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Tanisha Anderson Was Literally Praying For Help As Cops Held Her Down and Killed Her

Tanisha Anderson Was Literally Praying For Help As Cops Held Her Down and Killed Her

Tanisha Anderson’s autopsy revealed that the officer who killed her had first physically restrained her, face down in a prone position, just as eyewitnesses from Anderson’s family have maintained from the start. But what we now know is that Anderson was also reciting the “Lord’s Prayer” out loud, just seconds before she was killed by Cleveland police. Michael Anderson, Tanisha’s […]

by · February 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Crime, Police
Disgraced Cop Admits To ‘Game’ Where Officers Steal Nude Photos From Cellphones of Female Arrestees

Disgraced Cop Admits To ‘Game’ Where Officers Steal Nude Photos From Cellphones of Female Arrestees

Disgraced California Highway Patrol officer recently pleaded no contest to charges that he had stolen cellphone videos from female arrestees. The now-former Officer Sean Harrington admitted to this much. He says that he did in fact steal the photos from two women and forwarded them to his own phone as well as those of friends. But for him, he said […]

by · February 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Courts, Cover-Up, Crime, Police
Open Carry Activists of All Backgrounds Unite To Protest Police Killing of Unarmed Texas Man

Open Carry Activists of All Backgrounds Unite To Protest Police Killing of Unarmed Texas Man

The family of a man who was shot and killed February 20th by Robert Clark, a member of the Grapevine PD, are still waiting for answers about what led to the death of their loved one. The wife of 31-year-old Ruben Garcia said the authorities claim that he got into an altercation with the officer doesn’t match with his calm demeanor. […]

by · February 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Activism, Guns, Police
Cop Keeps His Job After Slapping 58-Year-Old Man For Being Homeless

Cop Keeps His Job After Slapping 58-Year-Old Man For Being Homeless

A South Florida police officer was recorded Sunday afternoon slapping a 58-year-old man for nothing other than being homeless. The Fort Lauderdale police officer Victor Ramirez was recorded grabbing Bruce Laclair, who CNN affiliate WSVN explains is homeless. The officer allegedly tried to manhandle Laclair for being a homeless man near a bus terminal. Ramirez was actually off-duty at the […]

by · February 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Crime, Police
Police Killing of Unarmed Native American Continues To Receive Little Media Attention

Police Killing of Unarmed Native American Continues To Receive Little Media Attention

The tragic case of Corey Kanosh, 35, has received very little media attention, in spite of the growing outrage over police shootings of unarmed, innocent citizens. In Corey’s case, we are not dealing with an African American man shot by white cops, but an unarmed Native American man who was suspected of crimes that he was later proven innocent of, […]

by · February 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Cover-Up, Crime, Indigenous Peoples, Police
Mississippi Cops Angry As City Forces Them To Learn a Few Spanish Phrases

Mississippi Cops Angry As City Forces Them To Learn a Few Spanish Phrases

Police officers in Jackson, Mississippi are not too happy about a new requirement that they learn Spanish to be able to communicate with immigrants whose English has limitations. Jackson Police Department Police Chief Lee Vance, explained that “the purpose of this program is for our officers to learn basic commands. We’re not looking to make anybody fluent.” We asked for […]

by · February 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Crime, Police, Race and Ethnicity, Uncategorized
One Single Cop Will Cost City Over $1M After 40 ‘Excessive Force’ Settlements

One Single Cop Will Cost City Over $1M After 40 ‘Excessive Force’ Settlements

In just barely over nine years, one single police officer has racked up 40 complaints filed against him, and cost the City of Denver Colorado over one million dollars in police brutality settlements. This includes a $860,000 settlement for complaint number 12, an incident in which the officer in question was never even reprimanded by the Denver Police Department. The […]

by · February 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Crime, Police
Cop Who Shot Handcuffed Man Will Not Be Charged

Cop Who Shot Handcuffed Man Will Not Be Charged

“They took my child away from me,” the Penny Nelson, the mother of slain suspect Charles Smith said after officers gunned him down while in handcuffs. “They took my child away from me in handcuffs, shot him in handcuffs… I just want to see this officer that killed my son in handcuffs. I want him to suffer like my child suffered.” Police […]

by · February 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Courts, Cover-Up, Crime, Police
CIA Torture Whistleblower Warns: ‘Wake Up, You’re Next’

CIA Torture Whistleblower Warns: ‘Wake Up, You’re Next’

Former CIA analyst John Kiriakou outed the U.S. government’s official policies on utilizing torture in the so-called “War on Terror.” Kiriakou blew the whistle on his own agency’s use of waterboarding and other “enhanced interrogation” methods, which the former CIA officer claims were nothing more than torture. As a result, and in spite of President Obama’s pledge to protect whistleblowers, […]

Judge Keeps Job After Calling Defendants ‘N-Word’ and ‘Cigar Store Indian’

Judge Keeps Job After Calling Defendants ‘N-Word’ and ‘Cigar Store Indian’

Judge Gerald Popeo will keep his job, even though he was heard openly using racist epithets against African American defendants. The Utica City, New York judge is accused of using the racial slur after a court session when he asked an African-American lawyer “do you know what New York City blacks call black people from upstate New York?” The attorney just looked […]

by · February 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Courts, Police