Author: Alexandra J. Gratereaux
Two U.S. Marshals are coming under fire after slamming their van into a woman’s car, pointing a gun at her and then, after realizing she was recording them, taking off like nothing ever happened, proving they are held to even lesser standards in Puerto Rico. Raquel Vélez, who recorded ...
Award-Winning Washington Cop Runs Red Light and Crashes Into Teen, Then Cites Teen for DUI After Teen Admitted to Smoking Pot Two Hours Earlier
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In an odd turn of events, a 16-year-old was charged with a DUI in Washington after a Spokane police officer ran a red light, crashed into the teenager and then blamed him for the accident. Officer Seth Killian, who has been awarded countless accolades throughout his law enforcement c ...
Rookie Delaware Police Officer Fired for Threatening to Kill Victim for Helping Citizen File Complaint Against Police
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Less than a year into the job, a Delaware cop was arrested for making terrorist threats against a citizen, who was only trying to help another citizen file a complaint against police. "I'm going to call my boys and have them come and lock you up," Wilmington police officer Julian Mich ...
Original Video of Frisky Cop Mistaking Man’s Penis for Firearm Even More Bizarre Than the One That Went Viral on Imgur
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So last week, a video of a frisky cop mistaking a man’s penis for a deadly weapon had gone viral on Imgur, a short video with no audio that generated laughs, comments and compliments, but revealed no background. The bizarre footage showed a shirtless, shoeless man being heavily patted ...
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An award-winning Florida sheriff's deputy was suspended for treating nearly a dozen inmates inhumanely while transporting them in a van last year. However, it was just over two years ago that St. Lucie County sheriff's deputy Johnny Hubbard received a departmental award along with sev ...
Fired Indiana Cop Arrested for Using Police Car to Protect Illegal Drug Operation Run by Baptist Preacher
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More than a year after he and his wife were fired from an Indiana sheriff's office for a scandal involving $250,000 that went missing, the former deputy was arrested for having used his patrol car to protect a massive drug operation while he was still employed. And that comes just mor ...
Drunk and hungry, an off-duty sheriff's deputy in California was exasperated with a fast-food employee who was slow in giving him his food. So he pulled out his gun and threatened the clerk and manager with it. And he ended up arrested, thrown in jail while still drunk and hungry. ...
Texas Cops at Risk of Losing Homes Through Federal Forfeiture Laws Over Illegal Online Gambling Scheme Netting Millions
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Two seasoned Texas cops are being investigated by the federal government for running an illegal off-shore gambling scheme for over five years. Houston police officers Steve Glezman and Brian Jordan have both been in the police force for over 20 years. The two men were relieved of d ...
Award-Winning Ohio Cop With History of Domestic Violence Charged with Stalking, Abducting Wife of Fellow Trooper
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An award-winning lieutenant of the Ohio State Highway Patrol was arrested Sunday for allegedly stalking the wife of a fellow colleague. William Elschlager, Ohio State Highway Patrol Marietta Post Leader, was charged with one charge of menacing by stalking – a fourth degree felony in t ...
University of Missouri Melissa Click Scandal Resulted in New Media Lesson for Old Media Institution (In-Depth) UPDATED II
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It only took a couple of hours for the video to go viral; a bizarre confrontation between a student journalist and a communications professor during a protest at the University of Missouri last November. And the fallout was unprecedented. Especially considering the university is home to ...