Brutality Archive

WATCH: Ohio Inmate Deaths Reveal “Torturous” Use of Tasers

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Corporal Matthew Stice pointed his Taser at Martini Smith’s bare chest. Smith was 20 years old, pregnant and stripped nearly naked, standing in a cell in the

WATCH: 5 Officers Indicted in Violent Beating of Harris County Inmate

HOUSTON – The announcement by the Harris County District Attorney’s Office today brought relief, but also a sense of frustration. Attorney Don Kidd said it took more than a year

Baltimore Officials to Pay $147,000 to Settle Excessive Force Suit Against Police

Baltimore officials are set to pay $147,000 to settle an excessive force lawsuit against five police officers. The Board of Estimates, which is controlled by Mayor Catherine Pugh, is set

Euclid Cop Fired After Controversial Traffic Stop Video Sued Again For Kicking Man Yelling For Help

CLEVELAND, Ohio – A Euclid police officer who was fired after video of a violent traffic stop went viral has been sued by a second man who claims the officer

WATCH: Winnipeg Police Officer Slaps 12 Year Old Boy

Cellphone video showing a Winnipeg police officer allegedly hitting a 12-year-old boy was a key piece of evidence used to charge the officer with assault. The original raw video, obtained

Body Cam Video: Euclid Police Facing Another Complaint of Excessive Force

EUCLID, Ohio- A suburban Cleveland police department is once again under fire. Just like before, the whole incident is captured on video. The Euclid Police Department is facing another complaint

WATCH: Graphic Body Cam Footage Shows Tased Suspect’s Deadly Altercation With Police

SANTA ANA — On the heels of a scathing report on its use of excessive force, an Orange County police department is facing further criticism following the release of graphic

WATCH: Opa-Locka Police Officer Breaks Teenage Boy’s Jaw at Church

OPA-LOCKA, Fla. – An Opa-locka police officer has been accused of punching a teenage boy, breaking his jaw. Broward County sheriff’s deputies said Lowrie Simon, 37, attacked 17-year-old Kristian Stanley

WATCH: Man Who Tried to Pay Ticket With Pennies Gets Choked by Guard and Defecates Himself

ROYAL OAK, Mich. – When Anthony Sevy got a parking ticket in Royal Oak, he wasn’t pleased. When he went to pay his ticket with pennies, he was turned away,

Watch: Kentucky Cop Assaults, Arrests Innocent Man For Saying Cops Abuse Their Power

In Lebanon Junction, Kentucky, a man in the process of moving to Kansas was arrested after a police officer took offence to his words, even after the officer told the

WATCH: Two Killeen Police Officers Face Brutality Suit Over ‘Body Slam’ of KISD Student

The family of a former Gateway High School student filed a federal brutality suit Tuesday after a Killeen officer allegedly body slammed the teen outside of a Killeen school district

Man Mistaken For Burglar Shot by Police Then Shackled to Hospital Bed and Barred From Seeing Family

After mistaking him for a burglar and shooting him twice, police charged Lyndo Jones with evading arrest, shackled him to his Dallas hospital bed and blocked family members from visiting