Category: Violence Against Women

Florida Cop Suspended for Body Slamming Woman, Knocking Her Out, Accusing Her of Faking it

Florida Cop Suspended for Body Slamming Woman, Knocking Her Out, Accusing Her of Faking it

A Florida cop who was caught on video body slamming a woman because she was arguing with her boyfriend is now serving an 80-hour suspension. Cape Coral Police Captain Michael  Torregrossa, whom was first identified on PINAC, began serving his suspension Monday of last week. He will al ...
Watch: Florida Sheriff’s Officer Arrested and Fired for Beating Handcuffed Woman

Watch: Florida Sheriff’s Officer Arrested and Fired for Beating Handcuffed Woman

A rookie Florida law enforcement officer who was caught on video beating a handcuffed woman was fired and arrested Thursday. Jacksonville sheriff's officer Akinyemi Borisade, 26, was charged with simple battery. However, sheriff officials said he will have a chance at "name clearin ...
Miami Cop Charged with Drug Trafficking While Out on Bail for Sexual Battery and Armed Kidnapping

Miami Cop Charged with Drug Trafficking While Out on Bail for Sexual Battery and Armed Kidnapping

A former Miami cop accused of fondling a woman in the back of his patrol car escaped armed kidnapping and sexual battery charges Monday but now faces charges for buying $60,000 worth of cocaine from a confidential informant. In 2011, Luis Hernandez picked up the 44-year-old victim fro ...
Florida Cop Nailed With Felony Witness Tampering Charge While Defending Underage Sex Crime Allegations

Florida Cop Nailed With Felony Witness Tampering Charge While Defending Underage Sex Crime Allegations

The world's smallest police station just got a little lonelier, as a Florida cop working for the panhandle town of Carrabelle got nailed with a second round of felony criminal charges. Now, the Florida cop is facing life in jail, after his state's top law enforcement agency the Florid ...
Michigan Cop Nails Jogger With Felony, Really Did Nothing Wrong, Pleaded Guilty Anyway

Michigan Cop Nails Jogger With Felony, Really Did Nothing Wrong, Pleaded Guilty Anyway

A Michigan cop arrested a runner for refusing to identify herself to the officer, who claimed she was jogging down the wrong side of the road. But the cop was wrong. It didn't matter, because bad legal counsel turned a clueless citizen's bad situation into a criminal conviction. ...
Wisconsin Police Ignored Years of Complaints Against Fellow Cop Sentenced to Prison for Killing Woman, Stuffing Body in Suitcase

Wisconsin Police Ignored Years of Complaints Against Fellow Cop Sentenced to Prison for Killing Woman, Stuffing Body in Suitcase

A former Wisconsin police officer received 35 years in prison last week after pleading guilty to killing a woman he met on a bondage website, asphyxiating the 19-year-old woman before hiding her body in a suitcase he threw on the side of a highway in Warworth County, Minnesota. Steven ...
New Mexico Police Pay Victim $3MM Settlement, Detective Raped Teenage Girl on Ride-Along, Was HIV Positive

New Mexico Police Pay Victim $3MM Settlement, Detective Raped Teenage Girl on Ride-Along, Was HIV Positive

One Millennial teenager wanted to be a cop, but that dream ended when a New Mexico detective took her for a ride, to give her a taste of police culture. What happens in a ride-along stays in a ride-along. Right? In a terrifying case of sexual misconduct, a New Mexico detective t ...
WATCH: Florida Cop Body Slams Woman, Knocking Her Out, Then Claims She is Faking It (Updated)

WATCH: Florida Cop Body Slams Woman, Knocking Her Out, Then Claims She is Faking It (Updated)

A Florida mayor is saying we should not rush to judgment over a video that is going  viral, showing a Cape Coral police officer running up to a drunk woman arguing with her boyfriend who had taken her keys, then grabbing her and throwing her to the ground. But the video, recorded earl ...