Category: Prosecutor

Florida Cop Illegally Wiretapped in Court Hallway, DA Won’t Charge Award Winning Officer

Florida Cop Illegally Wiretapped in Court Hallway, DA Won’t Charge Award Winning Officer

A Florida cop secretly recorded a "hallway deposition" on his body cam of an innocent criminal court defendant and counsel, without asking his permission, in the courthouse hallway. Florida's wiretapping law only exempts police who are investigating a suspected crime. But this Miam ...
BREAKING: Texas Attorney General Indicted by Feds on 4 Counts of Securities Fraud

BREAKING: Texas Attorney General Indicted by Feds on 4 Counts of Securities Fraud

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton faces four new federal charges in an SEC civil court case announced today. But Paxton still won't resign his office. Everything's bigger in Texas, and the same goes for it's top law enforcement officials legal woes stemming from his days as a lawye ...
Missouri Prosecutor Sues City Marshal Indicted on 10 Felonies to Prevent New Term

Missouri Prosecutor Sues City Marshal Indicted on 10 Felonies to Prevent New Term

A Missouri prosecutor filed a quo warranto lawsuit against the City Marshal-elect from the town of Dixon, to keep him out of office, as county police step in to keep order after a near-riot. It's not often that prosecutors sue police. According to local news outlet KY3, 'Pulaski Co ...
Arizona Police Union Spurs Facebook Backlash, Defends Cop Seeking Plea Deal in Murder Case

Arizona Police Union Spurs Facebook Backlash, Defends Cop Seeking Plea Deal in Murder Case

The Facebook page of an Arizona police union blew up over the weekend with more comments than they have likes on their page for defending the indefensible. Murder. Mesa Police Association wrote a long defense of Mitchell Brailsford who is seeking a plea deal after being charged wit ...
Minneapolis Cops Won’t Be Charged For Killing Jamar Clark, Witnesses Say He Was Handcuffed

Minneapolis Cops Won’t Be Charged For Killing Jamar Clark, Witnesses Say He Was Handcuffed

"That's murder!" yelled someone in the crowd as prosecutors rolled a grainy video you can see below, collected from the back of the ambulance showing police and Jamar Clark. Prosecutors presented the grainy video you can see below, showing nothing more than the feet of the officer and ...
Arizona Cop Fired For Killing Daniel Shaver, Who Prosecutors Admit “Didn’t Do Anything Wrong” (UPDATED)

Arizona Cop Fired For Killing Daniel Shaver, Who Prosecutors Admit “Didn’t Do Anything Wrong” (UPDATED)

UPDATE 3/31: Arizona Prosecutor Bill Montgomery asked the Judge to seal video evidence of Daniel Shaver being killed on his hands and knees, while begging police for his life, which Mesa Police took from the unarmed man. Lawyers representing Laney Sweet - his widow - have released the fo ...
New York DA: Zero Jail Time for NYPD Cop Convicted of Killing Unarmed Man, Letting Him Die

New York DA: Zero Jail Time for NYPD Cop Convicted of Killing Unarmed Man, Letting Him Die

A New York DA just recommended zero jail time for convicted NYPD cop Peter Liang, who fatally shot a man, and texted his union rep as the victim died rather than render assistance. Liang shot and killed Akai Gurley in the stairwell of a housing project while on "vertical patrol" in 20 ...