Brutality Archive

Gay Man Called Police to Report Suspicious Activity Cops Arrive and Severely Beat Him

A gay man has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office, accusing deputies of subjecting him to anti-homosexual slurs and severely beating him in

[WATCH] Officers Suspended After Confrontation With Bridgeport Teenager Caught on Camera

BRIDGEPORT – A video going viral on social media shows a confrontation between police and a Bridgeport teenager, and the officers involved have been placed on administrative leave. Investigators say

NYPD Cops Beat Man Who Had His Hands Up, Because They ‘Thought He Stole A Pizza’

New York City Police officers were caught on a grocery store surveillance video beating a young African American man who was holding his hands up. The police say that their

Boynton Beach Police Officer Found Guilty in Beating of Unarmed Man

A jury found Boynton Beach police officer Mike Brown guilty on Thursday of using excessive force in the beating of an unarmed man who was a passenger in a car

[WATCH] Community Activist Claims Euclid Police Brutally Beat Him During Arrest

EUCLID – A man known for helping those who feel targeted by police, was allegedly the target of police brutality last week. Damien Parker is known to many people in

South Carolina Prosecution Group Recommends Law Carrying up to 20-Year Prison Term For Excessive Police Force

A group of South Carolina authorities on Monday suggested that the state create new laws on police uses of force, criminal penalties for officers who run afoul of the guidelines

[WATCH] Innocent Man Beaten and Tased by Kingston Police in Case of Mistaken Identity

Local activists say cell phone video recorded during a 2015 arrest includes new evidence that police used excessive force during the 2015 arrest of Fabian Marshall, 27, of Kingston. “The

[WATCH] Orange County Deputy Loses Immunity For Emptying His Gun Into Motionless Man Then Head-Stomping Him

After a man called Connor Zion experienced several seizures, he became disoriented and attacked some of his family members, who called the police. Orange County, California Deputy Michael Higgins arrived,

‘It’s Worse Than a Wrongful Death.’ Family of Brain-Damaged Man Sues Sacramento Police

The family of a man left with the mental capacity of a preschooler after a March encounter with Sacramento police has filed an excessive force lawsuit against the city. The

[WATCH] Four New Jersey Cops Charged in Beating of Innocent Man Engulfed in Flames

The man with the camera was in shock as he witnessed a man on fire rolling around on the sidewalk after a fiery crash. “Help him out! Help him out!”

Suspect Had His Hands Up While Boynton Beach Cops Beat Him, Fellow Officer Testifies

Three Boynton Beach police officers took part in an illegal “beatdown” of a suspect, then concocted a cover-up when they found out they had been videotaped by a hovering helicopter,

[WATCH] 4 Jersey City Police Officers Indicted in Innocent Man’s Beating After Fiery Crash

JERSEY CITY, New Jersey – Four Jersey City police officers have been indicted in connection with a police chase and fiery crash that involved officers dragging and beating an innocent