Brutality Archive

WATCH: Video Shows MBTA Transit Police Covered up Beating

An MBTA surveillance video released by the Law Offices of Howard Friedman shows that the MBTA Transit Police Department covered up a beating last May. The video shows MBTA police

6 Philadelphia Cops Beat 72-Year-Old Lawyer Leaving Him With Fractured Shoulder

A prominent Philadelphia lawyer who was arrested during a courthouse scuffle with sheriff’s deputies in August has sued six of the officers, saying they unnecessarily gang-tackled him and used excessive

WATCH: Cop Brutally Arrests Woman For Selling Flowers

7/21/17 Video of a California police officer forcefully arresting a woman who was selling flowers without a permit near a high school graduation last month has sparked social media backlash

WATCH: Chicago Police Handcuff, Slam Man Down For License Plate Light

Chicago – The city’s independent police watchdog last week released body-camera video of Chicago police officers arresting a 20-year-old driver at a South Side gas station, a confrontation that included

Lawsuit Alleges Illinois Cops Used Excessive Force in Arrest of Women at Mall

Illinois – Two women have filed a lawsuit alleging police brutality by Fairview Heights police officers, but the department maintains its officers did nothing wrong during the arrest. The lawsuit,

WATCH: Pittsburgh Cops Beat Unarmed Man Because They Were ‘In Fear’

SEP 20, 2017 Multiple city agencies are reviewing the actions of five Pittsburgh police officers involved in the violent arrest of a 47-year-old man late Tuesday near PPG Paints Arena.

WATCH: 2 Fired Agawam Cops Win Back Jobs With Agawam Police Department

Jan 31, 2017 AGAWAM, Massachusetts – Two of three Agawam police officers fired for a use-of-force incident involving a disorderly patron at Six Flags New England have been reinstated with

Ottawa Police Officer Pleads Guilty to Misconduct For Punching Teen During Traffic Stop

An Ottawa police officer who punched a teen twice in the head and was found to have repeatedly breached the teen’s charter rights has pleaded guilty to police misconduct. Const.

WATCH: Pregnant 17-Year-Old Girl Filmed Screaming in Pain After Being Tased by NYPD Cops For Resisting Arrest

15 February 2017 Police have been filmed using a taser on a pregnant 17-year-old girl who was accused of resisting arrest. Video shot on a cellphone shows Dailene Rosario screaming

WATCH: Pittsburgh Cop Chokes A Kid & Knocks His Front Tooth Out For No Reason

May 03, 2017 Before the fight started, Que’Chawn Wade was trying to walk away. The 14-year-old student at Woodland Hills High School had just denied stealing a phone on the

WATCH: North Carolina Police Officer Resigns After Beating, Choking and Tasing Suspected Jaywalker

A western North Carolina police officer who resigned after a body camera video shows him hitting and using a Taser on a man suspected of jaywalking will face preliminary charges

WATCH: Arizona Police Officer ‘Takes Out Drunk Girl, 15, Outside School in Violent Attack’

5 May 2011 A police officer is being investigated after a horrific video surfaced on YouTube of him fiercely pushing over a 15-year-old girl against a wall and to the