Twenty-Six Philadelphia Cops Beat & Tase Unarmed Bicyclist

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This post was shared by Cappa O’Regan via CopBlock.org’s submit page. Date of Interaction: April, 3, 2015 Police Employees Involved: Philadelphia Police 26 Philadelphia Cops Beat & Use Taser On Unarmed Man Who Was Riding His Bike Police can be seen kicking the man who was on the ground and not resisting. Another cop shouts that they […]

Philly Police Jump Defendant Outside Courtroom, Punch Female Public Defender

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At least six Philadelphia police officers jumped and beat a defendant and his female public defender in a hallway outside a Criminal Justice Center courtroom, Friday. The incident started about 11 a.m. when 22-year-old Anthony C. Jones was booted by the court after refusing to remove his hat, the mans assistant public defender, Paula Sen […]

Philly Cop Charged After Wrongfully Arresting War Vet

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Ghost shared this article via CopBlock.org’s submit page. The article, re-posted from RT.com, was originally published March 13, 2014. A Philadelphia, Pennsylvania police officer who has been investigated by internal affairs a dozen times since 2009 has been suspended after being charged this week with false imprisonment and other counts related to a March 2013 incident […]

This Week’s Corrupt Cops Stories

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The content below was originally posted to StopTheDrugWar.org on February 26, 2014 by Phillip Smith _______________________ A drug court probation officer parties down with one of his clients, a Georgia cop goes to prison for ripping off a drug dealer, and so does a Philadelphia cop. Keep an eye on Philly. The stench is really […]

Philadelphia Police STILL Don’t Know the Law

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Edward Yealey shared this post via CopBlock.org’s submit page. I spent the week prior to October 8th as I usually do this time of year, working 13+ hour days putting on concerts and other events. I am an independent sound and lighting tech, and a production manager, something I have done professionally since I was in my teens. […]

Philly Police Encourage Residents to Shoot Unleashed Dogs

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Mike B shared this post via CopBlock.org’s submit page. Our dog was playing in a park when Michael Lopes brought his vicious dog out of his house without a leash. Our dog is a very friendly, playful dog that all the kids in the neighborhood love and play with on a daily basis (we have supporting […]

Jimmy Leocal: Violent Cop Savage!

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I am surprised that Cop Block has never published an article about complained-about Philadelphia police officer James “Jimmy” Leocal. One of Leocal’s violent crimes was CAUGHT ON VIDEO, yet Leocal was cleared by his crooked joke of a police department (which Amnesty International has suggested is tied with Pakistan’s as the world’s most brutal and […]

Jonathan Josey Rehired by Philadelphia Police Force

Elyse Hauser shared this post via CopBlock.org’s submit page. Philadelphia Police Officer Jonathan Josey achieved notoriety for punching a woman in the face during the Puerto Rican Day parade last year – and getting caught on tape. Not only was he found “not guilty” by a biased judge, but he recently has been rehired by […]

Lemonade Vendors Stand Up to Cops, and Win!

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Lemonade Freedom Day is a civil disobedience event held every year, in protest of government agents threatening children for running lemonade stands. This year, activists set up a lemonade stand in Philadelphia, PA. They applied for no permits, they paid no taxes, they just set up a lemonade stand and conducted voluntary trade with passers […]

Cops Frame Kid, Age 11

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‘Victim of Police Crimes‘ shared the following story via CopBlock.org’s ‘submit‘ page. This story is a few years old, but needs telling because it is so outrageously unjust. Only in Philadelphia would police officers frame an innocent fifth grader, 11-year-old Jose Cuevas. School police officer Jose DeLeon suffered a guilty conscience and came forward four […]