Two Brothers Allege They Were Framed To Protect A Police Drug Ring
The court papers filed Wednesday are the latest in a series of legal challenges questioning the police work of retired detective Reynaldo Guevara, who has been accused of framing more than 50 people for murder. Guevara has never been charged with a crime.
Here's Why BuzzFeed News Is Publishing Thousands Of Secret NYPD Documents
BuzzFeed News is making public a huge cache of the New York Police Department's disciplinary records, revealing for the first time which employees have been charged with misconduct and what punishment, if any, they have received. The information is an important tool for people accused of crimes and for officers who feel they were punished excessively, but the department has fought hard to keep it secret.
Two White Police Officers Will Not Be Charged In The Shooting Death Of Alton Sterling
The Louisiana Attorney General's Office said Tuesday it will not pursue charges against the two officers who fatally shot Alton Sterling, a 37-year-old black man. The decision comes nearly 11 months after the Justice Department made the same decision.
Responding To BuzzFeed News NYPD Investigation, Top Officials Call For Change
After revelations that New York City police officers who lie, steal, and assault people are allowed to keep their jobs, Mayor Bill de Blasio, Police Commissioner James O’Neill, and lawmakers said it should be easier for citizens to learn about NYPD discipline.
Secret NYPD Files: Officers Who Lie And Brutally Beat People Can Keep Their Jobs
Internal NYPD files show that hundreds of officers who committed the most serious offenses — from lying to grand juries to physically attacking innocent people — got to keep their jobs, their pensions, and their tremendous power over New Yorkers' lives. A BuzzFeed News investigation.
Sex Workers Who Go To The Police After Being Robbed Or Assaulted Are Finding Themselves Under Investigation
Sex workers and entertainers claim that police are more interested in criminalising them than investigating crimes committed against them, and also have reported vastly different approaches in policing up and down the country.
Judge Blasts NYC And NYPD For Failing To Turn Over Evidence In Brutality Case
In a highly unusual step, a federal judge said that NYC’s failure to hand over evidence or investigate civil rights violations was so egregious she recommended an immediate end to the dispute in the alleged victim’s favor.
A Cop Has Been Fired For Writing "Hahahaha Love This" On A Facebook Post About The Deadly Car Attack In Charlottesville
The Massachusetts police officer was terminated over comments he made in response to an article about the deadly car attack on counterprotesters at a white supremacist rally in Virginia.
This Is What It's Like When Your Only Child Dies In Police Custody
James Herbert died after being restrained by officers and left naked in a cell. As a bill calls for changes when force is used with people with mental illness, his father said: "We're not going to get accountability, so let's focus on making the world better for people who are vulnerable."