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Judge Claims UCLA Police Used Excessive Force on Him

November 26, 2013

UCLA is conducting an internal investigation into allegations by an African American judge that excessive force was used by campus police officers when they stopped him on suspicion of not wearing a seat belt. Read Full Story Here.

Video: N.J. Man Sues Over K-9 Arrest

October 2, 2013
A New Jersey man arrested by a K-9 unit outside a casino in June is claiming Atlantic City (N.J.) Police officers used excessive force.

N.J. Man Sues Over K-9 Arrest

October 2, 2013

A New Jersey man arrested by a K-9 unit outside a casino has filed a lawsuit against the Atlantic City (N.J.) Police Department claiming excessive force. Read the full story here.

Video: Fla. Officer Breaks Window at T-Stop

September 23, 2013
A University of Central Florida Police officer is facing an internal investigation for shattering the car window of a student who started to roll it up on his hand during a traffic stop.

Video: Iowa Cop Punches Shoplifter

August 7, 2013
A Davenport (Iowa) Police officer has been disciplined by his agency for repeatedly striking a shoplifter in a mall security office in February.

Iowa Cop Punches Shoplifter

August 7, 2013

A Davenport (Iowa) Police officer has been disciplined by his agency for repeatedly striking a shoplifter in a mall security office in February. Read the full story here.

Video: Bitten Ore. Officer Slaps Boy

August 6, 2013
A Eugene (Ore.) Police officer appears to slap a 10-year-old boy who bit him during a custody dispute while the officer was attempting to return the child to his father.

Video: Ind. Officer Tackles Man In Hotel Lobby

August 5, 2013
An Indianapolis Metro Police officer is facing an internal investigation after he tackled a business traveler in the lobby of the JW Marriott hotel. Video surveillance footage published by WISH-TV shows Brian Hudkins' Sept. 6 confrontation with Officer Michael Wilson.

Ind. Officer Tackles Man In Hotel Lobby

August 5, 2013

An Indianapolis Metro Police officer is facing an internal investigation for tackling a business traveler in the lobby of the JW Marriott. Read the full story here.

DOJ: Miami PD Used Excessive Force

July 9, 2013
For the first time ever, a federal judge will monitor the Miami Police Department to help prevent its officers from using excessive force after the U.S. Justice Department Tuesday found that several police-involved shootings were unjustified during a four-year period.

Video: Mo. Officer Fighting for Job After Acquittal

July 9, 2013
A fired St. Louis (Mo.) Police officer is seeking reinstatement after a judge acquitted him of charges that he assaulted a handcuffed teen by striking him with an elbow.

St. Louis Officer Strikes Handcuffed Teen

July 9, 2013

Surveillance video showing a St. Louis Police officer striking a handcuffed teenage suspect has been released after the officer was cleared of charges. Read the full story here.

Knife-Wielding Woman Sues Cops Who Shot Her

June 24, 2013
A Bronx woman has sued the New York Police Department, claiming officers used excessive force when they shot her after she lunged at them with a knife. Joann Clarke claims officers were negligent when they shot her in the leg.

Texas Woman Accuses Cop of Excessive Force

June 17, 2013
Vanessa Aguilar is seeking unspecified damages in a lawsuit that accuses Officer Juan Rangel of grabbing her by the neck, slamming her to the ground and punching her before attempting to place her in handcuffs.

Former Houston Cop Convicted In Teen's Beating

June 12, 2013
A former Houston police officer was convicted Wednesday for his role in the 2010 beating of a teenage burglary suspect that was caught on surveillance video. A six-person jury convicted Drew Ryser of official oppression, a misdemeanor.

Video: Tenn. Officers Disciplined for Rough Arrest

June 12, 2013
Three Knoxville (Tenn.) Police Department officers resigned and four others face disciplinary measures stemming from the rough arrest of a mentally ill homeless man in February.

Rough Arrest In Knoxville

June 12, 2013

Three Knoxville (Tenn.) PD officers resigned and four others face discipline for the rough arrest of a mentally ill homeless man on Feb. 9. Warning: Video contains graphic content. Read the full story here.

Video: Texas Cops Fired for Excessive Force

June 3, 2013
Two Jasper (Texas) Police officers have been fired by the City Council for allegedly using excessive force on a 25-year-old woman while processing her at the local jail.

Texas Cops Fired for Excessive Force

June 3, 2013

Two Jasper (Texas) Police officers have been fired by the City Council for allegedly using exessive force on a 25-year-old woman in the station. Read the story here.

Calif. Sheriff Asks FBI To Probe Death

May 15, 2013
Kern County (Calif.) Sheriff Donny Youngblood has asked the FBI to investigate the death of a man who was repeatedly struck by deputies' batons.
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