Police Are Sensitive; Easily Upset by Words and Hand Gestures


What’s going on with police lately? They seem to be on emotional high alert and prone to lose their cool over spoken words and/or hand gestures. In the last ten days I’ve published three separate stories where police officers have arrested, harassed and peppered sprayed (links are to each story or see end of post) people who either […]

Swearing Is NOT A Crime; “It is today” says Cincinnati Cop (VIDEO)


[UPDATED: I’ve updated this post at 12:39 pm on Monday, May 25th, to include local news coverage and picture of ticket] Forest Thomer sent me an email today saying, “I was arrested yesterday for calling myself a motherfucker in public.” If you think you might know the name Forest Thomer, you may, he was featured […]

Canadian City Makes Online Insults Of Police, Local Officials Illegal


A town in southwestern Quebec criminalized online insults of police and municipal officials after the town-council voted unanimously in favor of the measure yesterday. In Granby, Que., a town with about 60,000 residents situated 80 kilometres east of Montreal, it was already illegal to insult local government employees. Monday however, the town council strengthened that bylaw […]

MEET HERB: The Most Controversial CopBlocker Yet (VIDEO)

Herb Newton

Herb Newton definitely turned some heads when he joined myself and others “CopBlocking the Zanesville Police”. His outspoken, loud and (at times) aggressive – not in the physical sense – approach to CopBlocking even spurred a reaction amongst other CopBlockers. That’s why I decided to sit down with Herb, hoping to help myself (and others), to understand […]

Ademo Released: The Network Prevails

Pending Wiretapping Charges (again) Update

SHORT OVERVIEW: Thanks to the many calls, logical thinking of Judge Joseph, and the planned efforts by those here in Ohio, I was released from jail after one day of incarceration. There is no doubt in my mind that I would have remained in jail for 5 days, if it weren’t for the calls to […]

Florida CopBlocker Tells Cops OFF – (VIDEO)


Meet Mike Burns, the founder of Central Florida CopBlock and professional police videographer, who’s been holding police accountable with his camera for the past 4 years. Recently Mike decided to join the CopBlock Network as a contributor, focusing primarily on the video aspect, and compiled the compilation video above of times where he’s been pushed too far by those with badges. […]

Dance, Dance Revolution Protest at Insert Coins Las Vegas- Feb. 26, 2015 (Update)

Dance Dance Revolution at Insert Coins

The following press release is being issued by Nevada Cop Block, Southern Nevada Watchdogs, and the Sunset Activist Collective in regards to an event being held in response to a Feb. 12, 2015 incident, in which a man was beaten by security guards employed by Insert Coins on the public sidewalk in front of their […]

Dustin McCaskill’s Arrest Shows Value of True Accountability at Cop Block

Dustin Mccaskill

Note: This was originally posted at the Nevada Cop Block website by Kelly W. Patterson. Also, since this was written it was revealed that Dustin’s mother was actually the one that turned him into the police in an email, in which she stated, “I’m not sure if he’s safe to ever be in the general […]

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

LVMPD beating man in downtown Las Vegas bar

**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 […]

Brian Sumner Arrested for Filming Cops (Call Flood Request) *Updated*

Resisting Arrest

Update: Charges Dismissed Against Brian Sumner Brian Sumner has reported via the FaceBook event page that his charges were dropped He also stated: “Its all thanks to you. I wish everyone of you could have seen the DAs face. My lawyer told me that she wasn’t sure if the DA was going to inner (sic) […]