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New York Copwatcher Sues NYPD for a Million Dollars for Arrests and Deletion of Footage

New York Copwatcher Sues NYPD for a Million Dollars for Arrests and Deletion of Footage

A New York City Copwatch activist is suing the NYPD for $1 Million in two separate lawsuits stemming from two arrests for recording them in public where they ended up deleting his footage. Jose LaSalle, 46, filed the second lawsuit Friday for his arrest in September 2015. The first la ...
Suffolk County Police Once Again Arrest Man for Recording Them in Public (Updated)

Suffolk County Police Once Again Arrest Man for Recording Them in Public (Updated)

Just a little more than a year after the Suffolk County Police Department paid a $200,000 settlement to a photojournalist they arrested for video recording in public, another man is claiming they did the same to him, even going as far as to attempt to delete his footage. But they ende ...