Dallas Police Shootings Cops Killing Civilians

Follow me The following post consists of an editorial written by William Scott, the father of Erik Scott. In 2010, Erik Scott was murdered by members of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department outside of a Costco in Las Vegas. After he was killed, Costco helped the LVMPD cover it

Follow me Overnight updates will be added to this post as they become available: Update (4:43am EST): A fourth suspect is reported dead of a self inflicted gunshot. “Suspiscious devices” discovered in parking garage where standoff happened. Update (3:45am EST): A fifth cop has died. Update (2:47am EST): Mark Hughes,

Follow me Update (4:43am EST): A fourth suspect is reported dead of a self inflicted gunshot. “Suspiscious devices” discovered in parking garage where standoff happened. Update (3:45am EST): A fifth cop has died. Update (1:22am EST): Bystander video released of cop being shot by one of the suspects. (Embedded at

Follow me The following post was shared with the CopBlock Network anonymously, via the CopBlock.org Submissions Page. It was originally published at the Pacific Standard by Sue Russell in September 2012 and reposted at Salon.com. Why Police Lineups Can’t Be Trusted The single biggest cause of wrongful convictions is mistaken

Follow me Just two weeks ago, a sheriff’s deputy from Hunt County, Texas (just outside of Dallas) was caught on video punching a pregnant woman in the back while she was handcuffed. Now another video (embedded below) shows two more deputies beating a handcuffed man for the horrible crime of

Follow me This post was shared with the CopBlock Network by a reader, via the CopBlock.org Submission Page. It was originally published by Ken Armstrong at themarshallproject.org. Last week, Seattle police apologized for an incident in which a female officer arrested a 69-year-old man walking in the city with a