Brutality Archive

Bellingham Settles Lawsuit Alleging Police Used Excessive Force

Washington – City officials have agreed to pay $100,000 over a civil lawsuit that alleged excessive force by two Bellingham Police officers, one of whom was fired a year ago

WATCH: Jury Finds Austin Cop Used Excessive Force in Jaywalking Arrest

AUSTIN — A video. A viral reaction. And now, a verdict. A federal jury has decided an Austin Police Department officer used excessive force during a 2015 jaywalking arrest on

Middletown NY Police Probe Excessive Force Accusation

MIDDLETOWN, NEW YORK – Middletown’s chief of police has ordered an investigation into allegations of excessive force during a traffic stop. Garnett Miller says an officer pulled him over in

WATCH: Pittsburgh Cop Under Internal Investigation For Use of Taser at Downtown Restaurant

A veteran Pittsburgh police officer is under internal investigation after he shocked a Downtown pizzeria employee with a Taser in an incident captured on video. The city’s Office of Municipal

WATCH: Greensboro Council Settles With Man Punched in Face by Officer

GREENSBORO — The city paid out its second settlement — almost a year to the day apart — for a misconduct incident involving one of its former police officers. On

WATCH: Sheriff’s Video Shows Bloody Use-of-Force Incident Against Inmate

Arizona – The Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office on Thursday released footage and reports that detail a use-of-force incident that culminated in an inmate being shocked by a stun gun while

WATCH: Texas Cop Who Attacked Black Teen Girl at Pool Party Not Charged

A grand jury in Texas declined to indict a former McKinney police officer who was filmed confronting a group of black teenagers at a pool party last year. The officer,

Man’s Death at Music Fest Leads to $350K Settlement in Police Brutality Suit

The family of a 38-year-old New Jersey man who died after allegedly being beaten and choked by cops at a music festival more than two years ago settled their excessive

WATCH: Inside Trial of Police-Body-Slammed Viral Video Star Michaella Surat

Today, January 9, in Fort Collins, the trial continues in the case of Michaella Surat, who’s accused of misdemeanor resisting arrest and police obstruction in regard to an April 2017

Police Pepper Sprayed 10-Year-Old Boy During Inauguration

Police officers “knocked down” a 10-year-old boy and exposed him and his mother to pepper spray during a rally against US President Donald Trump’s inauguration, according to amendments to a

WATCH: Family Files $10M Claim After El Monte Police Beat Man With Schizophrenia Into Coma

EL MONTE, Calif. – Family members said cuts and bruises on Raul Sepulveda’s face are from a beating he suffered at the hands of El Monte police officers – a

Enraged Off-Duty NYPD Cop Pistol-Whips and Beats Driver in Brooklyn

An off-duty NYPD cop punched and pistol-whipped a motorist in a fit of road rage after a Brooklyn fender bender, authorities charged Wednesday. Officer Michael Baror backed his black Jeep