We do not “hate cops.” We believe that no one – not even those with badges – has extra rights. The failure to realize and act on that is to our detriment. By focusing the disinfecting light of transparency on public officials we safeguard not just our rights but those of future generations.

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Pittsburgh Cop Tasers a Guy For No Reason

March 28, 2013 | 29 Comments

Submitted by Exador - Video of Pittsburgh cop ordering someone to stop filming, then tasering a guy for apparently no reason, while continuing to order that the filming stop....

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This week, a couple stories that should cause anyone critically thinking to see that those wearing badges aren’t always operating with the best intentions. Story #1 Police Officer in YouTube Video Placed on Paid Leave...

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This Week’s Corrupt Cops Stories

April 3, 2012 | 8 Comments

An ugly strip search scandal brews in Milwaukee, a bogus pot bust get cops in hot water in Pittsburgh, plus a crooked border deputy, a crooked Puerto Rico cop, and a crooked prison guard. Let’s...

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Three Pittsburgh officers were given lengthy paid vacations with overtime pay after beating and torturing an 18-year-old honors student....

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Wednesday Link Roundup

September 22, 2010 | 2 Comments

In Pittsburgh, a drunk cop committed a hit-and-run against a 22-year-old man who was forced to undergo brain surgery as a result of his injuries. The DA decided not to charge the officer for fleeing...

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From Carlos Miller’s Photography is Not a Crime blog: ABC News is the latest national mainstream media news organization to address the growing epidemic of cops using wiretapping charges to arrest people videotaping them. And...

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