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White Florida Cop Suspended After Tasering Black Woman In The Back

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 [...]

Here’s another person we want protecting our communities and keeping the peace. WCVB reports that a Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority Police Officer by the name of Jason Barriteau is the man behind an offensive Facebook page that attacked LGBT people, Jews, women, and people of different colors and races. Barriteau created the page under the [...]

Under the state of Missouri’s Sunshine Act, material that is deemed to be in the public’s interest can be provided to individuals and news agencies, if it is deemed to be in the public’s interest to see. However, the city of Ferguson has decided that materials related to the death of Michael Brown are not [...]

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 [...]

After refusing to do so for weeks, prosecutors released the surveillance video showing the police shooting and killing John Crawford III in an Ohio Walmart, just in time for the police officers involved to avoid a criminal indictment for the shooting. On August 5, the 23 year-old Crawford was shot and killed by police for, essentially, [...]

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 [...]

Evidence suggests a 22-year-old black man was running away from police when he was fatally shot. Darrien Hunt attracted police attention Wednesday morning outside Saratoga Springs when he allegedly began walking around with a samurai sword. His family later described the sword as a “harmless 3-foot souvenir sword with a rounded edge” purchased at a [...]

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