Category: Disgraced Award Winners

Award-Winning New Jersey Cop who Shot and Killed Ex-Wife as Other Cops Watched Pleads Guilty

Award-Winning New Jersey Cop who Shot and Killed Ex-Wife as Other Cops Watched Pleads Guilty

An award-winning New Jersey police officer who sent a text to his children saying, "your mother is dead because of her actions," after shooting his ex-wife 12 times as several cops watched, pleaded guilty to aggravated manslaughter last week. Neptune Police Sergeant Phillip Seidle had ...
Award-Winning Oklahoma Deputy Shoots Dog, Then Leaves Note for Family Before Going About His Day

Award-Winning Oklahoma Deputy Shoots Dog, Then Leaves Note for Family Before Going About His Day

An Oklahoma sheriff's deputy shot a family dog on the front porch of a house while investigating a disturbance call at another home, leaving the dog there bleeding as he went on with his day. Rogers County sheriff's deputy Logan Eller, however, left a note on the door, claiming the do ...
Award-Winning Texas Cop Indicted for Unlawfully Searching PINAC Correspondent’s Car While He Was Incarcerated for Recording

Award-Winning Texas Cop Indicted for Unlawfully Searching PINAC Correspondent’s Car While He Was Incarcerated for Recording

The Texas cop who unlawfully searched the car of a PINAC correspondent while he was incarcerated for recording a police memorial last year was indicted on a misdemeanor criminal trespass charge Thursday. Galveston Police Sergeant Archie Chapman faces up to 180 days in jail and a $2,00 ...
Manslaughter Charge Dropped for Ex-Con Son Of NYPD Cop Accused of Killing Activist Before Fleeing

Manslaughter Charge Dropped for Ex-Con Son Of NYPD Cop Accused of Killing Activist Before Fleeing

Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance this week dropped the manslaughter charge against the ex-con son of a well-connected NYPD family who was caught on video driving onto a sidewalk while texting before striking and killing an outspoken civil rights activist, then fleeing the scene on fo ...
Florida Man Shot and Paralyzed by Award-Winning Deputy Who Confused Phone for Gun Awarded $23 Million

Florida Man Shot and Paralyzed by Award-Winning Deputy Who Confused Phone for Gun Awarded $23 Million

After being shot and paralyzed from the waist down by Palm Beach County sheriff’s deputy Adams Lin, a 22-year-old Florida man was awarded $23 million by a federal jury Wednesday. But that does not mean Dontrell Stephens will be able to receive the money anytime soon. Because of a $ ...
Award-Winning Michigan Officer Known as “Robocop” Receives 13-Month Sentence for Vicious Beating Caught on Camera

Award-Winning Michigan Officer Known as “Robocop” Receives 13-Month Sentence for Vicious Beating Caught on Camera

The Michigan cop known as Robocop will spend at least 13 months in prison for placing a man in a chokehold and punching him repeatedly in an incident captured on dash cam video. However, that sentence can stretch up to ten years if he is not granted parole after the 13-month period. ...
Award-Winning Florida Deputy Charged with Attempted Manslaughter After Lying About Suspect Grabbing His Gun

Award-Winning Florida Deputy Charged with Attempted Manslaughter After Lying About Suspect Grabbing His Gun

One month ago, Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri told reporters that one of his deputies had to shoot a handcuffed man because the handcuffed man pulled the gun out of the deputy's secured holster and threatened him with it. That, of course, made Timothy Virden fear for his life, ...
Award-Winning Florida Deputy Indicted for Beating Non-Resisting Man in Surveillance Video

Award-Winning Florida Deputy Indicted for Beating Non-Resisting Man in Surveillance Video

Florida deputies chased a suspected drug dealer for a mile before he stopped, raised his arms, fell to his knees and laid himself facedown on the ground in an obvious attempt at surrender. The five Marion County deputies then hopped out of a truck and proceeded to beat him for 30 seco ...