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PINAC Crew Member Obtains Footage of his Arrest, Exonerating him as Prosecutor Tacks on Charge

PINAC Crew Member Obtains Footage of his Arrest, Exonerating him as Prosecutor Tacks on Charge

It took almost five months, but a Washington man was finally able to obtain footage of his own arrest from the King County Sheriff's Office, confirming the arrest went down exactly as he described it in August. But despite all that time, it doesn't appear as if the acting prosecutor i ...
Illinois Cop Joins Misinformation Campaign Regarding State Wiretapping Law

Illinois Cop Joins Misinformation Campaign Regarding State Wiretapping Law

It didn't take for Illinois cops to start thinking they could start arresting people for recording them thanks to the onslaught of misinformation that went viral this week, convincing much of the internet that it was once again a felony to record cops in that state. That is not the ca ...
The Media has been Lying to You: The Illinois Eavesdropping Bill Explained

The Media has been Lying to You: The Illinois Eavesdropping Bill Explained

Just when you thought it was safe to record cops in Illinois without spending more than a decade in prison, along comes a bill that is said to be as Draconian as the previous law, which was ruled unconstitutional earlier this year after numerous citizens were put through the judicial wri ...
San Francisco Cop Attacks Man for Recording, Jails him Overnight on No Charges

San Francisco Cop Attacks Man for Recording, Jails him Overnight on No Charges

It turns out, Derek Youmans never touched the San Francisco cop who pounced on him at the airport in the video I posted this morning.  All he did was offer a handshake before attempting to walk away, already having obtained the cop's name, Keith Parker, over not having been allowed on ...
Massachusetts Man Files Lawsuit over Arrest for Recording, Deletion of Footage

Massachusetts Man Files Lawsuit over Arrest for Recording, Deletion of Footage

George Thompson was shoved to the ground and arrested in January by a Massachusetts cop for the crime of standing on his porch and recording a police officer with his iPhone. The cops then deleted his footage. Now it's payback time. Advertisement - story continues below Thompson h ...
Massachusetts Police Delete Video After Arresting Man for Recording Traffic Stop,

Massachusetts Police Delete Video After Arresting Man for Recording Traffic Stop,

After arresting a man for recording a traffic stop, Pittsfield police officer Dale Eason allegedly did the only thing he could to stop himself from becoming the latest officer exposed on video on the front page of PINAC - he deleted the video. In the wake of the news out of Ferguson, ...