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Autopsy Reveals Black Man Shot Five Times in the Back By Utah Cops

In the last 10 years, American police have killed more people than both the Iraq War and ebola – and 22-year-old Darrien Hunt is one of the most recent. Saratoga Springs, Utah – Darrien was a comic and anime fan, an artists who’d just attended the Salt Lake City Comic Con a week before. In [...]

Baltimore has had to pay out millions of dollars in settlements to black citizens who were beaten by police. This is the latest incident, now being reviewed by the city. [The] video appears to show Baltimore police beating Jamar Kennedy outside a bar last Tuesday night. According to CBS Baltimore, in the video…Kennedy is hit [...]

A white Florida police officer has been placed on leave pending an internal investigation after he used his taser on a 61-year-old African-American woman during an arrest in Tallahassee. Upon reviewing the video, Police Chief Michael DeLeo said that he has “enough concerns to call for an internal investigation. After she was tasered, Viola Young [...]

The Free Thought Project reported that last Wednesday in Eureka, California, police gunned down an unarmed Tommy McClain. It was a night like any other at the rural residence of Nikki and Josh Mottern, where McClain stayed with his cousin (Josh) and the couple’s two children. The three adults had just returned to their townhouse [...]

On the same day prosecutors released surveillance video of John Crawford III being shot dead for allegedly failing to “obey police commands,” authorities in South Carolina released dash-cam video of a 35 year-old black man being shot by a cop for obeying police commands to the letter. In Crawford’s case, police say he failed to [...]

Once again, we have a case of police misconduct. They should know by now they’re being videotaped. Almost always. Since-fired South Carolina Highway Patrol officer Sean Groubert was arrested and charged with assault and battery Wednesday, stemming from an incident in Columbia, SC in which he shot a motorist during a traffic stop. Video shows [...]

Teen Says Cops Broke Her Arm

The Mayor of Newark has ordered an investigation after a plain-clothes officer broke a teenager’s arm during an attempt to clear a street of school protesters. The protest began when the students blocked the street near the headquarters of the Newark Public School District to protest new policies imposed by the district’s superintendent. A video [...]

Bryce Masters, 17, was on his way to his friend’s house to play XBox games with him on Sunday afternoon, when unfortunately for him a woman whose name was associated with the car he was driving had an outstanding arrest warrant. As Bryce stopped in front of his friend’s house, a police car pulled in [...]

Police in Laredo, Texas (an open carry state) responded to reports of an “armed man” at a local truck stop. Responding officers unloaded more than 80 shots at Jose Walter Garza early Saturday morning – a number family members say is excessive. Investigator Joe E. Baeza, the department spokesman, told the Daily News that officers [...]

The death of Eric Garner, put in a chokehold by a New York City police officer, and that of Ronald Singleton, who died in custody four days before Garner, have been ruled homicides by the New York City Medical examiner. In a statement released by the Medical Examiner on Friday, it said that Ronald Singleton, [...]

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