Miami-Dade cop arrested for brutality, and for lying about it on the arrest record.

Meet Miami-Dade Police Officer Alejandro Giraldo. He was arrested for unnecessary roughing of a woman he arrested. On video. And for lying about it on his arrest record. The woman he arrested, Dyma Loving, was the one who called police for help. She had reported a man brandishing a gun in a threatening manner. Ms. …

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St. Paul cop gets 6 years for beating, mauling the wrong man.

Meet St. Paul, Minnesota, Police Officer Brett Palkowitsch. He used his police dog to maul Mr. Frank Amal Baker while Palkowitsch himself kicked and beat Mr. Baker mercilessly during Baker's arrest for an armed robbery. In 2016. The problem was, Mr. Baker was the wrong man. That is to say, Mr. Baker wasn't the suspect …

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Two years later and exposed as corrupt, Louisiana State Police give up videos of Ronald Greene’s murder.

But only after they were exposed. And NOW they say they'll fire two of their Finest for it. Do you know what their badge says? From CNN, May 22, 2021: Louisiana releases footage of Ronald Greene's arrest that ex-officers say further erodes trust in police An autopsy report cites multiple contributing factors in Greene's May …

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Tennessee police and deputies kill prisoner in jail.

“You shouldn’t be able to breathe, you stupid bastard.” On May 4, 2020, William Jennette was arrested for public intoxication. On May 6, inside the Marshall County Jail in Lewisburg, Tennessee, seven sheriff's deputies and local police restrained him while he was detoxing. They cut off his breathing with a knee on his back. He …

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Loveland Colorado Cops arrested for brutalizing 73-year-old woman with dementia.

He assaulted a dementia patient. She failed to intervene and report the assault by her colleague. They fist-bumped afterward. Meet Loveland Police Officer Austin Hopp, who assaulted 73-year-old Karen Garner after he stopped her on the suspicion of shoplifting. And Meet Loveland Police Officer Daria Jalali, who neither intervened in Hopp's assault on Garner, nor …

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Body cams: Louisiana Troopers brutalized another arrestee.

And he died in their custody. In 2019, Ronald Greene led Louisiana State Police Troopers on a high speed chase, and paid for it with his life. When the Troopers stopped Greene, at least three of them actually went berserk -- truly -- when they captured and restrained him. Troopers Dakota DeMoss, Kory York and …

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Tulsa Race Massacre: May 31 – June 1, 1921.

This subject is horrific to read about. I've never been able to do it justice. It's like reading about the Sand Creek Massacre, or any of hundreds of other massacres of Native Americans by Euro-Americans. So I'm just forwarding The Washington Post's story. Here it is. This is superb writing by DeNeen L. Brown, and …

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¡Pobrecitos. Que lastima!

The US Border Patrol is all unhappy with Biden's new policies. So quit already. Tough shit and good riddance. CBP is an especially corrupt agency anyway. From Reuters, May 15, 2021: ‘U.S. Welcome Patrol’: how some border agents are struggling with Biden’s policy shift Ted Hesson Kristina Cooke Mica Rosenberg 7 minute read 1/4 An …

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South Carolina sheriff deputies fired after brutal death of their prisoner.

Meet Charleston County Sheriff's Sgt. Lindsay Fickett and Detention Deputy Brian Houle. The sheriff's deputies are proud patriots, and they support the Constitution of These United States. They were fired for fatally brutalizing Mr. Jamal Sutherland, a Black man in their custody, on January 5, 2021. You can tell that Fickett and Houle are good …

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Civil Rights Indictments in George Floyd’s murder.

Plus a bonus indictment against Chauvin - same misconduct, different victim. A federal grand jury has indicted four former Minneapolis cops for depriving Mr. George Floyd of his civil rights during his murder. Derek Chauvin and his three side-kicks, Tou Thao, 35, J. Alexander Kueng, 27, and Thomas Lane, 38, are charged with willfully depriving …

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