Category: Censorship

Texas Police Captain Wrongly Arrests Mom for Saying “Dick” When Coaching Kids Sports, Department Admits Fault on FB (UPDATED)

Texas Police Captain Wrongly Arrests Mom for Saying “Dick” When Coaching Kids Sports, Department Admits Fault on FB (UPDATED)

UPDATE: After using Facebook to attack KTVT's report about Jessica Curs, now it appears that the Alvarado Police Department has shut down its page. In all likelihood, they did not get the expected response after posting their entire side of the story including the admission of a highly i ...
LAPD Caught on Video Shooting Unarmed Homeless Man to Death While Holding Him Facedown

LAPD Caught on Video Shooting Unarmed Homeless Man to Death While Holding Him Facedown

An LAPD cop shot and killed a homeless man on Los Angeles' Skid Row earlier today as other officers held him facedown on the sidewalk, sparking outrage from dozens of witnesses, calling the cop who pulled the trigger a "sellout" because he was black like the victim. The incident, whic ...
Illinois Cop Claims It’s “Now Illegal to Record” Cops After Caught Sleeping in Car

Illinois Cop Claims It’s “Now Illegal to Record” Cops After Caught Sleeping in Car

An Illinois cop told a man it was "now illegal to record a police officer in public" after the man claimed he had caught him sleeping in his car on Friday. It is not illegal to record cops in Illinois, as we explained here, but it used to be under the state's Draconian Eavesdropping B ...
Illinois Cop Joins Misinformation Campaign Regarding State Wiretapping Law

Illinois Cop Joins Misinformation Campaign Regarding State Wiretapping Law

It didn't take for Illinois cops to start thinking they could start arresting people for recording them thanks to the onslaught of misinformation that went viral this week, convincing much of the internet that it was once again a felony to record cops in that state. That is not the ca ...
The Media has been Lying to You: The Illinois Eavesdropping Bill Explained

The Media has been Lying to You: The Illinois Eavesdropping Bill Explained

Just when you thought it was safe to record cops in Illinois without spending more than a decade in prison, along comes a bill that is said to be as Draconian as the previous law, which was ruled unconstitutional earlier this year after numerous citizens were put through the judicial wri ...
Massachusetts Man Files Lawsuit over Arrest for Recording, Deletion of Footage

Massachusetts Man Files Lawsuit over Arrest for Recording, Deletion of Footage

George Thompson was shoved to the ground and arrested in January by a Massachusetts cop for the crime of standing on his porch and recording a police officer with his iPhone. The cops then deleted his footage. Now it's payback time. Advertisement - story continues below Thompson h ...