Newly-released footage shows the alleged beating of Cortez Bufford last April. An officer can be heard pointing out a camera was rolling before switching it off.
The lawsuit follows U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara’s report that found the jails at Rikers Island are violent and unsafe for adolescent male inmates.
Inside the Justice Department’s shocking and appalling report on the Cleveland Police.
Three officers pinned the teenage girl down because she refused to give up her cell phone. The school district is investigating the incident.
“Defendants took up arms and, in militaristic displays of force and weaponry, engaged U.S. Citizens as if they were war combatants,” the suit claims.
The Manhattan U.S. Attorney’s Office released the findings of a more than two-year study of Rikers Island that found the jails to be an extremely violent and unsafe place for adolescent inmates. “Our investigation has shown, for adolescents, Rikers is broken.”
Andy Lopez was shot seven times by the deputy who mistook the teen’s pellet gun for a real rifle.
A city council meeting in Albuquerque, N.M., descended into chaos Monday as activists took over and demanded the arrest of the city’s police chief. Twenty-five people have been killed by the police since 2010.
Questions about the Tucson Police Department’s handling of unruly crowds at the University Of Arizona.
Considering the behavior of certain police lately, this photo is oozing with righteous schadenfreude. This anonymous Chilean activist just delivered the taint shot heard round the world. Kick whichever ass you choose with our handy Photo Editor at the bottom of the page!
Lieutenant John Pike has already become a meme, so it only goes to follow that he’d have his own fake Twitter. SPRAAAAYYYYYY!!!!