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Category: Police Brutality

Houston Cop Caught on Video Beating Homeless Man Allowed to Resign Instead of Fired

Houston Cop Caught on Video Beating Homeless Man Allowed to Resign Instead of Fired

A Houston transit cop who was caught on surveillance video unmercifully beating a homeless man with his baton over a dozen times wasn't fired, even after an investigation determined he used excessive force. Instead, Jarius Warren submitted his resignation letter as if leaving on the b ...
VIDEO: Charlotte Police Killed Keith Lamont Scott In Under 10 Seconds, Withheld Audio Recordings Too

VIDEO: Charlotte Police Killed Keith Lamont Scott In Under 10 Seconds, Withheld Audio Recordings Too

Charlotte police finally respected the will of Keith Lamont Scott's family and released two official videos of his last moments in a police killing that touched off peaceful protests, deployment of riot police and eventually violent protests and looting. But audio is redacted. Dash ...
WITNESSES: North Carolina Protester Killed by Cop, not Protester, Contradicting Police Narrative

WITNESSES: North Carolina Protester Killed by Cop, not Protester, Contradicting Police Narrative

Charlotte riot police shot and killed a man protesting against the cop shooting death of Keith Lamont Scott Wednesday night, contradicting the police narrative that he was killed by another protester, according to multiple witnesses. The victim's name was Justin Carr. Police have yet ...
Louisiana Sheriff Faces More Charges for Ordering Deputies to Beat Inmates

Louisiana Sheriff Faces More Charges for Ordering Deputies to Beat Inmates

Embattled Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal Iberia Louisiana Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal, Lt. Colonel Gerald Savoy and former Captain Mark Fredrick were named in a second superseding indictment handed down today by the United States Western District Court in Lafayette. Ackal was or ...
GRAPHIC: Idaho Cop Murders Dog In Own Yard, Demands Cash from Owner for Remains

GRAPHIC: Idaho Cop Murders Dog In Own Yard, Demands Cash from Owner for Remains

An Idaho cop murdered a dog in its own front yard while serving an arrest warrant on a compliant citizen after officers took advantage of a door left ajar. The arrest warrant turned into a death warrant for the beloved family pet named Targaryan. Now Caldwell police are threatening ...
WITNESS: Baltimore Cop Got Frustrated And Killed Korryn Gaines, It Wasn’t Self-Defense

WITNESS: Baltimore Cop Got Frustrated And Killed Korryn Gaines, It Wasn’t Self-Defense

A surprising eye witness saw the armed standoff that led to a Baltimore cop killing the young mother, Korryn Gaines last month in front of her child. Now, her family is suing the Balitmore County Police & Fire Department for wrongful death. Gaines' death drew worldwide attentio ...
Watch: California Cops Beat Man with Batons, Claiming he Grabbed their Gun as they Choked him

Watch: California Cops Beat Man with Batons, Claiming he Grabbed their Gun as they Choked him

Sparks flew from batons as they swung down on Alejandro Rojo's skull and onto the pavement over and over. The 22-year-old man is lucky to be alive. And it was all caught on camera. A woman identified only as "Sandra" recorded the California cop Tuesday night repeatedly beating a ...
Massachusetts Town Settles With Family of Innocent Grandfather Killed by “Accident” During SWAT Raid (Updated)

Massachusetts Town Settles With Family of Innocent Grandfather Killed by “Accident” During SWAT Raid (Updated)

Eurie Stamps, 68, a grandfather and retired Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority worker, was not suspected of any crime when police assaulted him inside his home and shot him dead shortly after midnight on January 5, 2011. Now, more than five years later, Stamps' family has reac ...
Indiana Jury Awards Man $1 After Cops Enter Home Without Warrant to Unlawfully Arrest Him in Mistaken Identity Case

Indiana Jury Awards Man $1 After Cops Enter Home Without Warrant to Unlawfully Arrest Him in Mistaken Identity Case

It was 2012 when Indiana police entered a home without a warrant and shook awake a sleeping 18-year-old high school student, punching him six times, then tasering him before dragging him outside and stuffing him into a patrol car. Handcuffed in the back of the car, DeShawn Franklin de ...