Deputies Assault Black Woman During Traffic Stop (CA) – In August of 2020, Nakia Porter was heading home when she began to feel tired. She decided to pull over to… Continue reading "Black Woman Beaten Unconscious, Sheriff Supports Deputies Who Assaulted Her"
Tag: excessive force
VIDEO LINKS BELOW Police Officer Resigns after Assaulting Suspect (CO) – On July 23, the Aurora Police Department received a call about three men trespassing. Two police officers, John Haubert… Continue reading "Police Officer Responds to Trespassing Call, Pistol Whips Suspect"
WARNING: VIDEO WITH GRAPHIC CONTENT BELOW Police officer Placed on Administrative Leave for Excessive Force (TX) – Corporal Melvin Williams, with the Dallas Police Department, has been placed on administrative… Continue reading "Police Officer Who is the Subject of Two Investigations Assaults a Third Man"
VIDEO BELOW Family Claims Deputy Used Excessive Force (TX) – The Kaufman County Sheriff’s Office is under fire after a video of a deputy, laying on top of a young… Continue reading "Internal Affairs Investigation Started After Deputy’s ‘Top Mount’ Restraint of Young Woman"
Fourth Conviction in Assault on Two Prisoners (AL) – A fourth correctional officer has now been convicted in the beating of two handcuffed prisoners that occurred in 2019. Shift Commander… Continue reading "Correctional Officer Commander Convicted in Assault Case; Civil Lawsuit Filed"
VIDEO BELOW Release of Video Shows Police Violence (NY) – A New Rochelle detective has been charged after a video showed him repeatedly striking a Black man. The incident happened… Continue reading "Police Officer Charged with Attempted Third-Degree Assault Against Black Man"
It Started as Just a Call for Medical Assistance (CO) – In September of 2019, a call was made for an ambulance due to a motorcycle accident. Emergency medical personnel… Continue reading "Police Officer’s Bruised Ego Results in City Paying $290,000 Settlement to Victim"
Galveston County Sergeant Used Excessive Force (TX) – Sgt. Jonathan Wuneburger turned himself in to the county jail on June 25. Wuneburger had been on administrative leave while a criminal… Continue reading "Sheriff’s Office Sergeant Arrested for Killing Inmate"
VIDEO BELOW Civil Lawsuit Filed After Vicious Assault by Deputies (CA) – At 2:00 in the morning on May 4, 2020, Christopher Bailey was heading home from work. Mr. Bailey… Continue reading "Deputies Strike Black Man Over 80 Times During Traffic Stop"
Deputy Ignores Complaints that Handcuffs are too Tight (AL) – The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office received a call on February 16, 2020, regarding men with guns fighting. Deputies arrived at… Continue reading "Man’s Hand Amputated After Excessive Force by Deputy"
WARNING: DISTRESSING VIDEO BELOW Excessive Force Used on Teen Suffering from Severe Depression (TX) – May 12, 2020, an administrator from a juvenile facility called police because of an aggressive… Continue reading "One Deputy Tases Teen for 35 Seconds, Second Deputy Calls Teen “El Stupido”"
PIT Maneuver Used for Traffic Stop (AR) – A video has been released showing a crash, caused by an Arkansas State Trooper, that happened in July 2020. Janice Harper, who… Continue reading "State Trooper Uses Excessive Force, Causes Pregnant Woman’s Vehicle to Flip"
Sheriff’s Office Fires 11, Suspends 6 (TX) – Eleven employees with the Harris County Sheriff’s Office have been fired and six were suspended. The actions were taken after an extensive… Continue reading "Criminal Investigation and Possible Murder Charges in Death of Black Inmate"
Police Officer Going to Federal Prison for Excessive Force (MN) – Officer Brett Palkowitsch, with the St. Paul Police department, received a six year sentence on May 21 of this… Continue reading "Police Officer Who Kicked in Black Man’s Ribs, Sentenced to Six Years"
WARNING: GRAPHIC DISTURBING VIDEO BELOW Charleston County Sheriff’s Office (SC) – The new sheriff at the Charleston County Sheriff’s Office is facing a police violence incident in her agency. The… Continue reading "Excessive Force on Mentally Ill Black Man Results in Death"
WARNING: VIDEOS BELOW SHOW VIOLENCE Excessive Force Used on Bicyclist (TX) – Video One, below, shows two College Station police officers violently assaulting a man on a bicycle. The officers… Continue reading "Police Violence by Texas Police, Caught on Camera"
FBI Investigation Leads to Wilkinson County Deputy (GA) – While conducting an investigation, the FBI discovered frequent messages being passed between their subject (Zamudio) and another individual. That other individual… Continue reading "Extremist Deputy Who Bragged about Beating Black Man, Arrested on Federal Charges"
WARNING: DISTURBING VIDEO BELOW Excessive Force Used on 73-year old Woman with Dementia (CO) – A sickening video of police brutality has just surfaced. In June of last year, 73-year… Continue reading "Police Officers Celebrate Their Abuse of Elderly"
VIDEO BELOW Excessive Force Used by Westminster Police Officer (CA) – Westminster police responded to a call for an assault on Thursday afternoon. The claim of assault was disputed by… Continue reading "Police Violence Stopped by Other Police Officers"
WARNING: DISTRESSING VIDEO BELOW Police Officer Charged with 2nd-Degree Manslaughter (MN) – Everyone has seen the latest killing of a Black man by a Brooklyn Center police officer. 26-year veteran,… Continue reading "Police Officer Arrested in Wrongful Death. Are We Starting to See Police Accountability?"
Black Man Having a Mental Health Emergency Arrested (TX) – On March 14, Marvin Scott III was arrested by police while he was at a mall. The charge was “possessing… Continue reading "7 Deputies Fired After Death of Black Man"
WARNING – DISTRESSING VIDEO BELOW The below incident happened in 2015, but with the current trial of Derek Chauvin going on, along with all the other abuses against Black people… Continue reading "Police Officer Uses Excessive Force on Man Having Medical Emergency"
Paterson Police Department Investigating Police Misconduct (NJ) – A December 14 incident is under investigation after the police report generated by the officers did not match up with the video… Continue reading "Officers Use Excessive Force on Teen, Now Under Investigation"
California DOJ to Investigate LASD (CA) – It’s been a while in coming but the California Department of Justice has finally turned its eyes toward the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s… Continue reading "Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Facing Civil Rights Violation Investigation"
WARNING: EXTREMELY DISTRESSING VIDEO BELOW Police Officer Uses Excessive Force Against Crowd (WA) – A Tacoma Police Department officer is under investigation after an incident that occurred yesterday. Multiple individuals… Continue reading "Officer Uses Police Vehicle to Attack Crowd"