Putnam was in the store when employees spotted the squirrel. Putnam first responded by shooting at the squirrel and then used his pepper spray. Even if one were to use lethal force on a squirrel, why would you use the gun before the pepper spray.
British street art superstar Banksy said police prevented him from creating a new piece of art in New York as promised on each day of the month. “Today’s art has been cancelled due to police activity,” he wrote in a blank window on his website banksy
Police deploy four sniper teams in downtown Keene NH for Pumpkin Fest.
Say something again. Say something again, I dare you, I double dare you motherfucker, say something one more Goddamn time! - KNOW YOUR RIGHTS - http://policecrimes.com/police.html - The Supreme Court recommends that you DON'T talk to police officers,
Shelton spent a half-hour desperately trying to save her dog. When she angrily demanded to know why Jones shot the harmless dog, the 300-pound emissary of the tax-fattened class insisted the 12-pound Jack Russell Terrier made him “fear for his life.”
Remember the Boston area police surrounding the backyard boat where a bloodied Dzhokhar Tsarnaev lay in hiding? The Boston Globe published an interview that doesn't inspire confidence in law enforcement's response to terrorism.
A brief, bad tempered quarrel between a politician and a couple of police officers has escalated into one of the biggest scandals to hit Britain's police force in recent years.
Three months after the raid of Adam Kokesh's house and subsequent arrest, his girlfriend Carey shares with you her morbid, disturbing experience with the police who conducted the "search."
The jail in the suburban Seattle-area city forced DUI suspects — mostly women — to strip naked in a holding cell to change into jail clothes. The women didn’t know a monitor seen by jailers — mostly male — was recording their nudity
Lawsuit: Man was busted after buying candy at Brooklyn store
On Monday, a Dallas policeman shot 52-year-old Bobby Gerald Bennett in his driveway.
Officers' offenses include engaging in a chase without permission and providing false information on police reports, the Plain Dealer reports. The officers will be suspended temporarily, with no one officer being suspended for more than 10 days.
Although he was asked several times, Gray never provided identification nor his name, keeping in full control of the conversation. Instead, he handed them the yellow card pictured below, which is all they needed to know.
Federal grants of $7 million awarded to this city were meant largely to help thwart terror attacks at its bustling port. But instead, the money is going to a police initiative to collect and analyze reams of surveillance data from around town
“We sleep soundly in our beds because rough men stand ready in the night to visit violence on those who would do us harm,” wrote the late Richard Grenier decades ago.
A federal air marshal has been arrested and accused of taking cell phone photographs underneath women's skirts as they boarded a plane at Nashville International Airport.
A county audit had already found that Fulton County D.A. Paul Howard was spending tens of thousands of forfeiture dollars illegally ... Howard merely stated he "disagreed" and would continue spending the money as he pleased.
“Hey — do not touch me!” Seim told Sperry, which was a lawful order she was required to obey. Rather than leaving Seim alone, Sperry continued make demands of him, insisting that he permit her to pat him down, and that he move to another location.
The Richland County Sheriff’s Deputy Paul Allen Derrick has been fired after a video was put on YouTube showing him handcuffing a woman after the 23-year-old Brittany Ball showed no interest in him. They then got into an argument.
After shooting the helpless old man in his bed and leaving him to die, the intruders assaulted and bound his terrified wife, then ransacked the property. Although they found no evidence that Mallory was an aspiring Heisenberg, they did locate
Police in this suburban town best known for its sprawling outlet mall have hit upon a surefire way to make millions. They sell cocaine. Undercover detectives and their army of informants lure big-money drug buyers into the city from across the
This leads to a phenomenon I call a “thugscrum,” in which a pack of feral cops throw themselves on top of a victim and maul him (or her) while one or more of their comrades will face outward to deter intervention on the victim’s behalf.
Authorities received a tip that Kirby Kehoe, 65, had weapons on his 40-acre property about 140 miles north of Phoenix, said a special agent with the ATF. Agents who raided the property seized dozens of guns, including shotguns and semi-automatic rif
The Virginia State Police used cameras to track motorists attending political events in 2008. Automated license plate readers are used by law enforcement agencies throughout the country, ostensibly to fight crime by finding stolen cars.
San Francisco police arrested a man for jaywalking after he stepped into the street in an attempt to ask a cop for his name and badge number, who happened to be standing further into the street. It was clearly an act of retaliation,
Two men were walking down a street in Philadelphia when they made a very big mistake — according to two police officers who detained them, locked one man inside a squad car, and searched them, all while making racially derogatory comments.
Eugene Mallory, 80, was killed during a raid by LA Co. sheriff’s deputies who raided the home because it smelled like a meth lab. In the end, no meth was found but Mallory laid dead with no fewer than 6 gunshot wounds. His widow is planning
A report on the Canine Special Detail of the LA Sheriff's Dept. uncovered a vast increase in the number of minorities bitten by police dogs since 2004. In the first 6 months of this year, every single victim of a bite was African-American or Latino.
Government pays fake cops to keep Americans out of national park during “shutdown”
Another member of the NYPD has come forward, admitting he was part of the group of bikers who would brutally beat NYC dad Alexian Lien following a road rage incident on the West Side Highway. In this case the cop is a member of Internal Affairs