Officer fired, arrested, faces charges of third-degree assault
Officer Eric Parker has been suspended and charged with third-degree assault after an incident that left Sureshbhai Patel, 57, paralyzed with a spinal injury. Parker and other officers were responding to a report of a suspicious man.
Police in Georgia are to review why a man who was fatally shot by an officer at his home was handcuffed to his hospital bed for the last two days of his life and barred from visits by his family, who allege that he was isolated to stop him disclosing
A police officer's 4-year-old son's leg was amputated at the ankle after the boy was attacked by a K-9 officer in his care. "It was not intentional; it was not an aggressive dog just wandering around."
A Florida man was arrested for video recording a traffic stop in his own neighborhood after asking if the cops had received consent to search the driver's trunk as he was doing.
Police may not violate constitutional rights to obtain a drunk driving conviction, but the Dept. of Motor Vehicles can. The North Carolina Court of Appeals came to that conclusion in reinstating a driver's license suspension
Herbert Nelson Jr. says he was 18 the first time the police pulled him over. The ticket, for speeding, felt small in the moment. But more traffic tickets piled up, as did warrants for failing to appear in court or pay his fines.
A Texas Grand Jury failed to indict a cannabis grower over the death of a police SWAT team officer, because he believed he was being burgled during a police raid.
A lawsuit has been filed alleging that Austin police put a hood over a woman's head, restrained her arms and legs, put her in a choke hold until she went limp, and pinned her arm down with a boot, all to draw her blood over a DUI test.
If you've ever filed a public records request with your local police department to learn more about how cell-site simulators are used in your community chances are the FBI knows. The FBI will "prevent disclosure" of such information.
Police in Colorado say they were justified in aggressively arresting a teenager for rolling a joint on a bus bench -- slamming him to the ground and applying pressure behind his ear in what they call a "pain compliance technique"
Legislation requiring mental illness training for police officers, district judges ………..anticipated for next session/Pa. Over the past several months there has been an increase in public scrutiny of police officers and their interactions wi
Resulted in her uncovering footage from a barbershop, that would clear Rivera of any charges and lead to the arrest of the officers who beat him without any provocation and then arrested him on false charges.
A Rhode Island cop who was convicted of a felony after he was caught on video beating a handcuffed man into a coma with a flashlight ended up on probation this week. Robert DeCarlo will eventually have his records sealed.
When did the roles reverse? When did the hero become the person who saved people from the police instead of the other way around?
In November 2012, Detective Crystal found a dead rat placed under his car's windshield wiper. 3 months earlier, Crystal told prosecutors he had observed a fellow officer brutally beating a man who had already been detained.
Norway has proposed a law which would make it illegal to help people begging in the street. The draft for the anti-begging law would not only make it a crime to to ask for money, but also to help those who beg. The rules will state that those
Vogel says he had never in his life tried to open his knife like that. It certainly wasn't designed to operate that way. He was stunned. "It looked like a magic trick," Vogel says of the officer's move. "That's the best way I can describe it. It look
2 protesters who claim ties to the "Anonymous" movement said police barred them from wearing the group's signature Guy Fawkes mask into the Oklahoma statehouse. Police told them a new rule prohibited the masks but could not
A retired NYC cop ended up facedown in handcuffs in Florida after rushing to the scene of a car accident involving her 16-year-old son. Rosemary Aquino was shocked that she would be treated like such a common citizen.
A NYPD officer who was caught on video stomping on a man's head has been indicted on assault charges. Officer Joel Edouard also pulled a gun from his holster during a struggle with a man who was suspected of smoking a joint.
Clearly, the SF Police Dept is not familiar with 5th and 6th Amendment rights to counsel. We decided to provide that information in the form of handy pocket copies of the U.S. Constitution to the entire police department.
2 officers are accused of using excessive force on an 11-year-old girl while responding to a burglary call at her home over the weekend. The officers then failed to put the incident in their report to the police department.
Michael Burns of Cop Block has never been known to back down from police, even making national news last year after wearing a "fuck the police" t-shirt to his trial for an obstructed license, which really was contempt-of-cop
An unarmed Virginia man had his hands in the air when he was shot and killed by a Fairfax County police officer in 2013, according to four other police officers who were at the scene, the Washington Post is reporting.
Nor should we be surprised that the June 2004 interrogation, conducted without the benefit of counsel, extracted a confession that would lead to Matthew's conviction as a sexual offender -- and a decade of unalloyed misery for his family.
Should it be illegal – a crime in and of itself – to dislike cops?
Ok – believe it or not, this really shows how the new younger generation of police are anti-society and just insanely pro-government beyond common sense.
"The two other police officers approached her--- asked her to stop. They had her down on the ground when the dog came. Two of the police officers restrained her on the ground, and then they allowed the dogs to attack her."
It took nearly a month, but a Broward County sheriff's deputy accused of a firing gun out the window of a speeding car after a night of carousing at a bar, nearly striking a group of Palm Beach County deputies parked near