Brutality Archive

Euclid Police Officer Suspended After Beating Man During Traffic Arrest

A Euclid police officer is on paid administrative leave following an alleged “violent” struggle lasting more than three minutes with a Cleveland man he arrested during a traffic stop. According

[WATCH] Yuba City Police Officer Caught on Camera Punching Man in Face

YUBA CITY – A cell phone recorded part of what happened Monday on Bridge Street in Yuba City after police were called out to respond to some kind of disturbance

Activists Crash NYPD Event to Protest Police Brutality

Advocates for people of color and immigrants protesting police brutality showed up to the NYPD’s annual “National Night Out Against Crime” to outline their “vision of safety” for their communities,

Man Left Disfigured After Being Assaulted by Grand Prairie Texas Police Officers

Rashaun A. Barnes, 39, was standing on the sidewalk in front of a corner store in Grand Prairie, Texas, on the afternoon of July 31, when he was allegedly assaulted

News Video: Philadelphia Police Officer Suspended After Violent Arrest Caught on Camera

KENSINGTON – Authorities say a Philadelphia police officer has been suspended following a violent arrest back in July. A video shows Philadelphia Police Officer James Yeager in full uniform body

Autopsy Photos Of Inmate Allegedly ‘Boiled’ To Death Raise Questions About State’s Report

In June 2012, Florida inmate Darren Rainey died at Dade Correctional Institution inside of a makeshift shower that inmates allege had been modified by guards to punish those who were

New Brunswick Police Beat Man, Puncture Lung and Break Ribs, Wait Hours to Call for Medical Care

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — A man who was arrested by city police in December 2015 has filed a civil complaint against two officers, the city, the police department and others,

Portland Police Say It’s Fine If Officers Punch Suspects They Think are Noncompliant in the Face

The Portland Police Bureau (PPB) says it’s cool if officers elbow and punch suspects in the face if the cops think they are resisting arrest. So said PPB Lt. Craig

News Video: Duchesne Co. Sheriff’s Office Sued for Excessive Use of Force Against Boy With Autism

DUCHESNE, Utah — A Duchesne County family is suing the sheriff’s department after an encounter with their 13-year-old son with autism. It was back in April that the 13-year-old boy,

3 Deputies Suspended After Video Shows Man Being Tortured in Restraint Chair

Three Cheatham County Sheriff’s deputies have been placed on administrative leave after a Pegram teen filed suit in federal court accusing them of using excessive force while he was being

VIDEO: Florida Deputy Fired After Breaking Inmates Nose and Teeth

MANATEE CO., FL – The Manatee County Sheriff’s Office has completed an investigation into a questionable use of force complaint in June. The corrections deputy at the center of the

Police Investigate Violent Philadelphia Arrest Caught on Video

The Philadelphia Police Department’s Internal Affairs Unit is investigating an arrest early Monday in which officers apparently struck a handcuffed man’s head against a Kensington street and the side of