Brutality Archive

2 Georgia Cops Indicted For Stomping and Hitting Handcuffed Man

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. — Nearly a year after two Gwinnett County police officers were fired for allegedly beating a man while he was handcuffed, a grand jury has handed down

No Charges For Alabama Cops Who Hospitalized Man With Multiple Injuries

Alabama – Four Troy police officers investigated for their role in an encounter that seriously injured a Troy teen will not face criminal charges. The family of Ulysses Wilkerson, 17,

WATCH: Fired Georgia Cops Indicted After Video Shows Beating of Man at Traffic Stop

Two former Georgia police officers were indicted by a grand jury on 10 counts Wednesday, including battery and aggravated assault, WXIA and others reported. The allegations came after cell phone

WATCH: Woman Punched By Police In Front Of Her Kids

5 Oct 2015 Carlsbad, CA — A Valencia woman has sued the city of Carlsbad and several of its officers over allegations that she was pinned to the ground and

WATCH: Violent Arrest of 3 University of Alabama Students

Nov. 10, 2015 Stunning cellphone videos showing the violent arrest of three University of Alabama students have directed a harsh spotlight on the embattled Tuscaloosa Police Department for the third

WATCH: Alameda County Sheriff Beat Man in San Francisco

November 21, 2015 San Francisco – After a 100-plus-mph car chase, deputies from Alameda County said they caught 29-year-old Stanislav Petrov on foot in a narrow alley in San Francisco’s

WATCH: Florida Deputy Charged With Battery After Punching Handcuffed Suspect

March 30 2016 Florida – A Seminole County Sheriff’s deputy resigned before being charged with battery after he allegedly punched a handcuffed suspect, officials said. The deputy, Michael O’Connor, resigned

WATCH: Jury Backs Woman Who Claimed Excessive Force During Traffic Stop

August 11, 2016 CUPERTINO — A woman was awarded $40,000 by a federal jury after claiming two Santa Clara County sheriff’s deputies used excessive force when they shoved her against

Woman Says Fort Lauderdale Cops Beat Her After She Testified in Brutality Case

In 2015, Jessica Mooney sat next to her fiancé at a Fort Lauderdale bus terminal as he filmed Fort Lauderdale Police Officer Victor Ramirez slapping a homeless man in the

Arkansas State Police Lieutenant Suspended After Excessive Force Investigation

JONESBORO, AR – “I probably shouldn’t have done it,” an Arkansas State Police lieutenant said during an interview regarding allegations of excessive force. The investigation stemmed from a Jonesboro man’s

WATCH: Denver Cops Beat up a Witness to Police Misconduct

18 Sep 2010 DENVER, COLORADO — What started as a walk to the park with his dogs ended with a trip to the hospital for a Denver dog owner. 32-year-old

WATCH: Bodycam Shows Indiana Cop Striking Suspect In ‘Groin Area’

Sept. 11, 2017 Indiana – A former assistant police chief’s five-day suspension for excessive force has been approved by the Police Merit Commission. Sgt. Rob Hahn was suspended five days