Monthly Archives: July 2009

This is the face of a cop accused of stealing

Detroit Police Officer Stevie Perry The Detroit police union didn’t want you to see the face of a cop accused of stealing more than $26,000 in reward money from a police tip hot line. They claimed the mugshot, which was taken when he was booked into jail earlier this mon

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NYPD officers defend rights of photographer

Amidst all the horror stories of photographers getting harassed by cops, every once in a while you’ll find a gem. The latest is being reported by War on Photography – our favorite New York based photographer rights website – a train aficionado who never fails to deliver n

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Some times it takes beer for common sense to prevail

President Barack Obama has called for a truce over beer (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong) Imagine how things would have turned out if, after my 2007 arrest for photographing cops against their wishes, I would have met with the arresting officers over a few beers in a meeting arranged by Mia

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