Wauwatosa Chief Denounces Body Cam’s In 2014, Department Suppresses Killing In 2016

The tragic slaying of 25 year old Jay Anderson, if nothing else, highlights Wauwatosa PD’s lack of transparency. It’s been

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No Duty to Protect in Fairfax; the Hatchet Man and the Helicopter Pilot

This is the second of two Sunshine Week articles highlighting some of the things Northern Virginia Cop Block uncovered using

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Fun with FOIA — John Geer, Natasha McKenna, and Why Can’t FCPD Cops Drive?

This is the first of two articles for Sunshine Week, an annual event which promotes open government and freedom of

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SB 552: The Dawn of Virginia’s Secret Police

We’ve been hearing a lot about criminal justice reform, a movement with support from both republicans and democrats who acknowledge

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Virginia Senate Passes Bill That Exempts Cops From FOIA Requirements

On Monday, the Virginia Senate passed a bill that would keep the names of police officers in the state a

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Questionable FBI Surveillance Aircraft Fleet Outed by Coalition of Journalists, Activists, And Techies

The following post was submitted to the CopBlock Network by Isiah Holmes, who has been featured several times previously on

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Breaking Update: Chicago PD Threatened Laquan McDonald Witnesses; Fabricated Statements

Three witnesses to the Laquan McDonald murder in Chicago have come forward stating that they were intimidated and threatened for

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Chicago Police Release Burger King Video of Laquan McDonald Shooting – Minus 80 Minutes

After the Chicago Tribune filed a Freedom of Information Act request, the Chicago police released surveillance footage from a Burger

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Bullied by Police Over a Facebook Post in Maine

The content included within this post was received anonymously via the CopBlock.org Submissions page. Date of Incident: November 23,2015 Officers

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The Surveillance State Couldn’t Prevent The Paris Attacks – So Why Expand It?

In the wake of the unfortunate and diabolical terrorist attacks perpetrated in Paris, the international surveillance and intelligence communities have

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Confirmed: IRS Using Stingray Cell-Site Simulators To Track You

A USA Today investigation published in late 2013 first revealed that police departments across the country were utilizing whats been

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Attorney: Officers Name Kept Secret 3 Years After Shooting To Avoid Lawsuit

Almost three years after a South Carolina police officer shot a man twice during a raid, the Fairfield County sheriff’s

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