Video Shows Police in Riverside CA Beating Defenseless Man at Walmart

RIVERSIDE WAL MART POLICE BEAT HOMELESS MAN

Residents of the Los Angeles suburb of Riverside recently captured video footage of police brutally beating a homeless man for no apparent reason. The man being beaten is clearly no threat to the much larger, healthier and violence-versed officers. Yet that doesn’t prevent them from hitting, elbowing, kneeing and kicking the man as he pleads […]

Clovis, California Police Accused of Excessive Force

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Police in Clovis, California are facing a lawsuit stemming from accusations of excessive force during a public drunkenness arrest. Video of the incident appears to corroborate the accusations made by arrestees Travis and Justin Smith and their lawyer, Jeff Hammerschmidt. According to KFSN TV Fresno: [Police delivered] A shot to the head and a knee […]

Las Vegas Police Promise “Fundamental Policy Changes” after Dominic Gennarino Beating **UPDATE**

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**This is an update to a previous post on the Nevada Cop Block website, which was entitled, “LVMPD Beat Man for ‘Not Moving Fast Enough.’” It was also cross posted on CopBlock.org under the title, “Las Vegas Police Beat Man for ‘Not Moving Fast Enough.’” (The original post has been included below for reference.)** On […]

Rochester, NY Woman who was Beaten by Cop is Indicted by Grand Jury; African-American Community Continues to be Silent

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  Rochester, NY Police officer Lucas Krull, before punching pregnant woman in head.   By Davy V. They lined up in their Sunday’s best. Only it was a Friday. Over a dozen African-American Rochester, NY clergy members spoke in front of news cameras and denounced the beating of a pregnant African-American woman, by RPD officer […]

Rochester, NY Police officer Caught on Video Beating Pregnant Woman

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  By Davy V. A video which has surfaced on YouTube shows a Rochester, NY Police officer beating a pregnant woman. The woman is heard yelling “You’re going to kill my baby!”, seconds before the Rochester Police officer is seen driving the woman into a wooden porch railing. The RPD officer is then seen punching […]

Federal Jury Finds City of Chicago Responsible for “Code of Silence” in Chicago Police Department

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The following, submitted by Joe, was originally posted at Truth-Out.org. On February 17, 2007, an intoxicated off-duty Chicago police officer, Anthony “Tony” Abbate walked behind the bar of Jesse’s Shortstop Inn and pummeled, punched and stomped 125-pound bartender Karolina Obrycka. Her “crime” was to refuse serving any more liquor to the burly Abbate because he […]

Occupy Oakland: footage shows police beating ‘peaceful’ Iraq war veteran

Via Guardian The video shows Kayvan Sabehgi being hit numerous times by an officer clad in riot gear Link to this video Video footage has emerged of a police officer beating an Iraq war veteran so hard that he suffered a ruptured spleen in an apparently unprovoked incident at a recent Occupy protest in California. The […]

Berkeley Police Violently Attack College Kids With Batons 11/9/11

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According to SFGATE.COM Dozens of campus police in riot gear descended on students in a violent confrontation outside UC Berkeley’s Sproul Hall on Wednesday and arrested seven protesters as they tried to set up an “Occupy Cal” encampment. The protesters were among about 1,000 students, faculty and Occupy activists participating in a statewide protest that […]

Update on Kelly Thomas murder

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As Ademo posted earlier, two Fullerton PD officers have been charged in the killing of Kelly Thomas. Prosecutors have begrudgingly dealt a couple of charges to appease the angry masses, months after Mr. Thomas’ death. Officer Manny Ramos was charged with one count of second-degree murder and one count of involuntary manslaughter. It should come […]