Police Misconduct Blog




Police Dogs Bite Someone More Than Once a Week in Indianapolis

Police Dogs Bite Someone More Than Once a Week in Indianapolis

Many city K-9 units average one dog bite every three years. In Indianapolis, the average is every five days. That is the highest police dog bite rate in the nation’s 20 largest cities.
Between 2017 and 2019, dogs in the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD)’s K-9...

Utah Police Shoot 13-Year-Old Autistic Boy After Mother Calls 911

On September 4, Golda Barton called 911 regarding her 13-year-old autistic son, Linden Cameron. The Salt Lake City boy was going through a mental crisis, and she wanted police to deescalate the situation.
Instead, after police arrived at the home, one officer shot Linden 11 times, leaving him...

Police Misconduct Costs Taxpayers Millions

Police Misconduct Costs Taxpayers Millions

The country is currently focused on the systemic brutality against minorities found in so many police departments. While the headlines concentrate on the latest outrage, there is yet another factor to consider that affects all of us.
That is the often huge financial settlements received by...

Family of Dead Woman Suing Cop Who Fondled Her Corpse’s Breasts

Family of Dead Woman Suing Cop Who Fondled Her Corpse’s Breasts

Metadata Title: Family of Dead Woman Suing Cop Who Fondled Her Corpse’s Breasts | Police Misconduct
Metadata: LAPD officer David Rojas thought he had turned off his body camera just before committing a vile act. In October 2019, the body cam caught him caressing the breasts of a...


Video Shows Austin Police Shooting Unarmed Man

Video Shows Austin Police Shooting Unarmed Man

A newly released video reveals Austin police shooting an unarmed man on April 24. Michael Ramos, 42, is seen in the video saying he is unarmed while holding his hands above his head. Police soon open fire and killed him.
The video was released just two days after white, armed protestor...