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Police Excessive Force

At Least 5 Ferguson Officers Have Been Named In Excessive Force Lawsuits

The Washington Post | Posted 08.30.2014 | Politics

Federal investigators are focused on one Ferguson, Mo., police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black teenager, but at least five other police offi...

Excessive Force

Richard J. Rosendall | Posted 08.28.2014 | Politics
Richard J. Rosendall

Only by participating in the political process, building trust and cooperation with people unlike us, and using our smartphone cameras to expose official misconduct can we make America -- to borrow Dr. King's words -- be true to what we said on paper.

Woman Sues For Alleged Police Brutality (GRAPHIC VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 10.10.2013 | Crime

A Chicago woman arrested for a DUI was seriously injured after allegedly being shoved by a police officer headfirst into a jail cell bench. Cassan...

Questions Persist In Death Of 95-Year-Old Veteran Tased By Police

Posted 09.23.2013 | Chicago

Almost two months have passed since a 95-year-old man was fatally tased and shot with a bean bag gun by a police officer in a Chicago-area assisted-li...

Couple Goes From Being Homeless To Millionaires

Posted 08.16.2013 | Los Angeles

An LA couple has gone from being homeless to being millionaires, after the man and woman, who were innocent, were shot over 15 times by LA sheriff's d...

Jason Cherkis

Does Oakland's Police Chief Think Occupy Activists Are Anarchists?

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Cherkis | Posted 11.21.2011 | San Francisco

WASHINGTON -- Last week, civil rights attorneys in Oakland filed a motion for a temporary restraining order and a civil suit against the Oakland Polic...

Judge Threatens Denver With Daily Fines In Police Brutality Suit

Posted 11.14.2011 | Denver

U.S District Judge John Kane has criticized the city of Denver for dragging its feet in turning over documents in an ongoing lawsuit related to Denver...