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Filming Cops was started in 2010 as a conglomerative blogging service documenting police abuse. The aim isn’t to demonize the natural concept of security provision as such, but to highlight specific cases of State-monopolized police brutality that are otherwise ignored by traditional media outlets.

San Joaquin County Sheriff Called Mans Death an Accident After The Officer Tased Him 31 Times

Daniel Lee Humphreys was speeding on his motorcycle down a freeway in Stockton, fleeing from a California Highway Patrol officer, when he crashed. Humphreys, 47, staggered to the median and

WATCH: 11-Year-Old Held at Gunpoint and Handcuffed by Police After Stepping Out of House

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Michigan police are investigating after an 11-year-old Michigan girl was held at gunpoint, put in handcuffs and thrown in the back of a police car. Honestie

Cop Accused of Supporting Terror Says He Was Entrapped

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – A defense attorney for the first U.S. police officer charged with providing material support to the Islamic State group told federal jurors Monday that Nicholas Young had

Police Lock Woman Up In Mental Hospital For Throwing Bacon, and Calling Them ‘Pigs’

You may have heard about the story out of Massachusetts, where a woman threw pork at a police station. Lindsey McNamara said that she was only trying to “feed the

Durham Cops Grilled Female Officer’s Suicidal Ex Instead of Taking Him to Hospital

The Durham police officers said they would take the mentally unstable man to the hospital. He was suicidal and needed to see a doctor. Instead, the officers interrogated him in

WATCH: It’s Time to End Mass Incarceration

The United States is the wealthiest country in the world, but it also jails more people than any other nation, including China and Russia. Over 2.3 million adults are currently

WATCH: Cincinnati Cops May Have Violated Taser Policy

Two Cincinnati officers used “horrible judgment” and may have violated department policy when they used their Tasers in an early August scuffle. The incident prompted an extraordinary intervention by the

Hammond and Gary Police Officer Accused of Murdering The Mother of His Children Will Face a Jury

VALPARAISO, Indiana — A former Hammond and Gary police officer accused of murdering the mother of his children will face a jury beginning Jan. 9. Kevin Campbell, 33, was brought

WATCH: Phoenix Police Detective Facing Murder Charges Following Death of 7-Year-Old Daughter

GOODYEAR, AZ – A former Phoenix police detective and his wife are now facing child abuse and murder charges. A grand jury just indicted Germayne and Lisa Cunningham in connection

Inside a Secret 2014 List of Hundreds of L.A. Deputies With Histories of Misconduct

It was a critical piece of evidence: an inmate’s shirt, bloodied from a jailhouse brawl. When it went missing, Deputy Jose Ovalle had an idea. He picked out a similar

WATCH: Police Officer Chokes Then Body-Slams Man For Recording Arrest With Cellphone

A man was body slammed by cops who said he had no right to film the police. Investigators are scrutinizing the incident, and so far, they seem to confirm the

Anaheim Cop Suffered Epic Email Meltdown Over Manuel Diaz Civil Trial

At least one Anaheim policeman panicked over the Manuel Diaz civil trial in October before it ended with a federal jury finding officer Nick Bennallack liable for excessive force when