This May Marlon Brown found himself being chased by police for an alleged seat belt violation. He stopped his car, and tried to get away on foot. Two of the three pursuing police cars broke off pursuit; the third ran him over. This is dashboard camera video from that third cruiser.
In January, Robert Ethan Saylor–a 26-year-old Maryland man with Down syndrome–was killed at a movie theatre after an altercation with three law enforcement officers.
An Ottawa police sergeant has pleaded not guilty to a count of sexual assault stemming from an incident which took place four years ago. Sgt. Steven Desjourdy is accused of cutting off an arrested woman’s shirt and bra, and leaving her in a cell, with pants soiled, for three hours.
One of the two on-duty Fullerton police officers slated to stand trial for the killing of homeless schizophrenic Kelly Thomas has been officially kicked off the police force.
A 23-person grand jury in White Plains, NY, voted against an indictment in the Kenneth Chamberlain case, after hearing testimony from 42 people, The Daily Pelham reported. Chamberlain, 68, was fatally shot by police in his home on November 19 after triggering his Life Alert pendant. The incident was recorded by Chamberlain’s Life Alert talk [...]