Police Arrest Man for Holding a Sign, But That Was Just the Beginning

The arrest of an auditor for holding a sign was just the first in a series of questionable charges that raise fundamental questions about the true imperative of American policing. The post Police Arrest Man for Holding a Sign, But That Was Just the Beginning appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/police-arrest-man-holding-sign-first-amendment-accountability-auditor Droolin’ […]

Body Cam Shows Brutal Arrest of Man for Exercising 1st Amendment Rights

A recent arrest of a man playing guitar on a public sidewalk raises deeper questions about the power of American policing and how cops have nearly lawless discretion to arrest and harm. The post Body Cam Shows Brutal Arrest of Man for Exercising 1st Amendment Rights appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/body-cam-brutal-arrest-man-first-amendment-rights […]

Breaking: Cop Charged for Shooting Handcuffed Man 7 Times

While waiting handcuffed in a police car after a traffic stop, a man was shot 7 times by Cpl Michael Owen from Prince Georges County, MD. The officer was not wearing his body camera at the time of the shooting and the Police department has already placed under a consent decree for unconstitutional policing and […]

Did a Maryland Sheriff Deliberately Hit a Motorcyclist?

Eastern Shore residents are concerned that the Worcester County Sheriff’s Office and Maryland State Police (MSP) are covering up a collision that sent a motorcyclist to shock trauma. The motorcyclist, Mouloudou Kane, was severely injured in the crash with Worcester County Sheriff’s Deputy Gregory Wetzel. The case is finally drawing scrutiny after TRNN obtained the […]

The Critical Role Auditing Plays in the Battle Against Police Surveillance

Auditors across the country are turning the tables on police surveillance. The Police Accountability Report spoke to an auditor who was arrested to understand how filming cops ultimately preserves our civil rights. The post The Critical Role Auditing Plays in the Battle Against Police Surveillance appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/auditing-battle-against-police-surveillance Droolin’ […]

The Top Five Most Ridiculous Arrests of 2019

The police accountability report takes a critical look at some of the most disturbing acts of policing caught on video in 2019. The post The Top Five Most Ridiculous Arrests of 2019 appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/the-top-five-most-ridiculous-arrests-of-2019 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was […]

Exclusive: Did A Sheriff intentionally Hit This Motorcyclist?  

PAR investigates a collision that lead to serious injuries for a motorcyclist on Maryland’s lower Eastern Shore, and examines both the evidence what police aren’t saying about the incident that almost killed a man. The post Exclusive: Did A Sheriff intentionally Hit This Motorcyclist?   appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/exclusive-did-a-sheriff-intentionally-hit-this-motorcyclist Droolin’ […]

Breaking: Cop Charged with Making Multiple False Arrests

Baltimore Police Sgt Ethan Newberg is facing 32 counts of false imprisonment and assault for using illegal arrests to intimidate the community, prosecutors allege. The post Breaking: Cop Charged with Making Multiple False Arrests appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/cop_charged_with_making_multiple_false_arrests Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The […]

Shoot First, Get Paid Later

The Police Accountability Report explores how a controversial shooting may lead to a lifetime pension for the officer involved, and why concepts like blanket criminality and moral disqualification drive the system that rewards questionable behavior. The post Shoot First, Get Paid Later appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/shoot-first-get-paid-later Droolin’ Dog sniffed out […]

Exclusive: The 911 Call This Swat Team Doesn’t Want You to Hear

The Police Accountability Report obtained an exclusive recording of a 911 operator threatening to arrest a caller complaining about a SWAT team that stormed her property without a warrant. The call is part of our ongoing investigation into the arrest of Columbus, OH resident Nick Pettit, who was charged after filming officers slapping a suspect. […]