Category: Police Militarization

Florida Man Flips Cops Off and Gets Pulled Over by Camouflaged Cops in Armored Car (Updated)

Florida Man Flips Cops Off and Gets Pulled Over by Camouflaged Cops in Armored Car (Updated)

Update: We interviewed Lucas Jewell about this incident on PINAC Live! A 23-year-old Florida man who ran for city commissioner last month was pulled over by camouflaged deputies in an armored car after he had flipped them off with his middle finger Saturday. Lucas Jewell said he wa ...
Oklahoma Deputy Tells Dying Man Shot by Accident, “Fuck Your Breath,” as he Gasps His Final Breaths

Oklahoma Deputy Tells Dying Man Shot by Accident, “Fuck Your Breath,” as he Gasps His Final Breaths

A 73-year-old volunteer Oklahoma deputy who has donated thousands of dollars of items to the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office over the years was allowed to participate in a high-profile sting operation where he ended up killing a man by accident. Reserve deputy  Robert Bates said he only ...
Massachusetts Cops Sued for Pepper Spraying, Arresting Man for Recording Them; Attempting to Destroy Phone

Massachusetts Cops Sued for Pepper Spraying, Arresting Man for Recording Them; Attempting to Destroy Phone

Dressed in military gear, Massachusetts cops were beating a man when they realized another man was video recording them from the other side of a fence, standing about 20 feet away. Several cops then stormed up to Thomas Donovan, forcing the law student and aspiring cop to retreat as h ...
St. Louis County Police Arrest Man for Video Recording in Ferguson as Grand Jury Decision Nears

St. Louis County Police Arrest Man for Video Recording in Ferguson as Grand Jury Decision Nears

David Whitt St. Louis County police arrested a member of We Copwatch in Ferguson this morning after he stopped his bicycle to video record them as they gathered behind a store in anticipation of the grand jury decision, which will be announced soon. David Whitt said he has video o ...
Corporate Media Flexing Muscle for Darren Wilson Exclusive as New Evidence Emerges in Ferguson Shooting

Corporate Media Flexing Muscle for Darren Wilson Exclusive as New Evidence Emerges in Ferguson Shooting

  The bidding war has begun for Darren's Wilson's tale on what took place when the Ferguson police officer shot and  killed Michael Brown in the middle of the street last August. Media junkies and national-award winning journalists have supposedly been meeting with Wilson for ...
St. Louis County Police Violate Court Order by Arresting Journalist Taking Photos (Updated)

St. Louis County Police Violate Court Order by Arresting Journalist Taking Photos (Updated)

It took little more than a day for St. Louis County police to violate a court order ruling that police are forbidden from restricting citizens to record in public after they arrested a journalist for doing just that Saturday night as tensions continue to mount in anticipation of Monday's ...
Video Emerges of Ferguson Cop Darren Wilson Arresting Man for Recording as Grand Jury Decision Nears

Video Emerges of Ferguson Cop Darren Wilson Arresting Man for Recording as Grand Jury Decision Nears

  Three months after Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson gunned down Michael Brown in the middle of the street, sparking waves of protests and national debates about the militarization of police, the grand jury is expected to announce its decision as to whether it will indict t ...
PINAC Interviews Florida Attorney General Candidate on Right to Record/Public Records Issue

PINAC Interviews Florida Attorney General Candidate on Right to Record/Public Records Issue

"The right to photograph is the same as free speech. Somtimes that freedom is inconvenient, but it is a fundamental right." - George Sheldon, Esq. and Florida Attorney General Candidate Florida Attorney General candidate George Sheldon is an old-school Florida political candidate in t ...