The fatal shooting of 12-year-old Tamir Rice by two Cleveland cops [over 13 months ago] was a "perfect storm of human error" but not a crime, the Cuyahoga County prosecutor declared Monday.
Few things resonate more than the Castle Doctrine, the right of a homeowner to defend his home and family from attack. When it turns out the invaders wear shields, the homeowner's defense turns from an inalienable right to
The lone gunman who walked up to a Brooklyn patrol car and opened fire, killing two New York City police officers execution style, has been identified as a Baltimore man who posted chilling anti-cop messages to social media Saturday before traveling
A motorist cannot have his car taken to a border station to be x-rayed based on a window tint violation, a federal judge ruled allowing a lawsuit to proceed in the wake of an traffic stop where motorists who had done nothing wrong were detained for 3
With cities cutting their police to balance budgets, some well-to-do neighborhoods are hiring private security, marking an expansion of unarmed guards beyond office parks and gated communities.
Two officers in Florida have been placed on leave and a family is demanding answers after a suicidal man was shot and killed by police over the weekend. The mother of 43-year-old Arthur Dixon Jr. called St. Petersburg police
A 2001 Justice Department report entitled “Policing and Homicide, 1976-1998” labeled everyone in the nation who perished as a result of a police shooting as “felons justifiably killed by police.”
As we’ve seen so many times before, the Montgomery County police officer whose last name is Johnson wasn’t interested in hearing about the actual law once he announced that recording police in public was illegal.
A cop in Connecticut assaulted a woman for video recording him on a public street after repeatedly telling her, "put the camera away." Not much information is available, but there is enough evidence to show the cop abused her rights.
Three people are dead and at least three are wounded after two cars engaged in a shootout as they drove down the Las Vegas Strip, The Associated Press reports.
Police audio from the Christopher Dorner siege reveals a deliberate plan to burn down the cabin in which Dorner was trapped, with one officer heard to say, “fucking burn this motherfucker,” ..., “go ahead with the plan with the burners.”
Judge Napolitano on the Unusual Circumstances Surrounding the Manhunt for Christopher Dorner
If someone had murdered 3 people, and the killer could not be located, a token report might appear on a TV newscast. But the killing of members of the police force - particularly carried out by a former cop - sends the entire system to DEFCON 1
A federal judge on Monday granted class-action status to a lawsuit seeking to stop the New York Police Department from conducting some "stop and frisk" searches of people outside certain residential buildings in the city's Bronx borough.
Police Chief Beck stood in front of a bank of television camera facing 2 impossible tasks: luring in a fugitive former police officer accused of 3 murders and simultaneously assuring the public that his department was not backsliding on accusations
Amid a massive manhunt for the fugitive LA ex-cop suspected of having killed three people, authorities announced a reward of $1 million for information leading to his arrest.
David Perdue was on his way to surf before work when police flagged him down. They asked who he was and where he was headed, then sent him on his way. Seconds later, a police cruiser slammed into his pickup and officers opened fire
There was no gun. Afterward, the police tried desperately to find a gun, going so far as to use metal detectors to check storm basins for a weapon that might have been tossed from the car. No gun. But once the call went out, adrenalin flowed.
One Facebook page is proclaiming Dorner for president. “We propose electing a man who could no longer sit idly by and watch as malicious tyrants abuse the innocent.” On “We Are All Chris Dorner” chillingly says, “Yes, this is war.”
In a shocking twist of events lending credence to it has now been admitted by officials that there is a potential that multiple shooters carried out the bloody massacre that took place at the Sandy Hook Elementary School the morning of December 14, 2
The bill would ban the use of drones for law and code enforcement with three major exceptions, including terrorism. It also would allow drone use authorized by search warrants and in cases of imminent danger, such as a missing child.
Police are investigating a bizarre case of police panic where 115 police officers may have been involved in a car chase and mass shooting incident where two unarmed individuals were killed in a hail of 140 bullets in Cleveland.
A store calling itself Fearless Distributing opened early last year on an out-of-the-way street in Milwaukee's Riverwest neighborhood, offering designer clothes, athletic shoes, jewelry and drug paraphernalia.
But it wasn't his daredevil stunt that has the 25-year-old staff sergeant for the Maryland Air National Guard facing the possibility of 16 years in prison. For that, he was issued a speeding ticket. It was the video that Graber posted on YouTube a we
A retired Chicago police commander suspected of using electric shocks, suffocation and mock executions to force suspects to confess was found guilty on Monday of lying about the brutality.
A patient, having a stroke, says an officer with the Chattanooga Police Department blocked her husband from taking her to the emergency room at Erlanger Wednesday night. Aline Wright is a cancer survivor, amputee and a newlywed. Wednesday night she
Former Chicago Police Lt. Jon Burge, tightlipped for years about allegations that suspects were tortured under his watch, said Thursday he never physically abused two men who testified to being shocked and beaten by officers seeking confessions.
Two uppity teenage slaves didn't appreciate being manhandled by "the man," one ends up punched in the face by the cop.... and she's the one charged with the assault! TA-DA!
Austin nurser and mother turns the tables on the FBI's Joint Terrorism Task Force when she video tapes two FBI Agents who have come to her door step questioning her about anti - Israeli activities.
A Los Angeles police officers was caught on camera apparently kicking a cyclist during a protest against oil giant BP. The incident took place on Hollywood Boulevard during a "Critical Mass" cycling event.