A man whose bid to become a police officer was rejected after he scored too high on an intelligence test has lost an appeal in his federal lawsuit against the city. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New York upheld a lower court’s decision
The US Border Patrol’s account of a fatal shooting in San Diego has been called into question by witnesses. Authorities said a plainclothes agent shot Valeria Alvarado after she rammed him with her car while he was serving a warrant.
A day after a 3rd cop was charged in the beating death of a mentally ill homeless man that was caught in a gruesome and horrifying city surveillance video, the victim’s father said there is more video that has yet to be released,
A mentally ill teenager was left with severe brain damage and paralysis after being shot by officers during a confrontation. The officers lied and misrepresented the situation saying they were acting in self defense and are being sued by the parents.
What does it take for a police officer to get fired?
A police officer has been arrested and accused of sexually assaulting children in the school he worked in for twenty years. Many children have come out claiming that Robert Lellock sexually abused them on school premises, even taking them out of clas
A man was murdered by the police after they raided the wrong house looking for drugs. His 70 year old wife was thrown to the ground and handcuffed after they shot her husband who believed the cops to be intruders.
According to family members, an 83-year-old woman was shot and killed by an Altavista police officer Wednesday night. Family members tell WDBJ7 that Delma Towler called police because she thought someone was breaking into her home on 10th Street.
A double amputee in a wheelchair was shot and killed by police after threatening an officer with a pen. The shooting took place at a home for the mentally ill. An employee called police to report that resident was acting aggressively
During voir dire, it was revealed the jury thought officers has the authority to order someone to close their eyes, to sit on the floor, or to stop holding hands with lovers. We have our work cut out for us if this is what constitutes peers.
WILLIAMS, Ariz. – Larry Dever, the four-term Republican sheriff of Cochise County, has died in a one-vehicle crash near the northern Arizona town of Williams. He was 60.
Unlike police in Tampa and Charlotte during the recent political conventions, New York City police made no attempt in respecting the rights of protesters and photographers during the opening night of the one-year anniversary of Occupy Wall Street.
The lab officials failed to detect obvious signs of problems with a chemist’s work involving drug samples from criminal cases. They compounded that by making the “poor decision” to wait 6 months to alert the state’s public health commissioner
Police in Keene are commenting today about an incident involving a sergeant making a traffic stop and the physical removal of a 77-year-old woman from her vehicle. The Keene Police Department released a statement earlier this week about the incide
Despite wearing a camera on his uniform and having one on the dashboard of his patrol car, a Texas police officer was not deterred in dragging an elderly woman out of her car when she did not immediately produce a driver’s license
Police in Texas shot an unarmed man 41 times, then turned around and confiscated another man’s camera after he started taking photos and shooting video of the bloody aftermath. Dallas-area cops then deleted the man’s footage before returning the c
New information was released Wednesday about a deadly accident Monday in which an Escambia County deputy struck two pedestrians, killing a 16-year old girl.
2 brothers who shot and killed a sheriff's deputy have placed photos of the slain lawman outside the entrance of their farm, calling it a "warning" to other law enforcement officials. Show the "bullet-riddled bodies" of Roane County Deputy Bill Jones
A police sergeant shot a handcuffed suspect in the back inflicting a serious wound as the man tried to flee. Calvin Kyle, 26, had been pulled over, handcuffed and put in a police cruiser after he was seen riding a stolen motorcycle
As cries of a police state and martial law resounded in Tampa during the RNC, the tune is the very same outside the DNC as cops threaten and detain journalists. After undercover cops were exposed, journalists were threatened with physical violence an
The scandal over global interest rates has state officials like Janet Cowell of North Carolina working intensely behind the scenes to build a case for suing the nation’s largest banks.
Camden, NJ is America's most dangerous city, and also one of the most indebted in New Jersey. So, one method of cutting the budget has been to lay off all 270 officers in the city and replace them with a non-unionized force.
A new ordinance for “extraordinary events” put in place by the city of Charlotte, North Carolina, which is hosting the Democratic National Convention this week, have left attendees as well as protesters uncertain of what seemingly innocent possession
They may also have gone further, acting as provocateurs to encourage the use of lockboxes or “sleeping dragons” — lengths of PVC pipe into which protestors insert their arms to make it harder for police to remove them during a demonstration.
Can someone explain to me why this Nazi—er,"peace" officer—kicked this person (at 1:15) while the person is having a COUGHING FIT??!! Because he can. Because he has a GUN.
At least 5 Los Angeles police officers are under investigation in the death of a woman who stopped breathing during a struggle that included an officer stomping on her genital area and the use of additional force by others to take her into custody
"Questions have been raised over the New York police department's handling of a shooting near the Empire State Building after armed officers injured nine passers-by....Compare that with the disciplined defense the owner of a jewelry store mounted
Fornal’s dash cam and microphone clearly show McNeal, denying the search. More deputies arrived. They brought in a drug dog, which miraculously didn’t alert. They searched the car anyway, based solely on Dep. Fornal’s olfactory gifts.
As the two officers confronted a gunman in front of the Empire State Building on a busy Friday morning, they had to make a snap decision: Do they open fire in the middle of Midtown? Of course they do...note the giunman didn't get a chance to fire.