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Filming Cops was started in 2010 as a conglomerative blogging service documenting police abuse. The aim isn’t to demonize the natural concept of security provision as such, but to highlight specific cases of State-monopolized police brutality that are otherwise ignored by traditional media outlets.

WATCH: Jury Finds Chico Police Sergeant Not Guilty of Assault After Video Shows Him Choking Handcuffed Suspect

OROVILLE — A Butte County jury Friday found a former Chico police sergeant not guilty of assault in the choke hold of a handcuffed suspect in the back of a

Cops Had A Warrant To Arrest A Stalker. Nine Days Later, He Was Free, And She Was Dead.

Rosemarie Reilly repeatedly begged police for help in the month leading up to her death. Her ex-boyfriend, Jeremy Kelley, had beaten her and held a gun to her head, then

Judge Finds Memphis Illegally Spied on Activists

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – A federal judge in Memphis ruled Friday that the city’s failure to properly train members of its police department caused it to violate a 1978 agreement not

WATCH: Family Seeking $25 Million After Police Report Shows Virginia Driver Killed by Park Police Was Unarmed

Police reports show a northern Virginia man was unarmed when he was shot and killed by U.S. Park Police after a brief car chase last year. Twenty-five-year-old Bijan Ghaisar of

Mountainburg Woman Tased While She Watches Her House Burns Down

MOUNTAINBURG — The Mountainburg police chief was forced to use his taser on a woman as she watched her home burn down, he claims. Charlotte Adam’s home burned to the

Denver Police Sergeant Charged With Assault Has Faced More Than 20 Inappropriate Force Complaints

DENVER — Denver Police Sergeant Joseph Rodarte, who was arrested and charged Thursday with second degree assault, has faced more than 20 complaints of inappropriate force during his career, but

Texas Police Chief Charged With DWI After His Patrol Car Crashes

Three Texas Department of Public Safety troopers noted an odor of alcohol — two were “overwhelmed” by it — coming from Bertram Police Chief James Jay “J.J.” Wilson as they

Pierce County Police Officer Sentenced For Soliciting Sex With Boy

BRUNSWICK, Ga. – A former Pierce County police officer and Ware County high school teacher was sentenced Thursday to more than 10 years in federal prison for paying a 16-year-old

Little Rock Police Officer Arrested on Sexual Assault Charge

A Little Rock police officer was arrested Friday on a sexual assault charge after having a woman perform oral sex on him in a church parking lot in exchange for

Sheriff’s Deputy in Houston Indicted in Killing of Unarmed Man

A former sheriff’s deputy in Houston who shot and killed an unarmed black man who was acting erratically was indicted Thursday on a felony charge. The deputy, Cameron Brewer, encountered

Idaho Prison Inmate Sues, Claims Staff Used Excessive Force

KUNA — An Idaho inmate claims he is still suffering headaches and back pain more than three years after an excessively forceful search by the prison’s emergency response team. Joshua

Tucson Border Patrol Agent Paid Smugglers $650,000 For Cocaine While on Duty

A veteran Border Patrol agent handed over $650,000 to drug traffickers and picked up 90 pounds of cocaine during his late-night shifts at a remote border crossing in Southern Arizona,