Million Dollar Settlement for Police Raid: Not Enough

A police raid that left a baby’s face disfigured and caused over a million dollars in medical debt got settled for a mere million dollars. Normally, when I hear someone won a million dollar settlement from a local government I think of it as if the person had just won the lottery. This time, the police who raided a house when they should have known there was a child present are the ones have just won a lottery. The taxpayers of Habersham County, Georgia, will be forced to pay up and Read more […]

Go Jogging Without Identification? Get Handcuffed And Manhandled Into Police Car

Imagine Andy Griffith doing this to a jogging jaywalker. Yeah, I can’t either. From the blog post of the eyewitness who video recorded what happened: Sitting at Starbucks, on the corner of 24th and San Antonio, I noticed a particularly odd situation. Two Austin Police officers standing outside the Castilian just lingering. Every time I looked back there was a different student holding a carbon copy of what looked to be a jay walking citation. Suddenly, one of the cops shouts at an innocent Read more […]

Show Me Your Hands AND I’ll Shoot: Another Dallas Cop Shoots Unarmed Man For No Reason?

Stealing a car is a serious crime but it is not a capital offense. Furthermore, when you try to execute people it is supposed to be after the trial. From The Dallas Morning News website: For the second time in two months, a Dallas police officer is under scrutiny for shooting a man for no apparent reason. A witness said he watched an officer shoot carjacking suspect Kelvion Walker, 19, Monday afternoon even though Walker had both hands in the air and showed no signs of having a weapon. Walker has Read more […]