Tag Archives: police brutality

Alarming Survey Shows 1 in 5 Cops “Angry,” Support “More Physical & Aggressive Policing”

By Justin Gardner | The Free Thought Project As video recordings of police encounters have risen exponentially over recent years, we’ve witnessed a wide range of behaviors in cops. While some do act nobly — such as saving a life or de-escalating a situation — far too many cops behave in inexplicable, even barbaric, ways […]

Graphic Video Shows Cops Corner Mentally Ill, Legally Blind Man and ‘Execute’ Him

By Matt Agorist | The Free Thought Project Fontana, CA — James Hall, 47, is legally blind, mentally ill, and now dead — after being executed by police officers with the Fontana Police Department. The execution happened in a convenience store and was captured on the store’s surveillance cameras. The video also contradicts the lies […]

Cop Receives Unprecedented LIFE SENTENCE for Tasering Handcuffed Man — to Death

Very good news…~TS By Claire Bernish | The Free Thought Project East Point, GA — In an unprecedented win for police accountability, a former East Point police officer was sentenced to life in prison for murder while is partner was sentenced to 18 months — for killing a man by excessively tasing him. According to […]

Court Rules Police Can Legally Execute Your Dog if It Does Anything But Sit Silently

Some people aren’t going to sit and watch somebody kill their dog, all I’m saying…~TS By Jack Burns | The Free Thought Project The United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit concluded Monday that police officers are justified in killing citizens’ pets — even if those animals are not attacking or attempting to […]

Cop Pulls Gun on Cashier and Customers in McDonald’s Because Food Took Too Long

By John Vibes | The Free Thought Project New York, NY — This weekend, US Marshal Charles Brown showed up drunk to a McDonald’s location in Brooklyn and then pointed his gun at the cashier and several customers because his food was not being prepared quickly enough. Brown was off-duty at the time. According to […]

Cop Kicked Man to Death Then Framed a Picture of News Article to Hang Over Bed as a Trophy

By The Free Thought Project MANHATTAN (CN) — A federal jury delivered a guilty-on-all-counts verdict Thursday against a former corrections officer who kicked an inmate at Rikers Island to death. Ronald Spear died on Dec. 19, 2012, in the infirmary at Rikers Island where he had sought treatment for his late-stage renal and kidney disease. […]

Disturbing Video Shows Cops Tie Man to Chair, Beat Him Until He Goes Unconscious and Blind

Stop resisting as I hit you on the head, stop resisting as I hit you on the head, stop resisting as I hit you on the head, take the beating, shut the fuck up and don’t move…~TS By Matt Agorist | The Free Thought Project Eastpointe, MI — ‘Stop Resisting’ are the infamous words of […]

Cops Get Off Scot Free Despite Shattering Handcuffed Man’s Face, Cracking His Skull On Video

By Matt Agorist | The Free Thought Project Las Cruces, NM — Two Las Cruces cops were caught on video, severely beating a handcuffed man, and they will face no consequences for their crimes. The victim, Ross Flynn was in jail for being accused of pulling a gun on his neighbor — a crime of […]

Cop Arrested for Raping Domestic Assault Victim and Forcing Her to Drink His Urine

By Matt Agorist | The Free Thought Project Johnson County, AR — Former deputy Robert Retford, with the Johnson County Sheriff’s Department was arrested Monday on charges of sexual assault. His alleged victim was apparently seeking help from the deputy when she said he beat her, raped her and defecated on her, and made her […]

13yo Girl Shot in the Face, Tribal Elder in Critical Condition as Police Assault DAPL Protesters

By Claire Bernish | The Free Thought Project Cannon Ball, ND — Last night, water protectors near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, attempted to clear Highway 1806 of burned-out military vehicles and wound up under an all-out assault by heavily militarized police, who used tear gas, mace, concussion grenades, rubber bullets, and water cannons — in […]

‘F**k this Guy, I’m Going to Hit Him’ — Cop Records Himself Trying to Kill Mentally Ill Man With Patrol Car

By Claire Bernish | The Free Thought Project Sacramento, CA— “Fuck this guy,” an officer can be overheard saying before veering his patrol car directly toward a homeless man in the midst of a mental health crisis. “I’m going to hit him.” “Okay, go for it. Go for it,” his partner affirms. Sent to the scene […]

VIDEO: Cop Was Beating Unarmed Man So Bad, His Fellow Officer Tried to Stop It — But Failed

I’m glad this asshole resigned, he should have been charged with assault. I think the guy got the hint after the first blow to the head with the knightstick. We live in a socially engineered fucked up violent world…~TS By Andrew Emett  | The Free Thought Project Houston, TX – Captured on surveillance video using […]

Graphic Video Shows Cops Push Woman’s Door Open, Allow Her Dog Out and Kill It

If an officer knocks on your door, keep him outside of your house. If you need to go back into the house or if you walk out of the house to talk to them always shut the door behind you and lock it, leaving the officer(s) outside. Never leave the door to your house cracked […]

Video Released Showing Police Kill Innocent Unarmed Father With His Hands Up

By Claire Bernish | The Free Thought Project Tulsa, OK — Tulsa Police Officer Betty Shelby fatally shot 40-year-old Terence Crutcher Friday night when he experienced car trouble after leaving night classes at Tulsa Community College — and now, dash cam video of the shooting shows the man’s arms were in the air when Shelby took his […]

Mom Paints Massive Sign on Garage Door to Prevent Cops from Killing Her Autistic Son

By Matt Agorist  | The Free Thought Project Las Vegas, NV — In America, if you are mentally challenged, you have a 1,600 percent higher chance of being killed by police. Because of this shocking truth, a Las Vegas mother has gone to extraordinary lengths to ensure cops don’t kill her autistic son. She has […]

Innocent Family Sues After Cops Broke Into Home, Shot Dad, Killed the Dog, Then Shot Each Other

This is what happens when you give a gun, a badge, and a uniform (clown outfit) to assholes who have double digit IQs…~TS By Claire Bernish  | The Free Thought Project DeKalb, GA — Police in DeKalb, Georgia, have yet to explain why they broke into the wrong home last August, killed a dog, shot […]

How the System Gets People to Conform & Accept Police State Brutality

Of course right now if you say anything against the action of an officer, Dallas will be invoked against you, as if 7/7/16 is some kind of magical hall pass for all police brutality ever after, but here are a few random thoughts… There’s a huge push on social media right now for people to […]

Police Murder Because They Are Trained To Murder. The Militarization of Law Enforcement

By Paul Craig Roberts | Institute for Political Economy In response to my request for information on US police training (http://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2016/07/08/why-dallas-happened-paul-craig-roberts/), readers have sent in a variety of information that seems to fit together. I am going to assemble it as best I can as a working hypothesis or provisional account. Perhaps a former or […]

VIDEO: Cop Loses it On Exotic Dancer, Drags Her Down Stairs by Her Hair, Smashes in Her Face

By Claire Bernish | The Free Thought Project Providence, RI — Cellphone video of a brutal arrest by Providence, Rhode Island, Police on May 23 is being reviewed by the department after Mayor Jorge Elorza questioned whether the use of force would be considered excessive. ‘Excessive,’ however, could be considered a major understatement whether or […]