November 17, 2019

Category: Police Brutality News

Hong Kong university under ‘siege’ from police as violence…

Hong Kong university under ‘siege’ from police as violence… HONG KONG – Hong Kong woke to a third consecutive day of travel chaos and debris littering the streets Wednesday, following fiery clashes across the city overnight and a prolonged and violent standoff at a university campus. On Tuesday, hundreds of black-clad protesters, many of them […]

Kenyans rage at police brutality after viral video

Kenyans rage at police brutality after viral video © Twitter The video, filmed from a high-rise building, shows officers beating a student Kenyans have expressed outrage after a video of police officers beating a student was shared online. Four policemen can be seen hitting him with a stick and stamping on his head, before he […]

Cop accused of drooling over “total stripper” during arrest

Cop accused of drooling over “total stripper” during arrest While it’s getting colder in New York City, there’s an NYPD officer who’s potentially in some hot water, and we’re not talking about a jacuzzi.  Police officer John Mascetti has been accused of gawking at a young woman he described as a “total stripper” following her […]

UPDATE 3-Hong Kong police fire tear gas as transport chaos …

UPDATE 3-Hong Kong police fire tear gas as transport chaos … * Hong Kong police fire tear gas at university campus * Transport disrupted by protests, long rush-hour traffic jams * Riot police deployed at metro stations amid chaotic scenes * Embattled leader says protesters being ‘extremely selfish’ * State-backed Chinese newspaper condemns violence (Recasts […]

Veteran: Please, at least for today, stop thanking me for my service.

Veteran: Please, at least for today, stop thanking me for my service. November 11th, 2019. What a bittersweet day at my house and in my family. The sweet parts, today, my beautiful wife turned 30 for the 14th time, and my service to our country was celebrated. The bitter? My oldest left for basic training in […]

UPDATE 2-Police fire tear gas as Hong Kong hunkers down …

UPDATE 2-Police fire tear gas as Hong Kong hunkers down … * Hong Kong police fire tear gas at university campus * Transport disrupted by protests, long rush-hour traffic jams * Riot police deployed at metro station amid chaotic scenes * Embattled leader says protesters being ‘extremely selfish’ * State-backed Chinese newspaper condemns violence (Adds […]

Timnath police brutality lawsuit from ex-Windsor mayor …

Timnath police brutality lawsuit from ex-Windsor mayor … Jacy Marmaduke Fort Collins Coloradoan Published 7:50 PM EST Nov 11, 2019 The town of Timnath has reached a $250,000 settlement with John Vazquez, the former Windsor mayor who accused a Timnath police officer of unlawfully arresting him and using excessive force as another officer ignored his […]

Hong Kong Protesters Direct Anger at Police as Violence …

Hong Kong Protesters Direct Anger at Police as Violence … © Vincent Yu/Associated Press Public anger at Hong Kong’s police force is increasingly driving a protest movement that began as peaceful opposition to Beijing’s growing influence over this city’s affairs.  That fury was on full display after police shot a 21-year-old protester at close range […]

Hong Kong Protesters Direct Anger at Police as Violence Flares

Hong Kong Protesters Direct Anger at Police as Violence Flares © Vincent Yu/Associated Press Public anger at Hong Kong’s police force is increasingly driving a protest movement that began as peaceful opposition to Beijing’s growing influence over this city’s affairs.  That fury was on full display after police shot a 21-year-old protester at close range […]

Hong Kong Protesters Direct Anger at Police as Violence …

Hong Kong Protesters Direct Anger at Police as Violence … A protester is detained in Hong Kong’s Central district on Monday. Photo: Vincent Yu/Associated Press By Eun-Young Jeong, Eun-Young Jeong The Wall Street Journal Biography @ eun-young.jeong@wsj.com John Lyons and John Lyons The Wall Street Journal Biography @LyonsNotes John.Lyons@wsj.com Chun Han Wong Chun Han Wong […]