Tag Archives: police

Video shows cop kicking defenseless man in the throat

A new police brutality video shows a St. Paul police officer kicking a defenseless man in the throat while he lay on the ground. [youtube height=”400″ width=”550″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IqS2vzdUzKw[/youtube]   The clip, which was uploaded to You Tube yesterday, begins with the man prostrate on the floor. According to the man filming …

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UK police’s plans to arrest Assange revealed

British police Assange

The British police’s plans for arresting WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in case he leaves the Ecuadorean embassy in London have been revealed after a police officer accidentally let slip the plans. A British police officer’s handwritten document marked “restricted” and “decision – supporting rationale” was photographed outside Ecuador’s embassy in …

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Police allowed to track cell phones in US without court warrants

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The US Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that Americans have no reasonable expectation of privacy when carrying cell phones, allowing police to track GPS signals without a warrant or probable cause. The decision came the court ruled in United States v. Skinner that the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) abided by the Constitution …

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Journalist faces 21 years in jail for recording police

The journalist behind a popular activism site is facing 21 years in prison for publishing conversations with law enforcement officials that he says were on-the-record while investigating a police brutality case in the state of New Hampshire. Adam “Ademo” Mueller is awaiting trial after being charged with three felony counts …

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Indiana legalizes shooting cops

Hold onto your holsters, folks: shooting a cop dead is now legal in the state of Indiana. Governor Mitch Daniels, a Republican, has authorized changes to a 2006 legislation that legalizes the use of deadly force on a public servant — including an officer of the law — in cases …

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TSA now in Australia?

Australian police TSA

Randomly putting people through metal detectors.  POLICE arrested 16 people during an operation at Southern Cross Station to crack down on weapons. Walk-through metal detectors were erected at station entrances and police used hand-held wands to conduct random searches as part of Operation Kraken on Friday night. Three people were …

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