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Teen In Coma With Brain Damage After Being Tased By Cops

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 [...]

Two people were filming where prisoners were being taken in and out of the Duval County, Florida courthouse when a couple of officers from the Jacksonville police department tried to stop them. In the video, one of the officers tells the cameramen this is a “secure area” and asks why they are filming. One cameraman says, [...]

Chaumtoli Huq is suing the New York Police Department for the way she was treated while minding her own business outside a Ruby  Tuesday. She was waiting for her husband and  kids who were inside using the restroom after attending a pro-Palestinian rally. Huq claims that she was just standing outside when two officers came [...]

New York precinct captains are getting mandatory training on how to use social media. The course is designed to prevent embarrassments like a tweet sent by Capt. Thomas Harnisch of Harlem last month in which he made light of the death of a woman who fell onto the subway tracks at Union Square while using [...]

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 [...]

Ty Turner, a gay, black activist and former state senate candidate, was arrested in Charlotte, NC for placing leaflets about voting rights on cars in a parking lot. The incident happened on Labor Day near a “Moral Mondays” rally in the park, which local activists have participated in for months to protest Republican lawmakers. In [...]

It never occurred to anyone that the Humvee, given to Palestine, AR police department by the Pentagon, could be just taken, since it has no keys. “It never crossed my mind” that anyone would do that, Palestine Police Chief Stanley Barnes said Wednesday of the incident. The Humvee, which the town of fewer than 700 [...]

Some people don’t know when to keep their hateful, racist comments to themselves. St. Louis Officer Matthew Pappert was fired for making some pretty out-there comments, including one calling the protestors “rabid dogs.” The Glendale Police Department got wind of Pappert’s posts a little over a week ago and suspended him. One of the posts [...]

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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