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New York City rookie police officer Peter Liang, center, leaves the courtroom after he pleaded not guilty at his arraignment at Brooklyn Superior court,  Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015, in New York. Liang, who fired into a darkened stairwell last November at a Brooklyn public housing complex, accidentally killing 28-year-old Akai Gurley, has been charged with manslaughter, official misconduct and other charges. He was released without bail. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

It’s Official: NYPD Officer Liang Has Manslaughter Sentence Reduced To Community Service

In 2014, NPD officer Peter Liang shot and killed Akai Gurley.  Officer Liang and Landau were on a ‘vertical patrol’ of a building when Officer Liang became frightened and fired his weapon in the dark. Gurley and his friend, Melissa Butler, were standing in the stairwell, two floors below them, when Gurley was shot in the chest by a ricocheting […]

April 19, 2016 · Police
Officer Robertson's SUV

Speeding Cop Hits And Kills Pedestrian at 100+ mph, Only Gets Suspended

Wheeling police have released the dash-cam footage of a pedestrian being hit and killed by officer Preston Robertson. It gives the first real look into what happened. In the early morning hours of September 14, 2014, 20-year-old Fredi Morales was crossing a road when he was struck and killed by Officer Preston Robertson. In a traffic crash reconstruction report completed in […]

July 27, 2015 · Caught On Tape, Police
Cop Who Killed Unarmed Black Man Received Award For Killing Him

Cop Who Killed Unarmed Black Man Received Award For Killing Him

  A Florida sheriff is denying allegations of misconduct by his officers in connection with the 2013 shooting death of a man who was carrying an unloaded air rifle.  But his office’s decision to give a bravery award to the deputy who fired the fatal shots — while the incident was still under investigation — is now being reviewed. “There […]

June 2, 2015 · Police
Final Moments Of Army Sgt. James Brown’s Life Captured In GRAPHIC Jail Video

Final Moments Of Army Sgt. James Brown’s Life Captured In GRAPHIC Jail Video

Newly released video has revealed the dying moments of an African-American active-duty soldier who checked himself into the El Paso, Texas, county jail and died while in custody nearly three years ago. Sgt. James Brown reported to jail for a two-day sentence for driving while intoxicated. His family said Brown informed the jail he had a history of post-traumatic stress disorder […]

May 19, 2015 · Caught On Tape, Police