Category: The Blue Line

Albuquerque PD Kills Third Man of the Year, Week After Cop Shoots Other Cop

Albuquerque PD Kills Third Man of the Year, Week After Cop Shoots Other Cop

The Albuquerque Police Department has officially thrown its hat in the ring - for most violent police force in the country. While two APD officers were being charged with murder, APD officials announced last week that another APD cop had shot an undercover narcotics officer during a $ ...
California Cop Watchers Offer Cash for Video Leading to Firing and Arrest of Violent Cops

California Cop Watchers Offer Cash for Video Leading to Firing and Arrest of Violent Cops

Like a wanted poster out of the Old Wild West, the names of police officers in Stockton, California were posted around the city recently in an effort to clean up the police force. A group of police watchers listed 15 officers as wanted, including at least 10 cops who have reportedly b ...
Washington Cop Fails to Intimidate Man Recording Traffic Stop by Claiming he Could Seize Camera as “Evidence”

Washington Cop Fails to Intimidate Man Recording Traffic Stop by Claiming he Could Seize Camera as “Evidence”

A Washington cop pulled a man over for not having mud flaps on his truck, then proceeded to tell him to turn off his phone when the man began recording the traffic stop. When Michael Wallace continued recording, the Port Orchard cop told him he could seize it "as evidence," which is a ...
Former Deputy’s Wife Sends Angry FB Message to Photographer Whose Pictures got Husband Fired (Updated II)

Former Deputy’s Wife Sends Angry FB Message to Photographer Whose Pictures got Husband Fired (Updated II)

It's been almost a year since a Knoxville, Tennessee deputy was fired after a photojournalist photographed him choking a college student until he fell to his knees, even though the student was not resisting. John Messner's photographs went viral, published on countless news sites thro ...
Virginia Teen Found Guilty in Cop Recording Arrest (Updated)

Virginia Teen Found Guilty in Cop Recording Arrest (Updated)

A Virginia teen whose video went viral last year, showing cops ordering him inside a home while he was trying to record police activity in his neighborhood, was found guilty Thursday morning for disorderly conduct and resisting arrest, even though the video shows he was doing nothing mor ...
Two Albuquerque Cops Charged with Murder for Killing Homeless Man in Incident Caught on Video (Updated)

Two Albuquerque Cops Charged with Murder for Killing Homeless Man in Incident Caught on Video (Updated)

After an endless streak of cops nationwide going uncharged in the slayings of citizens, two Albuquerque police officers were charged with murder Monday in the shooting death of a homeless man that was captured on body cam in a video that went viral. The decision by Bernalillo County D ...