Bald Knob, AR Firearm Arrest; Police Chief Angrily Insists Open Carry is Illegal

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This post was originally submitted by Richard Gray, via the Cop Block.org submissions page. The original Facebook post that contained the video from the Bald Knob Police Department interrogation tape can be found here. Date of Incident: May 24, 2015 Officer(s) Involved: Chief of Police Erek Balentine, at least two other unidentified police officers Department […]

Social Media Study Reveals Half Of Americans Hate Their Police Dept.

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With the rise of digital technology, it has become easier and easier to document the transgressions of state enforcers like police – so it is no surprise that according to a social media analysis by drug treatment and awareness website drugabuse.com, almost half of Americans hate their local police department. The study found that a […]

Meddling Kids: And They Would Have Gotten Away With It … 8/3/15

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Every week at CopBlock.org we bookmark many stories of police abuse, corruption and brutality; as well as other stories of an entire justice system gone awry. Unfortunately we do not get to write about all of them in detail due to time constraints. Yet we often feel like we forgot something at the end of […]

Update: Special Prosecutor Named to Investigate Death of Judge’s Toddler

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Update:  A special prosecutor has been named to investigate the case of the Juvenile Court Judge that left his toddler son in a hot car for four hours to die.   Scott Ellington, the prosecuting attorney for the 2nd Judicial District, has been named to investigate the case. The autopsy on Thomas Naramore has been […]

Earle, AR Police Officer, Thomas Crutcher, Shoots Man in Memphis; Post $75,000 Bail in Morning

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The details on the story are still unclear but what is known is that Thomas Crutcher is an Earle, Arkansas police officer who was off duty last night when he shot another man. The shooting took place at the Masonic Lodge in Memphis, which is about 30 minutes from Earle, after Crutcher and his victim […]

Arkansas Deputy Fired After Video Shows Him Kicking Suspect

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An Arkansas sheriff’s deputy was fired Friday after Faulkner County police officials said he exhibited “excessive force” in a filmed May 4 arrest following a high speed pursuit. Faulkner County sheriff’s deputies stopped driver Harry Martin and passenger Christopher Cummings for a traffic infraction before being led on a 125 mph chase from Mayflower to […]

Former Jacksonville, Arkansas DARE Officer Just Says “Yes” to Drugs

Former DARE Officer Arrested for Drugs

In what has become somewhat of a trend recently, yet another cop has been busted in a drug sting, this time in Jacksonville, Arkansas. The extra bit of irony in this particular instance involves the fact that Donald Bredenberg was actually a former D.A.R.E. officer. So, in case you’re the one person on this continent that […]

Man Fatally Shot by Jonesboro AR Police In His Own Home Now Identified

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Wednesday, Jonesboro, AR Chief of Police, Rick Elliot, publicly identified Patrolman First Class Heath Loggains of the Jonesboro PD as the man who took the life of 31 yr old Christopher Grant Finley on Tuesday night after a dispatch call led police to his home, where they state he was allegedly shouting in his front yard with […]

NEW GROUPS!! Denmark, AL, AR, CA, IL, MI, MT, PA, and WA

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The groups below are now included on the page CopBlock.org/Groups, as well as the map embedded on that page, to make it easier for individuals in their respective communities to connect and collaborate with those around them to affect a positive change. The purpose of this post is much the same – to make more […]

Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Personnel Claim The Impossible

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Who killed Victor White III? Which employee of the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Outfit will be the first to speak out? From AddictingInfo.org: According to statements made by Louisiana State Police immediately after the incident, on March 2nd, 2014, 22 year old Victor White, III, of New Iberia, Louisiana, was stopped by police. Police suspected White […]