Wrongly Arrested in 2009, LOT Set to Return to Jones County, MS

(Originally posted at Liberty On Tour on September 8th.) AUSTIN, TX – Last year when on the road with another project – Motorhome Diaries – Adam and I and our other colleague at the time, Jason Talley, were arrested when traveling through southern Mississippi by Jones County Sheriff’s Deputy James Atkins. Despite the passage of […]

Reason: “Police Chief Busts Guy Who Keeps Drunks Off the Street”

Reason TV put together this great video about Rob Copely, a police chief whose officers are responsible for arresting a man for volunteering rides for drunk people.

Drunk cop with a gun

It’s always fun to watch a drunk cop riding a mechanical bull with a gun on his hip. I bet he felt like a real cowboy. If you or myself did this, wouldn’t we be looking at a judge right now to see how much our bail is going to be? According to KTVB BOISE — An […]

Cop drives drunk and kills someone, not charged with DWI

Update: I was just made aware of a Facebook page about Officer Bisard receiving special treatment. Please join them and show your support. Update 2: Three officers demoted. According to the thetowntalk.com Public Safety Director Frank Straub and Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Chief Paul Ciesielski say officer David Bisard, 36, received “absolutely no deference” from fellow officers Aug. 6 after […]

Man arrested for volunteering to drive drunk people home

In Quincy, Illinois, police showed their commitment to public safety by arresting a man they caught committing the heinous crime of driving drunk people home free of charge.

Video of “Keene City Council Drinking Game”

Sam Dodson put together this video with footage captured by multiple cameras of the “Keene City Council Drinking Game” that I discussed the other day.

FreeKeene.com bloggers arrested, make international news


Ian Freeman and Sam Dodson, both of whom blog over at FreeKeene.com, were arrested at a Keene City Council meeting last Thursday.

Cracked: “6 Completely Legal Ways The Cops Can Screw You”

From Cracked.com We are so lucky to be living in an era of law when it’s no longer common for, say, suspects to be interrogated with live cobras tied to the ends of nightsticks. Unfortunately, there are still many colorful ways the police can royally screw you while Lady Justice shrugs. For instance, you might […]

“Illegal photography” arrest leads to lawsuit

From The Raw Story: A Texas man has sued his local police department, saying he was arrested for taking a picture of a police officer when the officer entered his home without permission. According to the lawsuit (PDF), Sgt. Justin Alderete of the Sealy, Texas, police department arrived at the home of Francisco Olvera in […]

A future reality TV star is born in Dallas

This one is wrong on so many levels. Is there ever a job applicant that comes into a police department these days that they actually pass on? Well, besides applicants that score too high on an IQ test… Off-duty Dallas (TX) police officer Kelly Beemer had apparently wanted to drive herself home from a bar […]