revenue generation

The disproportionate targeting of African Americans by police has been a controversial issue for decades. While primarily relegated to the black community itself, the issue has been projected into the mainstream consciousness over the last...

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Earlier this week, video was released of a 2012 high-speed chase involving a motorcyclist that had run a a stop sign and then refused to stop, when a Texas Department of Public Safety trooper, who...

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The Las Vegas Review Journal is the latest media outlet to point out the already painfully obvious tendency toward revenue generation that law enforcement has degenerated into.  Citing current and ex-employees, as well as lawyers...

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Original Daily Record article, here. A man in Roxbury NJ sued the city for failing to fulfill his open records request, when he was pulled over and cited for a window tint violation. Jesse Wolosky,...

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Officers in Whittier, California are suing their employer over claims that the agency forced them to meet quotas, which are illegal under California law. Six officers first spoke out to supervisors and Internal Affairs against...

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This was submitted by an anonymous reader, via the CopBlock.org submissions page. The original story can be found at www.wptz.com. It’s not exactly hard to figure out that Bill Bouvier got railroaded out of $217,...

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Recently, I came across this video while I was doing important research on police accountability issues wasting time on the internets. The original video, which can also be seen below, features Greg Benson (a middle...

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This video was submitted by Tim G, via CopBlock.org’s submission tab. The following is posted in the YouTube description area of the video: Not everything the police do is involved in combating crime, as revenue...

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A reader, named M. Skyy, shared the content below, regarding the service two employees of the Arlington, TX Police Dept. provided for him and his employees. As well as the impact that the revenue generation...

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The content below was captured and shared by Brandon Vreeland, founder of Jackson (MI) Cop Block. As he concludes in the video, “Try doing something selfless. Help someone that may need it. Love each other....

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This article was shared anonymously via CopBlock.org’s submit page. There was a police checkpoint in Lowell, Indiana on August 10, 2013. The Lake County Sheriff’s Department, along with Lowell Police, were stopping people for driving...

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This post was originally published by Tracy Oppenheimer at Reason.com on July 24th. Police officers are not there to protect and serve you. Look, individuals who attempt to prevent any unreasonable arrests are fired! -Kate Auburn, Alabama...

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