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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.

Officer Caught Sexual Misconduct on Tape But Alabama Sheriff Punished Her Instead

Madison County, Alabama Sheriff is being sued for discrimination after members of the office allege multiple cases of sexual misconduct without consequence, one of which was caught on tape. According

Maine Sheriff Admits to Sending Lewd Photo From His Office While in Uniform

A Maine sheriff admitted to CBS 13 he sent a sexually explicit photo while in office and in uniform. Sheriff Wayne Gallant on Tuesday night confirmed that the person in

Miami-Dade Police Union President Ousted After 24 Years of Defending Bad Cops

For more than two decades, John Rivera was the ideal of what most cops think a police union president should be: He lied constantly, threw tantrums at even the slightest

[WATCH] Flint Township to Consider $1.39M Settlement of Fatal Police Shooting Lawsuit

FLINT TWP., MI – Flint Township trustees will discuss paying $1.39 million to settle an excessive force lawsuit filed by the family of a man shot and killed by a

‘Recycled Cops’ Move From Department to Department Despite Discipline Issues

ELMWOOD PLACE, Ohio – Jacob Goodwin began working as police officer in Newtown in 2010, only to resign in 2011 when told several disciplinary actions would soon result in his

Meriden Police Chief’s Son Settles Brutality Lawsuit

MERIDEN — A former city police officer and son of Police Chief Jeffry Cossette has settled an excessive force lawsuit filed six years ago by a prisoner who was shoved

Videos Reveal A Close Gory View Of Police Dog Bites

Donald W. Cook is a Los Angeles attorney with decades of experience bringing lawsuits over police dog bites — and mostly losing. He blames what he calls “The Rin Tin

[WATCH] Bernalillo County’s Sheriff Faces Criticism Over Refusal to Use Body Cameras

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Bernalillo County’s sheriff says his deputies will not wear body cameras because he can’t trust the media. He claims reporters would misconstrue the footage to unfairly criticize

Grand Jury Indicts Cleveland Police Officer For Having Sex With 13-Year-Old Boy

CLEVELAND, Ohio – A Cleveland police officer has been indicted on sexual battery and intimidation of a crime victim charges after authorities say she had sex with a 13-year-old boy

Georgia State Trooper Threatened Own Son With ‘A Bullet Between His Eyes’ in ‘Grandparents Rights’ Custody Case

Georgia State Trooper Dale Roberts sued his own son under the state’s new “Grandparents Right” law in a bid to gain custody of his son’s daughter, WMAZ news reports. “U

[WATCH] Atlanta Police Officer Fired Over Using Excessive Force During Arrest

ATLANTA – An Atlanta police officer was fired for using excessive force after he was caught on dashcam video repeatedly kicking and punching a teenage suspect after a police chase.

ACLU Report: Anaheim PD is a Deadly Department in Need of Real Oversight

A strong civilian oversight board is needed for the Anaheim Police Department according to a new American Civil Liberties Union report released today detailing its disturbing patterns of deadly force.