Tag: Florida

Florida Cop Who Knocked Phone from Disabled Veteran’s Hands Acquitted on Battery

Florida Cop Who Knocked Phone from Disabled Veteran’s Hands Acquitted on Battery

A Florida cop who became internet famous in a viral video showing him slapping a camera out of the hands of a disabled veteran who had parked in a handicapped spot was acquitted of battery Wednesday. But Riviera Beach Police Sergeant Garry Wilson was convicted of criminal mischief for ...
Florida Cop Suspended for Body Slamming Woman, Knocking Her Out, Accusing Her of Faking it

Florida Cop Suspended for Body Slamming Woman, Knocking Her Out, Accusing Her of Faking it

A Florida cop who was caught on video body slamming a woman because she was arguing with her boyfriend is now serving an 80-hour suspension. Cape Coral Police Captain Michael  Torregrossa, whom was first identified on PINAC, began serving his suspension Monday of last week. He will al ...
South Florida Cops Tell PINAC Correspondent Photography is a Crime

South Florida Cops Tell PINAC Correspondent Photography is a Crime

I was taking photos of a sign outside the Homestead city council meeting in South Florida this month when a police officer named John Edward Frank informed me that I was forbidden from taking his photo – even though I had no interest in photographing him in the first place. So I start ...
Watch: Florida Sheriff’s Officer Arrested and Fired for Beating Handcuffed Woman

Watch: Florida Sheriff’s Officer Arrested and Fired for Beating Handcuffed Woman

A rookie Florida law enforcement officer who was caught on video beating a handcuffed woman was fired and arrested Thursday. Jacksonville sheriff's officer Akinyemi Borisade, 26, was charged with simple battery. However, sheriff officials said he will have a chance at "name clearin ...
Florida Prosecutors Drop Charges Against PINAC Reporter Jeff Gray – Again

Florida Prosecutors Drop Charges Against PINAC Reporter Jeff Gray – Again

For the fifth time since 2010, Florida prosecutors were forced to dismiss criminal charges against PINAC reporter Jeff Gray before even going to trial, proving once again what we have known all along. That his arrests are always unlawful and unconstitutional; nothing but an attempt to ...
Miami Cop Charged with Drug Trafficking While Out on Bail for Sexual Battery and Armed Kidnapping

Miami Cop Charged with Drug Trafficking While Out on Bail for Sexual Battery and Armed Kidnapping

A former Miami cop accused of fondling a woman in the back of his patrol car escaped armed kidnapping and sexual battery charges Monday but now faces charges for buying $60,000 worth of cocaine from a confidential informant. In 2011, Luis Hernandez picked up the 44-year-old victim fro ...