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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: Appeals Court Rules Deputy Who Shot and Stomped Man Can be Sued For Excessive Force

An Orange County sheriff’s deputy who in 2013 continued to shoot a felled suspect and then stomped his head may be sued for using excessive deadly force, a federal appeals

Nine Year Veteran of San Antonio Police Department Arrested For Shoplifting

A nine-year veteran of the San Antonio Police Department was arrested on Thursday afternoon for allegedly shoplifting at Ingram Park Mall, according to SAPD. SAPD responded to a call about

WATCH: Fired Federal Heights Cop Pleads Guilty to Assaulting Suspect

June 30, 2015 A former Federal Heights Police Department officer pleaded guilty to attempted assault in June after he lost his cool with a robbery suspect, slinging the man into

WATCH: New Orleans Cop Fired For ‘Unauthorized’ Force On 16 Yr Old Girl

New Orleans, LA – On September 23, 2014, Officer Saulny was caught in a situation that involved a 16-year-old female. According to police, while Saulny was being processed, he told

Tennessee Police Chief Fired Again Less Than Two Months After Being Reinstated

LEBANON, Tenn. – Lebanon police chief Scott Bowen was fired from his job as police chief less than two months after being reinstated to his position by Chancellor C.K. Smith.

Attorneys Seek to Dismiss Charges For Cop Who Shot Corey Jones

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – A former South Florida police officer charged in the fatal shooting of Corey Jones is claiming self-defense under the state’s “stand your ground” law. Attorneys

Albuquerque Family Settles With City For $5 Million After Fatal 2014 Shooting

The city of Albuquerque has reached a $5 million settlement with the family of Mary Hawkes, a 19-year-old woman who was shot and killed by police during a foot chase

WATCH: Calhoun County Sheriff’s Deputy Suspended For 14 Days After Drunken Driving Arrest

July 31, 2015 CALHOUN COUNTY, MI – A Calhoun County sheriff’s deputy was suspended without pay following her arrest last month in Kalamazoo on suspicion of drunken driving. Noemi Garza,

WATCH: Florida Cop Resigns After Throwing Peanuts at Homeless Man

AUG 4 2015 A Sarasota, Florida, cop seen on a video tossing peanuts at a handcuffed homeless man has resigned, officials said Tuesday. Officer Andrew Halpin, a nine-year veteran of

WATCH: S.F. Couple Recounts Harrowing, Mistaken Arrest By Police Investigating IPhone Heist

SAN FRANCISCO — If your cellphone is stolen, what are the chances the police will go after the thief? Pretty slim right? But, when Apple loses a phone, it can

Texas Judge Interrupts Jury Says God Told Him Defendant is Not Guilty

A state district judge in Comal County said God told him to intervene in jury deliberations to sway jurors to return a not guilty verdict in the trial of a

Senior Kentucky Police Official Instructed Recruit to Shoot Black Teens For Smoking Weed

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The former assistant police chief of Prospect told a Louisville Metro Police recruit that, if he catches juveniles smoking marijuana, he should “shoot them” if they are