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Violent Arrest for Speeding in Mississippi Goes Viral
Violent Arrest for Speeding in Mississippi Goes Viral

31 Jul 2019, 13:15 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Two cops arrested a black driver and his friend, and the entire thing ended up on social media, adding fuel to the conversation on use of excessive force

 
Undercover Cop Runs Stop Sign, Frames Latino Driver for Crash He Caused
Undercover Cop Runs Stop Sign, Frames Latino Driver for Crash He Caused

9 Jul 2019, 15:04 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The Michigan State Police cop was driving a Jeep Patriot that got T-boned when running a stop sign at an intersection, framed the other driver for the accident

 
LAPD Releases Clip Showing Deputies Fire 34 Rounds at Unarmed Kia Driver
LAPD Releases Clip Showing Deputies Fire 34 Rounds at Unarmed Kia Driver

21 Jun 2019, 14:56 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / 24-year-old Ryan Twyman was wanted on felony weapons charges but was not armed at the moment 2 deputies shot him 34 times in his car

 
Texas Trooper Punches, Breaks Elderly Couple’s Windshield
Texas Trooper Punches, Breaks Elderly Couple’s Windshield

19 Jun 2019, 15:13 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The couple were driving on a narrow, congested road, when the trooper came out and smashed the windshield with a punch. An internal investigation is underway

 
Family Held at Gunpoint in Phoenix Parking Lot Over Stolen Barbie Sues for $10M
Family Held at Gunpoint in Phoenix Parking Lot Over Stolen Barbie Sues for $10M

19 Jun 2019, 11:13 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Davon Ames and Iesha Harper’s 4-month daughter stole a Barbie from a Dollar Store, and the cops came after them hard. Now, they want $10 million in damages

 
Clip Shows Phoenix Cop Point Gun at Car With Children, Use Excessive Force
Clip Shows Phoenix Cop Point Gun at Car With Children, Use Excessive Force

14 Jun 2019, 13:59 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / A young couple and their two children were leaving the parking lot of a 1 Dollar store when police rushed in, responding to a call of theft

 
Driving While Black: Man Has Gun Pulled on Him by Over-Eager Arkansas Cop
Driving While Black: Man Has Gun Pulled on Him by Over-Eager Arkansas Cop

30 May 2019, 13:19 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Edrick Truitt did nothing wrong, was still arrested and nearly killed by a white Arkansas officer who jumped out of his car with his gun in his hand

 
Cop Pulls up in Front of Black Man’s House, Tries to Take Him in For no Reason
Cop Pulls up in Front of Black Man’s House, Tries to Take Him in For no Reason

16 May 2019, 10:02 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Houston deputy thinks all black men with dreads are one and the same, viral video shows. PD says this was a case of mistaken identity, not racial profiling

 
Dallas Cop Indicted For Deadly Shooting During Traffic Stop
Dallas Cop Indicted For Deadly Shooting During Traffic Stop

3 May 2019, 14:25 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Arlington officer Bau Tran shot and killed the driver of an SUV that was trying to speed off, during a routine traffic stop

 
New Haven Police Shoot Unarmed Couple Sitting in Car, Protests Ensue
New Haven Police Shoot Unarmed Couple Sitting in Car, Protests Ensue

22 Apr 2019, 13:56 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Activists take to the streets of Connecticut after 2 officers shot at couple sitting in a red Honda, without as much as a warning

 
Cop Drags Driver by the Hair Out of the Car During Traffic Stop in Texas
Cop Drags Driver by the Hair Out of the Car During Traffic Stop in Texas

28 Mar 2019, 15:55 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / A civil rights investigation is underway at the Richmond Police Department after driver complains of being brutally attacked during traffic stop

 
Sioux City Police Contradict Mistreatment Accusations
Sioux City Police Contradict Mistreatment Accusations

31 Oct 2011, 15:08 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / A video showing the forceful a of Dacosta Daniels sparked some outrage on the internet, as the 34-year old Sioux City resident says she was allegedly mistreated during the arrest that took place on ...