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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.

WATCH: NYPD Cop Caught on Video Punching, Tasing 85-Pound Man With Health Problems

Newly released cellphone video shows a New York Police Department (NYPD) officer punching and tasing an 85-pound man with health issues. In the video, it’s obvious that 24-year-old William Colon

San Mateo DA Says Man Who Died After Deputy Tased Him Was Unarmed

An African-American man who died this week after a San Mateo County sheriff’s deputy used an electric stun gun to subdue him was not armed, according to San Mateo County’s

WATCH: Officer Who Killed Tamir Rice Withdraws Application to Bellaire Police Department

CLEVELAND – Timothy Loehmann, the Cleveland police officer who shot and killed 12-year-old Tamir Rice in 2014, has withdrawn his application to become a part-time police officer in Bellaire, Ohio.

WATCH: New Mexico Officer Fired After Assaulting 65-Year-Old Woman

ALAMOGORDO, N.M. – A New Mexico police officer who was ‘Officer of the Year’ in 2017 has been fired. KRQE News 13 reported on the assault allegations against Alamogordo Police

Minnesota Motorist Gets $60,000 in Settlement of Police Beating Case

WORTHINGTON, Minn. — A Worthington motorist who was pulled from his car, punched and kneed by a police officer in 2016 has reached a $60,000 settlement in an excessive force

Activist Says Arkansas Sheriff’s Office Forced Inmates to Wear Nike Shirts in Mug Shots

An activist on social media alleged Wednesday that a sheriff’s office in south Arkansaswas forcing inmates to wear a Nike shirt in mug shots to mock the company’s recent deal

Irwindale Police Agree to $4 Million Settlement With 3 Explorers Molested by Officer

California – Three girls molested by an Irwindale police officer while participating in a police explorer program reached a $4 million settlement in a civil lawsuit, an attorney said Wednesday.

Former Students at Pittsburgh-Area High School Settle Lawsuit Alleging Physical Abuse and Tasing by School Resource Officers

Five black students and their parents who filed a civil rights lawsuit alleging that a Pittsburgh-area school allowed them to be physically assaulted, cursed, and shocked with stun guns, have

Seattle Teen Reported Being Raped — And it Took Cops 10 Years to Bother Testing Her Rape Kit

Seattle Police this week arrested a 52-year-old man after DNA evidence indicated that he had raped a teenage girl whose rape kit had gone untested for more than a decade.

Massachusetts State Police Tried to Destroy Payroll Records During Fraud Investigations

Amid numerous ongoing investigations into overtime and payroll fraud, the Massachusetts State Police Department has tried several times in recent months to destroy more than a hundred boxes of payroll,

Landmark Hearing Sides With Activist in Battle Against UK ‘Spycops’

It’s 9am on October 4, and beneath central London’s grey skies, environmental and social justice activist Kate Wilson stands outside the imposing, jagged gates of the Royal Courts of Justice,

Toronto Cop Files Complaint Over Years-Long ‘Barrage of Sexist and Racist Comments’

Repeated sexual advances from colleagues and superiors, prompting her to wear a fake engagement ring. Frequent remarks from fellow officers about the bodies of female cops and sexual assault victims.