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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
Fed-up motorist shoots at police during traffic stop, dies on scene

Fed-up motorist shoots at police during traffic stop, dies on scene

The body camera footage of yet another fatal police encounter has been released by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department. The confrontation with police started when Officer Carlos Luna initiated a traffic stop for “an inoperable” taillight. The driver, 54 year old James Todora, was in no mood to play nice with the revenue cops of Las Vegas. According to […]

July 16, 2015 · Caught On Tape, Police
An Open Letter To Police

An Open Letter To Police

Dave Mutchler, the president of the “Fraternal Order of Police” in River City has issued an open letter to Americans, putting American citizens “on notice.” What would that same letter look like, if we replaced the intended recipients of his letter with the police themselves? I sincerely hope that most Americans can see the absurdity in Mutchler’s letter. However, if you continuously […]

June 20, 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
St. Louis PD Taser and Arrest People Walking Down Sidewalk

St. Louis PD Taser and Arrest People Walking Down Sidewalk

ST. LOUIS — On Friday night, police and protesters clashed outside Busch Stadium. A Black Lives Matter demonstration involving a few dozen activists led to eight arrests, two of which included the use of stun guns by the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department’s bike patrol unit, according to police. Among those hit was a newly elected school board director from […]

June 2, 2015 · Caught On Tape, Police
Kansas City Police Pose With Vandalized Cop Killing Sign

Kansas City Police Pose With Vandalized Cop Killing Sign

An internal investigation has been launched after photos surfaced on social media of two Kansas City, Kansas officers posing for photos that some say is offensive. Celeste Lona was watching from her home and saw the officers get out of their patrol car to check on a vandalized stop sign that read “Cops STOP murder’n.”  She said she was not sure when […]

May 26, 2015 · Police
2 Las Cruces police officers fired after holding cell beating

2 Las Cruces police officers fired after holding cell beating

Two police officers shown in a surveillance video beating a handcuffed man in a Las Cruces Police Department holding cell have been fired following an internal investigation, city officials announced Tuesday. Also Tuesday, 3rd Judicial District Attorney Mark D’Antonio announced he’s expecting to make a decision within the next two weeks about whether to pursue criminal charges against the officers, Richard […]

May 21, 2015 · Caught On Tape, Police
Family says video proves police brutality involving 70 year old man

Family says video proves police brutality involving 70 year old man

Police were caught on tape and witnesses say there’s foul play. They’re accusing police of brutality.  A video posted publicly to social media has thousands of views. The video’s up-loader says an elderly man, who is his father, was abused. Their posts on social media claim that police barged in without warning and detained his father. Now, police have opened […]

May 20, 2015 · Caught On Tape, Police
Tarrant County grand jury declines to indict in Grapevine police-involved shooting

Tarrant County grand jury declines to indict in Grapevine police-involved shooting

  FORT WORTH – A Tarrant County grand jury declined to indict a Grapevine police officer who shot and killed an unarmed Mexican national on the side of the road in Euless after pulling him over for a traffic stop in February. Ruben Garcia-Villalpando, 31 — a father of four working as a mechanic and living in North Richland Hills […]

May 19, 2015 · Caught On Tape, Police
CHP Officer Pulls Over Funeral Procession on the 10 Freeway for Traveling Too Slow

CHP Officer Pulls Over Funeral Procession on the 10 Freeway for Traveling Too Slow

Cellphone video captured an emotional dispute on the side of the 10 Freeway in the Mid-City area last Friday between members of a funeral procession and a California Highway Patrol Officer who pulled them over. A uniformed traffic escort was leading a motorcade of about 100 cars to Forest Lawn Cemetery in the Hollywood Hills to bury family matriarch Sandra Louise Behn-Capel when […]

May 17, 2015 · Caught On Tape, Police