Brutality Archive

WATCH: Cop Caught on Video Punching Man in Head 12 Times Indicted on Federal Crimes

A federal grand jury has indicted a Camden County police officer who was caught on video punching a man 12 times in the head after stopping him on a Camden

WATCH: Bodycam Captures Officer Slamming Inmate to Floor in Kentucky Jail

Newly released body camera footage shows a Northern Kentucky corrections officer slamming an inmate to the floor. Corrections Officer David Nussbaum said in his incident report that Kenton County jail

St. Martinville Officer Found Guilty of Excessive Force, Obstruction and Conspiracy

The former St. Martinville Police Department officer was found guilty Monday on four felony counts, including a civil rights violation for using excessive force against an arrestee, and three counts

WATCH: Police Strike Handcuffed Man in the Head With a Taser While 4 Cops Pin Him Down

A video that went viral in the Louisville, Kentucky area shows police striking a handcuffed black man while he was laying on the ground and carrying him horizontally into a

WATCH: $825,000 Settlement After Police Beat, Tase, Pepper Spray Diabetic Man

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. – A man with diabetes will receive hundreds of thousands of dollars from Commerce City after officers beat, tased and pepper sprayed him after mistakenly believing he

Judge Allows Excessive Force Lawsuit to Proceed Against Lincoln Police Officers

Barine Deezia’s excessive force lawsuit can go forward against the Lincoln police officers who arrested him, a federal judge has ruled. An assistant city attorney had argued that the officers

Berkeley County Deputies Accused of Using Excessive Force During Moncks Corner Arrest

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. — The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office is facing accusations of using excessive force during an incident on October 14, at a home on Maggie Lane in Moncks

62-Year-Old Woman Claims Officers Used Excessive Force When Trying to Enter Her Greenville, SC Home

A Greenville, SC woman is alleging officers grabbed and threw her on the ground when attempting to enter her home WYFF 4 reports. Cassandra Johnson, 62, went to Greenville’s City

WATCH: 2 Elkhart Cops Accused of Excessive Force Against Man in Custody

ELKHART — Two city police officers will be charged with Class A misdemeanor criminal battery after being accused of using excessive force against a man in their custody in January.

A Teen Sex Abuse Victim Died in 1982. Now The Cop Who Investigated The Death is a Suspect.

Two men have come forward to suggest that a police officer is responsible for a teen’s death in a cold case. Edward Wells was found dead in the Mississippi River

WATCH: San Diego Sheriff’s Deputy With History of Complaints Accused of Excessive Force

SAN DIEGO — An investigation discovered a North County deputy was found deceptive to a question on a polygraph exam before he was employed with the San Diego County Sheriff’s

Chicago Cop With Checkered Past Under Criminal Investigation For Vicious Beating Outside Popular Bar

Hours after the brutal beating of two men outside an Andersonville neighborhood nightclub, two friends of an off-duty Chicago police sergeant implicated him in the attack under questioning by a