Tag: Crime

Police Laugh As They Smash Teen’s Face Against Wall After Traffic Stop

Police Laugh As They Smash Teen’s Face Against Wall After Traffic Stop

Three officers from the Seabrook, New Hampshire Police Department have been placed on paid administrative leave after surveillance camera footage surfaced from a violent 2009 beating of an unarmed suspect in police custody. The internet video uploaded on Monday depicts cops from the small New England town slamming a local teen, Michael Bergeron, face-first into a cinderblock […]

Vigil For Teen Shot In Police Custody Ends In Tear Gas
By December 22, 2013 1 Comments Read More →

Vigil For Teen Shot In Police Custody Ends In Tear Gas

A vigil that was intended to commemorate the death of a 17-year-old who was shot in police custody ended with police, in full riot gear, carrying assault weapons, and eventually deploying tear gas. Nearly 200 people took to the streets to demonstrate and rally against the shooting death of Jesus Huerta. The police claim that […]

‘Pepper Spray Cop’ from Occupy Oakland Protest Is Now Hoping for ‘Psychiatric’ Compensation
By July 27, 2013 2 Comments Read More →

‘Pepper Spray Cop’ from Occupy Oakland Protest Is Now Hoping for ‘Psychiatric’ Compensation

The California police officer who was filmed blanketing a group of peaceful Occupy protesters with pepper spray has filed for worker’s compensation. The former police officer who pepper-sprayed students during an Occupy protest at the University of California, Davis is claiming he suffered psychiatric injury from the 2011 confrontation after experiencing psychiatric problems when footage of the […]