Tag Archives: Police

US government asset seizures on the rise

The Wall Street Journal published a disturbing article earlier this week entitled “Federal Asset Seizures Rise, Netting Innocent With Guilty.” You can already imagine the crux of the article. In the United States, there are hundreds of regulations which authorize … Continue reading

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Three worse cases of police abuse in 2011

2011 isn’t over yet. Will we add Jose Guerena? March 28, 2011

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Derek Copp, GVSU student shot in drug raid, sues Ottawa County sheriff, deputy

GRAND RAPIDS — Derek Copp, the Grand Valley State University student who was shot in the chest during a 2009 drug raid, has sued Ottawa County Sheriff’s Department and the deputy who shot him, Ryan Huizenga. The lawsuit was filed … Continue reading

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Slueth: U Hate Freedom

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CPS encounter a father of two who knows his rights.

The interesting thing is that this lady listened. I can tell you from experience that there are good and totally evil people in this system. I’d have to give a hats-off to the CPS worker in this case. It is … Continue reading

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Tell City man shot after police track him by cell phone.

Tell City man wanted for meth lab shot, killed in Hawesville TELL CITY – A Tell City man wanted in connection with an Oct. 19 methamphetamine lab discovery in Tell City was shot and killed by a U.S. marshal Friday … Continue reading

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Caught Spying on Student, FBI Demands GPS Tracker Back

A California student got a visit from the FBI this week after he found a secret GPS tracking device on his car, and a friend posted photos of it online. The post prompted wide speculation about whether the device was … Continue reading

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Australian police taser video sparks anger

The unarmed man was tasered 13 times by police after he refused a strip search There has been anger in Australia over a newly released video which shows an unarmed Aboriginal man being tasered 13 times by police officers.

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Canada stun gun death ‘not justified’

Canadian police officers were not justified in using a Taser gun on a Polish immigrant at Vancouver airport, an inquiry has found. Robert Dziekanski, who did not speak English, died after being stunned five times with a Taser in 2007. … Continue reading

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Rep. Towns resolution: recording of police activity should not be prosecuted.

Democratic Representative Edolphus Towns of New York’s Tenth Congressional District introduced House Concurrent Resolution 298 on the 15th concerning photographing police abuses. The resolution has the lengthy title of, Expressing the sense of Congress that the videotaping or photographing of … Continue reading

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Biometric entry planned for California skate park!

Things are definitely getting out of hand when you start reading articles like this – the City of Poway in California is going to introduce biometric scans of skaters thumbs to allow or disallow entry into the skate park. One … Continue reading

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WeAreChangeLA Organizer Faces Terrorism Charge

WeAreChangeLA’s lead organizer Bruno Bruhwiler is being targeted as a terrorist threat. It all began when Bruno was sitting in the audience at a civil hearing for another WACLA member. The Judge literally did not like Bruno’s involuntary facial expressions, … Continue reading

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Officer acted in the highest traditions of Seattle Police.

SEATTLE (CBS/KIRO/AP) More information has been released about what led a Seattle cop to punch a young woman in the face during a scuffle that was caught on video. The video shows Officer Ian P. Walsh trying to arrest 19-year-old … Continue reading

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State Law Allows Police Acting as Teachers to Taser School Children

By: David Deschesne Editor/Publisher, Fort Fairfield Journal, May 19, 2010, p. 1 As the School Administrative District (SAD) #20 school board for Fort Fairfield schools considers a proposal to allow Fort Fairfield Police officers to function as teachers in Fort … Continue reading

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Hot pursuit ninjas save Australia mugging victim

Three muggers in Australia got the fright of their lives when their attack was interrupted by five black-clad ninja warriors. The thieves were assaulting a German medical exchange student in Sydney, but the alleyway where they struck was next to … Continue reading

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