Author: Carlos Miller

Carlos Miller is founder and publisher of Photography is Not a Crime, which began as a one-man blog in 2007 to document his trial after he was arrested for photographing police during a journalistic assignment. He is also the author of The Citizen Journalist's Photography Handbook, which can be purchased through Amazon.

Miami Beach Commissioner: “We Need to Give the Cops Back their Bullets, Remove their Body Cams”

Miami Beach Commissioner: “We Need to Give the Cops Back their Bullets, Remove their Body Cams”

A Miami Beach commissioner with her eye on a U.S. Congressional seat wants to remove police body cameras from officers because she believes it restricts them from doing their job. Kristen Rosen Gonzalez also believes Miami Beach police – whom she refers to as "troops" – were stripped ...
USDOJ Will Not Charge Louisiana Cops who Killed Alton Sterling

USDOJ Will Not Charge Louisiana Cops who Killed Alton Sterling

Standing by its vow to remain supportive of police in a time of nationwide scrutiny against police abuse, the United States Department of Justice will not pursue charges against the Louisiana cops who shot and killed Alton Sterling last summer – setting the stage for nationwide protests ...
Body Cam Footage Shows Jordan Edwards Shot and Killed in Car Driving Away from Police

Body Cam Footage Shows Jordan Edwards Shot and Killed in Car Driving Away from Police

At first, Texas cops claimed they shot and killed 15-year-old Jordan Edwards because he was in a car driving in an "aggressive manner"  towards an officer. But Balch Springs Police Chief Jonathan Haber has since said the car was driving away from officers before the cop fired, killing ...