It took four hours for a federal jury to determine that an Oregon state trooper violated a man's civil rights by kicking him in the chest after chasing him down in an unmarked patrol car and ramming into the man's motorcycle, knocking him down and leaving him with a fractured rib and bro ...
New Mexico State Police Taser Non-Combative 74-Year-Old Man, Who Falls to Ground Clutching His Chest, Dying a Week Later
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New Mexico state police chased a 74-year-old man driving on the wrong side of the interstate earlier this month, forcing him out his van at gunpoint and tasering him, causing him to fall to the ground clutching his chest. Roger Chalet died a week later. Luna County sheriff's deputi ...
Texas Cops at Risk of Losing Homes Through Federal Forfeiture Laws Over Illegal Online Gambling Scheme Netting Millions
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Two seasoned Texas cops are being investigated by the federal government for running an illegal off-shore gambling scheme for over five years. Houston police officers Steve Glezman and Brian Jordan have both been in the police force for over 20 years. The two men were relieved of d ...
Award-Winning Ohio Cop With History of Domestic Violence Charged with Stalking, Abducting Wife of Fellow Trooper
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An award-winning lieutenant of the Ohio State Highway Patrol was arrested Sunday for allegedly stalking the wife of a fellow colleague. William Elschlager, Ohio State Highway Patrol Marietta Post Leader, was charged with one charge of menacing by stalking – a fourth degree felony in t ...
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A Brooklyn man has filed a complaint against the New York Police Department after claiming a cop in the NYPD savagely crushed one of his testicles with a boot, damaging his scrotum. The Daily News says the department filed an Internal Affairs Bureau investigation after Corey ...
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An aggressive Texas cop with a history of complaints and a reputation for not caring about those complaints was placed on paid leave after he was caught on camera kneeing a handcuffed man in the groin. San Juan police officer Juan Pablo Galindo was captured by his colleague's body ...
Colorado Will Require Police Applicants to Undergo Psychological Evaluations to Crack Down on Rogue Cops
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After it was revealed that Colorado has some of the weakest laws in the nation in weeding out bad cops, the state's police certification board implemented new standards that would make it mandatory for all potential police officers to receive psychological and physical evaluations before ...
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A New Orleans police officer was sentenced last week to life in prison without the possibility of parole. Michael Thomassie, 41, who in August was convicted of raping a 7-year-old girl more than 10 years ago, was sentenced by the New Orleans Parish criminal courts Judge Trac ...
Austin Police Lieutenant Fired for Failing to Report Misconduct as Abusive Cops Caught on Camera Protected
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An Austin police lieutenant was fired for failure to report a colleague’s misconduct and for trying to sabotage an internal investigation. Austin police Chief Art Acevedo fired Lt. Johnny McMiller last Monday. A memo of the incident was made public on Tuesday, which you can read here. ...
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A Los Angeles police officer was found not guilty for repeatedly bashing a man over the head with his baton while trying to arrest him. Jonathan Lai was acquitted Monday of one felony count of assault by a police officer and another felony count of assault with a deadly weapon, accord ...