Brutality Archive

[WATCH] California Cops Savagely Beat Teen For Recording Police, Caught in Massive Cover Up

Three California cops were caught on camera in a one-minute video (seen below) giving a 16-year old a devastating beating, cracking his legs with a baton and threatening the young

[WATCH] Teenager Brutalized by Grand Rapids Police Will Receive a $95,000 Payout

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — After more than three years of wrangling in federal court, a teen who says he was brutalized by Grand Rapids police will receive a $95,000 payout.

[WATCH] Pittsburgh Police Reviewing Forcible Arrest Near PPG Paints Arena

The Pittsburgh police bureau is reviewing several officers’ forcible restraint of a 47-year-old man late Tuesday near PPG Paints Arena, city public safety spokewoman Sonya Toler said. Video captured at

Jacksonville Sheriff’s Officer Arrested for Beating Handcuffed Teenager Had A Violent History

A Jacksonville sheriff’s officer arrested in the beating of a handcuffed teenager used violence against an overdose victim and a shopper he encountered at a Walmart, according to reports filed

Disturbing Video of St. Louis Police Indiscriminately Pepper Spraying People On The Ground With Hands Up

St. Louis police appear to be engaged in systemic police brutality against both protesters and reporters on the ground. In a video shot on Sunday night, police can be seen

NYPD Cop to Face Charges for Punching Brooklyn Man Over Spilled Drink

An NYPD officer accused of assaulting a Coney Island man over a spilled drink is expected to face criminal charges Monday, sources said. Officer O’Keefe Thompson was already on modified

[WATCH] Ex-Inmate Reaches Settlement After Being Tortured by Guards at Cheatham County Jail

CHEATHAM COUNTY, Tenn. – A lawsuit against the Cheatham County Sheriff’s Office has been dismissed after an ex-inmate has reached a settlement. The lawsuit alleged that three deputies used excessive

[WATCH] No Charges For Lampasas Deputy Seen Punching Man After a Traffic Stop

No criminal charges will be filed against a former Lampasas County sheriff’s deputy seen in a May video punching a man after a traffic stop. A Texas Rangers investigation into

Pennsylvania State Trooper Suspended and Charged With Strangling, Assaulting Woman at Derry Home

A state trooper has been suspended without pay after his arrest in connection with an alleged violent assault on a woman at his Derry Township home this month. Chad Douglas

Rikers Correction Officer Gets 30 Years in Prison for Deadly Beating of Inmate and Trying to Cover Up Assault

A former Rikers correction officer was slammed with a 30 year prison sentence Wednesday for beating an infirm inmate to death — and then trying to cover up the assault.

[WATCH] Ohio Police Officer Suspended After Threatening to ‘Choke The Life Out’ of Suspect

A Columbus police officer has been “relieved from duty” after he allegedly made comments threatening to choke a suspect, Columbus Division of Police Chief Kim Jacobs announced Wednesday. In a

Jurors Acquit Baltimore County Police Officer After Video Shows Him Run Up & Kick Suspect In The Head

After deliberating for about 30 minutes Thursday, a Baltimore County jury acquitted a police officer accused of unlawfully kicking and spitting on a suspect during an arrest that was captured