Brutality Archive

WATCH: Washington Man Gets $100K For Getting Punched, Tasered and Bit by Police Dog

A Washington man who was repeatedly punched, Tasered and bit by a police K9 during a 2014 arrest will get a $100,000 settlement for the beatdown. The city of Tukwila,

WATCH: Independence Cop Gets Four Year Sentence For Nearly Killing Teen Driver

A former Independence police officer who injured a teen driver during a 2014 traffic stop was sentenced Wednesday to four years in federal prison. Timothy Runnels, 32, previously pleaded guilty

WATCH: Oklahoma Police Pepper-Spray 84-Year-Old Woman After Kicking Open Her Door

Police kicked open an 84-year-old Oklahoma woman’s front door and pepper-sprayed her during a search for her son, who was being chased after allegedly failing to stop at a stop

WATCH: Judge Slashes $36.6M Genesee County Jail Beating Verdict

DETROIT, MI — A federal judge has issued a ruling reducing a $36.6 million jury verdict awarded to a man who was pepper sprayed, slammed against a metal bench, shocked

WATCH: Pinellas Deputy Fired For Using Excessive Force & Falsifying Report

PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla. – A Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office deputy has been fired for using excessive force and falsifying a report, officials said Friday. Wayne Wagner, 28, was hired by

Teenager Who Was Seriously Injured During Police Chase Mistaken For Someone Else

A 15-year-old boy who was seriously injured while being detained by the Metropolitan Police was wrongly targeted in a case of mistaken identity, his mother has claimed. Terrell Decosta Jones-Burton

WATCH: San Diego Sheriff’s Deputies Violently Assault Man Face Down On The Ground

Outside a Food 4 Less store In Lemon Grove, CA, Sheriff’s deputies were caught on video repeatedly punching, kneeing, and kicking a man who was already being held face down

WATCH: Arizona Cop Shoves Bicyclist to the Ground Before he Pulls Taser on Him

An Arizona man is accusing a police officer of using excessive force when he was knocked off his bike before he was shocked with a Taser and handcuffed. Body camera

WATCH: 2 Out of 3 Fired Massachusetts Cops Win Back Jobs With Agawam Police Department

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 back pay, according

WATCH: Denver Cop Sued After Homeless Man Shocked With Taser

A Denver police officer used excessive force when he fired a Taser at a homeless man, and he and his fellow officers prepared false police reports about what happened, according

WATCH: Rotterdam Family to Get $360K After Police Broke Son’s Arm

Rotterdam, New York – Town police say they are retraining their officers on how to handle emotionally disturbed people after settling a federal civil rights lawsuit for $360,000 with the

WATCH: Michigan Officer At Heart of Excessive Force Lawsuit No Longer On The Job

Michigan – Coldwater police officer Lewis Eastmead, who is at the center of a federal lawsuit claiming excessive force, is no longer with the department. Eastmead is accused of grabbing