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Is the Memphis Citizen Review Board making a difference?

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — “I want justice first of all. I feel like the officers that did this to me, I think they need to be held accountable,” said Claudette Taylor. 977 more words


Excessive force complaints and the Memphis Police Department

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Claudette Taylor is one of hundreds of citizens who claim Memphis Police crossed the line.

“They picked me up and threw me from here all the way over to this tub right behind you. 780 more words


Vallejo Police Investigate Officer's Use Of Force In Violent Arrest

VALLEJO (CBS SF) — Police in Vallejo are investigating allegations of excessive use of force by a police officer during an arrest of a man who allegedly was acting erratically… 396 more words


Video Of Brutal Police Takedown In Vallejo Draws Cries Of Excessive Force

VALLEJO (KPIX 5) — A brutal takedown by Vallejo police was caught on cellphone video. Witnesses said the force the officer used on the suspect was too much. 345 more words


Former Virginia Beach police officer named in excessive force lawsuit

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — A former Virginia Beach police officer was named in excessive force lawsuit filed in Virginia Beach.

In the suit, Robert Ames claimed former officer Chris Mackie used unnecessary force during an arrest made on August 28, 2014 outside the 7-Eleven on Diamonds Springs Road. 203 more words


Major Allegations of Misconduct at Naples PD

The Naples Police Department is currently fighting a Federal lawsuit for police misconduct, and the allegations that have come out in the course of the case are more and more shocking. 163 more words