The overwhelming majority of the 50,000 SWAT team raids conducted every year are to serve arrest or search warrants. Many of those warrants are for nonviolent crimes. A Columbia Missouri SWAT team demonstrated this fact when they raided a family home all to find less than a few grams of cannabis. Columbia Missouri’s ridiculous use […]
A badge doesn’t mean you are above the law as the Sheriff in this first video learned. I actually think is was great how the arresting officer waited until he was in his own county before making the stop. This second video is around five years old but it shows the same train of though some officers have on […]
(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 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.
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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.
Ian Freeman and Sam Dodson, both of whom blog over at FreeKeene.com, were arrested at a Keene City Council meeting last Thursday.
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 […]