Category: Citizen Journalism

NYPD Kills Unarmed Man in “Accidental Discharge”; Bloodies Fare Hopper with Baton in Viral Video

NYPD Kills Unarmed Man in “Accidental Discharge”; Bloodies Fare Hopper with Baton in Viral Video

A New York City police officer walking down the stairs of an apartment building with his gun drawn came across an unarmed man and his girlfriend also walking down the stairs – opening fire and killing the 28-year-old man Thursday – in what NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton is calling "an ac ...
Jacksonville Sheriff’s Officers Threaten to Arrest PINAC Reporters for Not Having Non-Existent Department-Issued Press Credentials

Jacksonville Sheriff’s Officers Threaten to Arrest PINAC Reporters for Not Having Non-Existent Department-Issued Press Credentials

When the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office held a "gun buyback" event at the North Jacksonville Baptist Church this summer, PINAC reporter Jeff Gray was told by JSO officers that he had to leave the property because he was not there to sell guns. "Are you with the media? Can I see some ID ...
PINAC News Podcast #2: Ferguson State of Emergency, Meet Officer Dirty Dietz & NYPD Pepper Sprays Citizen Journalist

PINAC News Podcast #2: Ferguson State of Emergency, Meet Officer Dirty Dietz & NYPD Pepper Sprays Citizen Journalist

PINAC News Episode Podcast #2 hosted by Carlos Miller features 8 stories from photographyisnotacrime.com and an interview with PINAC News correspondent Jeffrey Gray. Top Stories include Missouri Governor declares State of Emergency in Ferguson and St. Louis already, Video Emerges of ...
Texas Trooper Vows to Send “Investigators” to Man’s Home for Video Recording

Texas Trooper Vows to Send “Investigators” to Man’s Home for Video Recording

A Texas state trooper threatened to send "the investigators" to a man's house if he dared upload a video of him to Youtube. The man uploaded the video anyway. No word yet on whether the trooper – who was wearing a body cam – followed through on his promise, but he may not yet know ...
Self-Described “Dirty” Deputy Yanks Woman Out of Car for Recording him Illegally Searching her Car

Self-Described “Dirty” Deputy Yanks Woman Out of Car for Recording him Illegally Searching her Car

Los Angeles sheriff's deputy pulled a woman over for a minor traffic violation, yanking her out of her car and throwing her into the back of a patrol car after she attempted to video record a deputy attempting to search her car without consent. The incident, which took place in Temple ...