as I know he still lives in Mount Morris, New York. About six weeks later he and a then
When Edgar Steele was told on the morning of June 11, 2010, that his wife Cyndi had been killed when her SUV was run off the road, his first reaction was shock. Minutes later an FBI Agent told Steele his mother-in-law had been shot and killed.
Investigators have been infiltrating Muslim student groups at Brooklyn College and other schools in the city, monitoring their Internet activity and placing undercover agents in their ranks, police documents obtained by The Associated Press show. Leg