Post Tagged with: "police"

Muslim Woman Sues Police Department For Making Her Remove Her Hijab For Booking Photo

Photo Credit: Arab American News

Your religious freedoms are not stripped at the jailhouse door.

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Cops Want Google To Disable Police-Tracking Feature On Traffic App

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Sheriffs are campaigning to make popular traffic app Waze disable its police-reporting function.

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Man Applies To Join Police Force, Gets Charged As Teen Sex Offender Instead

Would-be police officer charged as sex offender against minor. Photo: cc 2006 Scott Davidson via Flickr. https://www.flickr.com/photos/webhostingreview/

Congratulations to the state of Pennsylvania, whose rigorous background checks kept this repeat sex offender off their police force.

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Mentally Ill Teen Girl Shot Dead By Three Cops In Police Station Lobby

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A mentally ill teen went to the police station requesting to speak to an officer. Moments later, she was dead.

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Seconds From Death: Innocent Black Yale Student Stopped By Campus Police At Gunpoint

Seconds From Death: Innocent Black Yale Student Stopped By Campus Police At Gunpoint

This is the reality for millions of young black men: At any moment of any day, they can suddenly find themselves with a gun pointed at them by the police.

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‘Responsible’ Gun Owner Shoots At Teens Because They Were Armed With ‘Dangerous’ Snowballs (VIDEO)

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A New York gun owner has been arrested for literally bringing a gun to a snowball fight.

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Cop Kills Young Black Man On Camera — But Only Carefully Edited Footage Released To Public (VIDEO)

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The Muskogee Police Department has made clear the request to not air the shooting part of the video is “only a request.” The poor choice to withhold evidence from the public that could ease national tensions over police violence, in this case, rests solely with the media.

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White Teen Who Hit A Woman With Her Car And Assaulted A Police Officer Will Get A Clean Record Instead Of Jail

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Clearly, having white skin is a get out of jail free card and basically guarantees that police and prosecutors will treat you with kid gloves.

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NY Times: Feds Likely Not To Press Civil Rights Charges Against Darren Wilson

NY Times: Feds Likely Not To Press Civil Rights Charges Against Darren Wilson

It looks as though Darren Wilson will not have any charges pressed against him by the Justice Department after all.

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Deputy Gets ‘Caught Up In The Moment,’ Beats Disabled Inmate So Badly His Dentures Shatter (VIDEO)

Photo Credit: Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office (Screengrab).

This video is incredibly disturbing. This cop lost all self-control.

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Doomsday Prepper’s Paranoia Leads To His Own Doom (VIDEO)

Doomsday Prepper’s Paranoia Leads To His Own Doom (VIDEO)

An extremely scary event happened in a Michigan trailer park over the weekend.

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Kroger Open Carry Gun Nuts Fail To Prevent Yet Another Shooting (VIDEO)

Image: Composite with photos by R Khary Penbaker (left) and L Cornelia (center and right) via Twitter.

When shopping at Kroger, how can you tell the open carry gun nuts apart from the shooters? You can’t.

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Tennessee Cop Under Investigation After Rubbing 2-Year-Old’s Face In Urine (VIDEO)

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The deputy rubbed this poor little boy’s face into the urine-stained carpet like a dog.

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New Poll Shows New Yorkers Overwhelmingly Disapprove Of NYPD’s Treatment Of Mayor Bill De Blasio

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A new poll shows that New York voters, across racial lines, think the NYPD has gone too far in its treatment of Mayor Bill de Blasio.

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You’ll Never Believe What This Cop’s Dashcam Caught Him Doing (VIDEO)

Photo Credit: Dover Police Department (Screengrab)

“While reviewing in-car cameras, we tend to see some ‘interesting’ things.”

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Police Caught Using Mugshots Of Black Men For Target Practice (VIDEO)

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“The public thinks there should be one woman and one white man and one black, but that’s not really what test is about.”

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Handcuffed Black Teen Saves Arresting Officer’s Life And Is Being Honored For His Actions (VIDEO)

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As Ft. Lauderdale Police Officer Franklin Foulks was in the process of completing the booking paperwork, he suddenly clutched at his chest and fell to the floor. Jamal Rutledge, handcuffed, did the only thing that he could.

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Bill Maher Slams NYPD: Stop Acting Like ‘New York’s Whiniest’ (VIDEO)

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For weeks, the NYPD has been throwing a giant hissy fit in protest of NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio, and Bill Maher added his own voice to the chorus who want the police to stop acting like toddlers and start doing their job.

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Hey Islamophobes: Numerous Parisian Muslims Saved Jews From Nazis

A Jewish Star, worn during Nazi occupation for identification.

Abdol-Hossein Sardari, sometimes referred to as “the Iranian Oskar Schindler,” helped keep as many as two thousand Jews safe from Nazis during the Vichy occupation of France.

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Newspaper Retraction Of The Decade: Cops Go Into Law Enforcement ‘Because They Have A Desire To Shoot Minorities’

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No word has been given as to whether or not anyone has lost a job over the matter as of yet.

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