You’ve read enough news stories, seen enough headlines, and lived in the American police state long enough to be anxious about any encounter with a cop that takes place on the side of the road. The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that driving a vehicle that has a
A Maryland corrections officer was accused of being a high-ranking member of the 8-Trey Crips street gang and indicted on 35 charges, including first-degree attempted murder, drug distribution and smuggling of contraband, state officials announced Thursday. Members of the 8-Trey Crips, who operate in Baltimore City and other areas
Police have warned Christmas party goers to obtain consent before kissing under the mistletoe otherwise they may be guilty of rape. The force, which has 159,000 followers, tweeted on Saturday: “If you bump into that special someone under the mistletoe tonight, remember that without consent it is rape #SeasonsGreetings”.
The decision by police officials to set up only minimal barriers in preparation for the white nationalist rally and then, in one particularly grave case, to withdraw from a “crucial” intersection was among the dozens of mistakes, missteps and failures cited in a damning report commissioned by the city
Stephen “Roz” Rozniakowski, 35, of Norwood, was sentenced to life without the possibility of parole Wednesday after pleading guilty to murder in the first degree for Morrow’s shooting death Dec. 15, 2014. Deputy District Attorney Michael Galantino had been seeking the death penalty, but withdrew that motion Wednesday in
The police officer who was investigating the suicide of a teenage girl, deleted evidence from her phone that showed he contacted her hours before she died. Indianapolis, IN — On the day a teenage police explorer scout committed suicide, she called one of the officers at the department where
Crawford County, GA — A horrifying video was submitted to the Free Thought Project this weekend showing two Georgia cops force a man to cut his own dog’s head off because one of them had just shot it. The video shows that simply because Goodwin refused to cut off
Police killings in the U.S. have come under intensified scrutiny since the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, and the subsequent rise of Black Lives Matter, a protest movement that seeks numerous policy reforms to stop unjust uses of deadly force. No other purposes for this movement appear