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Category: Police Brutality

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 ...
Man Killed by LAPD said to be Street Performer with Plastic Prop Knife; Cops Accused of Planting Real Knife

Man Killed by LAPD said to be Street Performer with Plastic Prop Knife; Cops Accused of Planting Real Knife

Los Angeles police gunned down a man at a busy Hollywood intersection Friday night, claiming he had been trying to attack them with a knife, causing them to fear for their lives, which is why they fired several rounds, leaving his body laying on a corner as shocked witnesses looked on. ...
No Indictment for NYPD Cop Killing Man in Chokehold in Viral Video

No Indictment for NYPD Cop Killing Man in Chokehold in Viral Video

Just over a week after a Missouri grand jury found no probable cause against a Ferguson cop who shot a teen to death, a New York grand jury found no probable cause against the NYPD cop who choked a teen to death in a video that went viral in August. Eric Garner, 43, died after being c ...
Buffalo Cop who Beat Handcuffed Suspect on Video Before Turning on Videographer Receives Probation

Buffalo Cop who Beat Handcuffed Suspect on Video Before Turning on Videographer Receives Probation

A Buffalo cop facing two years in prison for kicking a man in handcuffs in an incident captured on video was handed probation today on the condition that he will serve as a role model for other officers inclined to beat citizens. John Cirulli also threatened to arrest the man who had ...
Video Survives After Denver Cops Beat Man, Snatch Camera and Delete Footage

Video Survives After Denver Cops Beat Man, Snatch Camera and Delete Footage

Denver cops were caught on camera repeatedly punching a man in the face, causing his head to bounce off the pavement, before  tripping his pregnant wife who was pleading with them to stop, causing her to fall flat on her face. But then they realized another man had been recording them ...
NYPD Kills Unarmed Man in “Accidental Discharge”; Bloodies Fare Hopper with Baton in Viral Video

NYPD Kills Unarmed Man in “Accidental Discharge”; Bloodies Fare Hopper with Baton in Viral Video

A New York City police officer walking down the stairs of an apartment building with his gun drawn came across an unarmed man and his girlfriend also walking down the stairs – opening fire and killing the 28-year-old man Thursday – in what NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton is calling "an ac ...
PINAC News Podcast #2: Ferguson State of Emergency, Meet Officer Dirty Dietz & NYPD Pepper Sprays Citizen Journalist

PINAC News Podcast #2: Ferguson State of Emergency, Meet Officer Dirty Dietz & NYPD Pepper Sprays Citizen Journalist

PINAC News Episode Podcast #2 hosted by Carlos Miller features 8 stories from photographyisnotacrime.com and an interview with PINAC News correspondent Jeffrey Gray. Top Stories include Missouri Governor declares State of Emergency in Ferguson and St. Louis already, Video Emerges of ...