New Video of Illegal Arrest and Pepper Spray in Saratoga Springs, NY

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You all might recall a story that Ademo did about Capital District Cop Block Founder, Adam Rupeka, being illegally arrested and pepper sprayed for giving Saratoga Springs Police Officer Nathan Baker the bird on May 16, 2015.  New video has been uploaded to YouTube that demonstrates just how badly Adam’s rights were violated. In the […]

Ademo Featured on Keeler in the AM from New York


Monday morning I was a guest for a segment on Keeler in the AM, a radio station based out of Saratoga, New York. The bulk of the interview is regarding Contributor, Adam Rupeka, who was peppered sprayed, arrested and then had all charges dropped after he flipped off a cop. Listen to the interview below. VIDEO OF […]

VA. Deputy Charged After Dash-Cam Shows Him “Maliciously Wound,” Arrest Ex-Girlfriend


A Virginia sheriff’s deputy was arrested Thursday and is being held without bond after dash-cam footage revealed what really happened during a June traffic stop last year. That video has not yet been made public but prosecutors say Dinwiddie County Deputy Michael Green pulled over his estranged girlfriend, pulled her out of her car and […]

VA Police Tase, Mace Unresponsive Motorist – He Was Having a Stroke


Body-cam footage has emerged showing a Virginia police officer deploying a Taser and pepper spray on an unresponsive man having a stroke, accused of wrecking his vehicle earlier this month. Police say 34-year-old David Washington was driving a silver Hyundai on Jefferson Davis Highway in Fredericksburg, where he ran over the median and struck a […] Contributor Pepper Sprayed and Arrested for Giving Cop the Bird


Adam Rupeka is the founder of Capital District CopBlock, a CopBlock Network contributor and overall pain in the butt to law enforcement all over New York. His specialty is conducting First Amendment audits of government buildings, like jails, police stations, and federal buildings, but recently he found himself the victim of an illegal traffic stop. […]

Tulsa Police Pepper Spray & Taser Man Who Drops Chip

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A man in Tulsa was standing on a sidewalk eating potato chips while police questioned others nearby. The man drops a single chip and police react with pepper spray and a taser for egregious crime of littering with intent to snack. The man is approached first by one officer, who in just a matter of […]

Minneapolis Police Officer Sprays Child at Protest

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On Wednesday May 13th activists took to the streets of Minneapolis to protest the decision of of a Wisconsin police department who has decided not to press any charges in the highly questionable killing of Tony Robinson by police. Even though there were no reports of aggression and the protest was peaceful, a police officer sprayed […]

Alton, Illinois Officer Pepper Sprays Handcuffed Teens

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Video has recently been released which shows an Alton, Illinois police officer as he pepper sprays two teens who are handcuffed and in custody at the Alton Police Headquarters. According to KTLA5: The video, dated Jan. 26, 2015, shows two teens sitting in a holding area at the Alton Police Department. An officer walks in, says […]

Resource Officer Pepper Sprays Student For Non-Compliance With Teacher


The family of a Pennsylvania “emotional support” student is suing a Bradford Area High School Resource Officer for allegedly handcuffing and pepper spraying their son after he refused to comply with a teacher. The lawsuit alleges that on March 14, 2014, the student, identified only as 17-year-old T.K., was in his life skills/emotional support class […]

Deputy Embarrassed at New Year 2015 Checkpoint by CopBlocker (Video)


The video and text below were sent to us, via’s submission tab, by Chris K – who’s also a “Film The Police” contest winner: As we were driving closer to the checkpoint, one of the officers shouted to her buddies, “Cop Block!” before we were stopped by Deputy Vanderveer, who is currently employed […]