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Undercover Cops

'I Feel Like A Despised Insect': Coming Of Age Under Surveillance In New York

The Intercept | Annum Masroor | Posted 02.18.2016 | Politics

In the spring of last year, two New York women were arrested on charges of supporting ISIS, following a joint investigation by the New York Police Dep...

America's Child Sex Trafficking Victims Would Be Safer Testifying Against the Mafia A State of Emergency

Dr. Lois Lee | Posted 09.10.2016 | Politics
Dr. Lois Lee

In recent years, street gangs have taken control of America's child sex trafficking. The risk of a child testifying against one or more of these criminals is now life threatening.

What the 21 Jump Street Franchise Neglects to Say About Undercover Cops in Schools

Stephen Downing | Posted 10.14.2014 | Crime
Stephen Downing

The Los Angeles Police Department pioneered a high school drug bust operation in the 1970s. Under review in 2004, there was found to be no evidence that the program reduced drugs on school grounds, but there was found to be an increase of arrests in special needs students.

Black Cop Chronicles His Experience As Undercover KKK Member

The Huffington Post | Jessica Dickerson | Posted 05.13.2014 | Black Voices

Despite the Ku Klux Klan's haunting history, one black police sergeant risked his life to go undercover as a "Black Klansman." In 1979, Colorado Sp...

Woman Arrested For Posting Undercover Cop's Photo On Facebook

Posted 10.16.2012 | Technology

A Texas woman has been arrested and charged with a felony for posting a publicly available photograph of an undercover police officer to her Facebook ...

How Many of Your New Facebook Friends Are Undercover Cops?

Yaman Salahi | Posted 12.02.2012 | Los Angeles
Yaman Salahi

Do you know who your Facebook friends are? Now that the Los Angeles Police Commission has approved new guidelines that allow LAPD to vastly expand its online spying operations, you should think twice.

WATCH: Woman Busted For Allegedly Using Hot Dog Truck As Prostitution Front

Posted 05.08.2012 | New York

A Long Island mother of four was arrested on Thursday after authorities say she offered to engage in illegal sexual conduct with an undercover cop fro...

21 Jump Street Delivers the Laughs

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 05.20.2012 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum make a hilarious crime fighting duo in 21 Jump Street, the movie based on the Johnny Depp TV series of the 1980's

Undercover Cop Poses As High School Student, Arrests 12 Teens

Posted 03.16.2012 | Teen

Twelve students at Exeter Union High School in central California were arrested this week for selling drugs on campus. But it wasn't a teacher, princi...

Faux Cop Fools Prostitutes Into Sex

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 02.03.2012 | Crime

Cops are on a manhunt for a con artist in Toronto who they say has been posing as an undercover cop and demanding sex from prostitutes in exchange for...

Cops Pose As Prostitutes In Citywide Sting

Posted 01.17.2012 | New York

The NYPD arrested nearly 200 people in a 4-day prostitution sting across the city, The Daily News reports. Conducted in 27 precincts and completed...

Students Arrested After Cop Poses As Student For 4 Months

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 01.13.2012 | Education

A four-month-long investigation involving an undercover cop posing as a student has led to the arrest of ten Angleton High School students on drug cha...

Undercover Cops Pretend To Be Drunk, Asleep On Trains

Posted 11.14.2011 | New York

Subway crime in New York City is up 16.6 percent from last year thanks in large part to thieves' penchant for iPhones, iPods and iPads. As of August, ...

Dark Blue: What a Difference a Year Makes!

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

When the Dylan McDermott TV series Dark Blue premiered on TNT last year it became my least favorite show of the network's offerings. What a difference a year makes.