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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.

Mother Of 15 Year Old Jordan Edwards Murdered By Police Joins Lawsuit

A federal judge has ruled that the mother of Jordan Edwards can join the wrongful death lawsuit against the city of Balch Springs and former officer, Roy Oliver, who killed

Police Search Low-Income Apartments Without Warrants As “An Opportunity For The Dogs To Train”

Some powerful people in Longmont appear to have forgotten that the Constitution still exists. The Longmont Housing Authority says it was using the homes of low-income residents to train police

Police Dog Bites Sleeping Woman & San Diego Officers Used ‘Reasonable Force’ Ruling States

federal appeals court on Tuesday found that San Diego police used reasonable force when they released a dog during a late-night search for a potential burglar in a Pacific Beach

[VIDEO] Florida Cops Sued By Autistic Man’s Family Whose Therapist Was Shot While Trying To Help Him

An autistic man’s family is suing the city of North Miami and four police officers, claiming the disabled man’s civil rights were violated. The police interrogation of Arnaldo Soto was

First Major US Study Of Body-Cam Show Police Bias Against Black People

The first major US study of body-cam footage concluded that police, at least in Oakland, California, showed more respect to white people than to black people. The study from Stanford

Court Upholds Firing of New Jersey Cop who had Sex with Woman he Arrested

An appellate court panel Monday upheld the firing of an Asbury Park police officer for having a sexual relationship with a woman he arrested on drug charges. The ruling by

NJ Officer To Begin Trial For Tipping Off Gang Members To Police Activity

Cops and robbers are supposed to be on opposite sides. But for the past two weeks, an Asbury Park cop and two alleged robbers sat at the same criminal defense

DEA Deploying Powerful Spyware Without Required Privacy Impact Assessments

It’s not just the FBI that can’t seem to turn in its privacy-related paperwork on time. The FBI has pushed forward with its biometric database rollout — despite the database

Bronx Man Sues Arresting Officer Saying He Didn’t Have Enough Fingers To Commit Pipe Attack

A Bronx man who spent more than two years in jail before he was acquitted of a pipe attack is suing the arresting officer, claiming he couldn’t have picked up

New York Judge Arrested & Led from Courthouse in Handcuffs

An embattled City Court judge was escorted Monday from judicial chambers in handcuffs. Rochester court deputies and city police officers executed a bench warrant issued for Judge Leticia Astacio’s arrest

Tennessee Police Officer Charged With Having Sex With Prostitute In Police Car While On Duty

A Ripley, Tennessee police officer has been indicted on charges of official misconduct and patronizing prostitution. TBI said the investigation into Donald Bonds started March 27 at the request of

[VIDEO] Las Vegas Police Officer Who Tasered and Choked Man To Death Charged

The Las Vegas police officer who stunned Tashii Brown seven times with a Taser and held him in an unauthorized chokehold for more than a minute before his death last