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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.

Family of Washington Man Killed by Police Sniper is Awarded $15 million

He grabbed his mother’s wrist and took her phone when she tried to call 911. They were having a family argument. Within hours, 30-year-old Leonard Thomas was dead, killed by

Woman Who Called 911 Killed by Police in Minneapolis, Body Cams Turned Off

A 40-year-old woman who family members said called 911 to report a possible assault in the alley behind her home Saturday night was fatally shot by a Minneapolis police officer.

Passaic County Sheriff’s Office Investigating Illegal Vehicle Search

The Passaic County Sheriff’s Office is under fire after video of a questionable vehicle search went viral on social media on Friday morning. The video shows an unidentified man confronting

Family Accuses SAPD of Excessive Force and Threatening 10-Year-Old Boy

When San Antonio police officers crashed into the living room where 10-year-old Devin Valdez was sitting last Thursday, dragged his naked grandfather out of the shower and began beating him,

Jury Finds Former Maui Jail Guard James Siugpiyemal Guilty of Sexual Assault

WAILUKU — A former Maui Community Correctional Center guard was convicted Friday of sexually assaulting an inmate while he worked at the jail three years ago. A 2nd Circuit Court

News Video: Charlottesville Group Claim Police Brutality in Connection to KKK Rally

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – A Charlottesville group connected to counterprotesters is demanding justice after it claims law enforcement engaged in police brutality. Solidarity Cville held a press conference outside the Charlottesville

Richmond Police Officer Charles Church Found Guilty of Sex Crimes

RICHMOND, Va. – After a three-day trial, the jury delivered its verdict and found the former Richmond police officer Charles Church guilty of sex crimes against a child. Church was

News Video: NYPD Sergeant in Court in Fatal Shooting of Woman in The Bronx

CASTLE HILL, Bronx – An NYPD sergeant is due back in court, in the deadly shooting of a 66-year-old Bronx woman. Union members stood on the steps of City Hall

Family Claims AG Won’t Hand Over Video Showing Son Shot Dead by Police

NEWARK — Dashcam video from a 2014 fatal police shooting in Rutherford screened Friday by the state attorney general’s office was “an insult to the family” that revealed little about

News Video: ‘I Wish I Never Called The Cops,’ says 911 Caller Prior to Officer-Involved Shooting

The woman who called police prior to an officer-involved shooting in Grover Beach on Wednesday night says she knew the man who was killed. “He asked me out. I said

Nitro Police Captain Under Multiple Investigations After Argument Caught on Camera

UPDATE 9/18/17 KANAWHA COUNTY, W.Va. – A Nitro police officer caught on camera in an off-duty incident involving a gun has been been terminated from the police force. Chief Bobby

Chattanooga Police Fires Officer For Failure to Secure Firearms and Prostitution

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — The Chattanooga Police Department has fired an officer for a variety of reasons, but not because of the reason he was suspended late last year. Chattanooga Police