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Drug Dogs

WATCH: Drug Dog Trained To Ignore Pot

Posted 05.07.2013 | Green

Dusty the narcotics dog has one refined snout, but unlike other K-9s, it won't go off when he smells a little marijuana. The 18-month-old black lab...

SCOTUS Goes To The Dogs

Radley Balko | Posted 04.22.2013 | Politics

I don't know that you could overstate the awfulness of yesterday's unanimous (!) Supreme Court decision in Florida v. Harris. Over at Reason, my f...

The Most Read Agitator Posts of 2012

Radley Balko | Posted 02.19.2013 | Politics
Radley Balko

Here are the 10 posts from The Agitator that generated the most pageviews in 2012. -- Puppycide in New Mexico. -- But for Audio. (Florida woman's ce...

Lodging in Collinsville

Radley Balko | Posted 02.03.2013 | Politics
Radley Balko

The video below is from a video deposition with Collinsville, Illinois, police officer Michael Reichert. Reichert is the office who pulled over film...

Radley Balko

Can Drug Dogs Be Trusted?

HuffingtonPost.com | Radley Balko | Posted 03.31.2012 | Politics

In the course of reporting on the traffic stop of Terrance Huff, HuffPost was able to obtain the reports of an Illinois State Police K-9 unit over an ...

Radley Balko

Traffic Stop Of Star Trek Fans Raises Concerns About Drug Searches

HuffingtonPost.com | Radley Balko | Posted 08.07.2013 | Politics

Last December, filmmaker Terrance Huff and his friend Jon Seaton were returning to Ohio after attending a "Star Trek" convention in St. Louis. As they...