Brutality Archive

WATCH: Texas Cops in Santa Hat and Face Masks Punch and Tase Man

Four officers from the Austin Police Department, one in a black Santa hat and three others wearing black face masks, led a handcuffed man to an out-of-the-way corner where they

WATCH: Pinellas County Deputies Suspended After Excessive Force Caught on Dash Cam

Pinellas Sheriff Bob Gualtieri said Wednesday he has suspended two of his deputies for violating department procedures during a use of force arrest that was partially caught on dash cam

WATCH: Body Cams Capture Controversial Arrest in Macomb County

MACOMB COUNTY, Mich. – Four people were arrested last week and claimed police brutality against Macomb County Deputies. Now, the sheriff’s office has released body cam and dashboard video of

WATCH: Injured Woman Accuses Coldwater Police of ‘Disgusting, Thug-Like Conduct’

A woman is suing several Coldwater, Mich. police officers after she says she was slammed to the ground and knocked unconscious while handcuffed in a secure entrance to the county

WATCH: Minneapolis Cop Sentenced to Six Months in Workhouse For on-Duty Assault

Ex-Minneapolis police officer Christopher Reiter will serve six months in a county workhouse for kicking a man in the face during an arrest after a judge told him Tuesday that

WATCH: Cincinnati Cops May Have Violated Taser Policy

Two Cincinnati officers used “horrible judgment” and may have violated department policy when they used their Tasers in an early August scuffle. The incident prompted an extraordinary intervention by the

WATCH: Police Officer Chokes Then Body-Slams Man For Recording Arrest With Cellphone

A man was body slammed by cops who said he had no right to film the police. Investigators are scrutinizing the incident, and so far, they seem to confirm the

WATCH: Sacramento Officer Who Punched Alleged Jaywalker Returns to Duty

An officer who punched an alleged jaywalker more than a dozen times in Del Paso Heights in April will return to duty in coming weeks with no public details on

WATCH: Atlanta Police Sergeant Convicted After Breaking Mans Leg With Baton

ATLANTA, GA — A federal jury convicted a retired Atlanta police officer on Friday of using unreasonable force in 2014 when he beat a man wrongfully suspected of stealing a

WATCH: Woman Suffered Miscarriage in Jail After Being Tasered by ‘Sadistic’ Guards

A woman suffered a miscarriage after ‘sadistic’ prison guards used their Tasers on her, as a new investigation opens up serious questions about deaths and serious injuries in US jails.

WATCH: Ohio Cops Mistake Innocent Man’s Colostomy Bag For a Gun Then Beat, Taser And Mace Him

Euclid, OH — Tensions among police and citizens in Euclid, Ohio have come to a head recently after police killed an unarmed 23-year-old man over a marijuana roach and officers

WATCH: Ohio Inmate Deaths Reveal “Torturous” Use of Tasers

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Corporal Matthew Stice pointed his Taser at Martini Smith’s bare chest. Smith was 20 years old, pregnant and stripped nearly naked, standing in a cell in the