Quantcast
Home » Topics » police officer (Page 2)

Massachusetts cop arrests ‘welfare bum’ who recorded his F-bomb rant with an iPhone

Authorities said a Massachusetts man violated the state’s wiretapping law by recording a police officer cursing into his cell phone while working a street detail. Officers arrested 51-year-old George Thompson, of Fall River, on one count each of unlawful wiretap and resisting arrest, reported WPRI-TV. Police disciplined the arresting officer,…

Cell phone video shows Virginia cop helping daughter avoid DUI charges, witnesses say

Witnesses say a Richmond, Virginia, police officer helped his daughter avoid drunken driving charges early Sunday morning after she nearly struck some pedestrians after running two stop signs. Residents had gone outside about 12:30 a.m. after someone struck a parked SUV when they saw another driver speed through a stop…

Kansas investigators release video of firefighter’s deadly brawl with police officer

Police investigators have released cell phone video of a fight between an off-duty police officer and a newly-married firefighter which led to the death of the firefighter, according to the LA Times. On Dec 1 of last year, Kansas City police officer Donald Hubbard, who was off-duty but in uniform…

Cop harasses photographer, steals his cellphone battery and tries to get YouTube to pull the video

Recording a police officer in public isn't a crime. Well, it isn't anything a cop can cite or arrest you for doing. Instead, a bunch of vague infractions are listed in hopes that something will stick and deter future citizen recordings. Shawn Randall……

Authorities detain teen gunman who killed two during standoff at Moscow school

A teenage student shot a teacher and a police officer dead, taking more than 20 other children hostage at a school in Russia’s capital Moscow on Monday, before he was disarmed and detained. The attacker entered the school, which is located in the north of the city, carrying a rifle.…

Grand jury indicts North Carolina police officer in fatal shooting of unarmed black man

A North Carolina police officer was indicted in the shooting death of an unarmed man who had crashed his car after prosecutors presented the case to a second grand jury. Police Officer Randall Kerrick was indicted Monday on one count of voluntary manslaughter, reported the Charlotte Observer, just one week…

Ukrainians outraged after policeman filmed abusing naked protester in freezing cold weather

A member of Ukraine’s elite Berkut riot police force assaulted and humiliated a naked protester after he was detained in freezing cold temperatures in Kiev, according to a video posted Thursday. The Ukrainian interior ministry swiftly apologised for the horrific incident, which recalled notorious prisoner abuse scandals like that at…

The worst police misconduct of 2013

Police officers are heroes. They voluntarily put themselves in harm’s way to serve and protect every citizen, and society grants them powers above and beyond the average citizen to achieve their mission. Unfortunately, this power can be abused, turning the heroes into villains. Extra power, in a free society, must…

Muslim fanatics found guilty of murdering British soldier

Two Muslim fanatics were found guilty Thursday of murdering a British soldier whom they butchered in broad daylight on a London street. Lee Rigby was knocked down by a car and then nearly decapitated as Michael Adebolajo, 29, and Michael Adebowale, 22, hacked him to death with a meat cleaver…

Scientologist pleads guilty in sovereign citizen plot to kidnap and kill a police officer

A former high-ranking Scientologist pleaded guilty Thursday in connection with a plot to kill Las Vegas police officers to advance her sovereign citizen views. Devon Newman, a former paralegal and public relations director of Scientology’s “Celebrity Center,” accepted a plea agreement on conspiracy to commit false imprisonment, a gross misdemeanor…

Google+