Brutality Archive

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

San Diego Police Let K9 Vicously Attack Defenseless Man

The video showing a San Diego, California police officer’s canine aggressively biting and shaking an African-American man who was in handcuffs and face-down on the ground has caused outrage on

Suicidal Man Doused In Gasoline Catches Fire After Cops Taser Him

A suicidal man who had doused himself in gasoline became engulfed in flames at an Arlington home Monday after an officer used a stun gun on him, police said. The

Courts Rule NJ Citizens Allowed to Defend Themselves Against Police Brutality

NEWARK — A drug dealer who was sentenced to nine years in prison after a jury convicted him of resisting arrest will get a new trial. Darnell Reed was arrested

Another Narcotics Task Force is in The midst of a Corruption & Brutality Scandal

There’s a massive and growing drug task force scandal unfolding in New Orleans. For the past year, the U.S. Justice Department has grappled with the fallout from a New Orleans-based

Bartow PD Investigating After Video Of Cops & K9 Attacking Man Sparks Outrage

The Bartow Police Department is investigating allegations of excessive force after a video posted on social media sparked outrage from some community members. The 51-second video shows Marquis Wright, 21,

Brutality Lawsuit Against Police, Former Mayor’s Son is Moving Forward

The Jersey City Police Department and a former mayor’s son are at the center of a multi-million dollar police brutality lawsuit that alleges a man was beaten so viciously he

Dashcam Shows Nebraska Trooper Strike Drunk Driver With Butt Of His Rifle

After leading Nebraska state troopers on an hourlong chase that reached speeds of nearly 100 mph, the Colorado man was so intoxicated or impaired he could barely stand when ordered

Man Sues Ogden Police Officer After Suffering Broken Ribs, Punctured Lung During Arrest

A man is suing an Ogden police officer for allegedly using excessive force during an arrest. Guy Gailey is suing for the arrest, which occurred on April 6 at 2:30

Balch Springs Man Tasered By Cops While Handcuffed Believes Officer Acted On Race

Almost a year before a Balch Springs police officer fatally shot a 15-year-old leaving a party, a sergeant used a Taser on a handcuffed man, recently revealed body-camera footage shows.

Black Man Brutally Pulled Out Of Train By Inspectors In Munich (Video)

Two ticket inspectors of the Deutsche Bahn German train system were caught on camera savagely dragging a black man out of a train after he reportedly refused to provide his

How Does $3 Million Philander Castile Settlement Compare To Other Police Shooting Settlements?

The mother of Philando Castile, a black motorist killed by a Minnesota police officer last year, on Monday announced she has agreed to a nearly $3 million settlement with the