Follow me As was detailed by Joey Lankowski in a post here at NVCopBlock.org last month, both former Chief of Police Patrick Moers and his second in command, Deputy Police Chief Bobby Long, were forced to resign over sexual harassment allegations last year. In November, LaTesha Watson, formerly a deputy
Follow me After, by his own admission, drinking at least 10 bears, having his girlfriend become involved in “several” fights during the night, and hitting a woman himself; Joshua Gonzalez started fighting again in the parking lot as he was heading to his car. Soon after Gonzalez, an off-duty police
Follow me The following post was shared with Nevada Cop Block by Mariah Clanton, via the CopBlock.org Submissions Page. Mariah, a Las Vegas resident, states that not only did officers from the LVMPD respond extremely slowly to a home invasion in which she was assaulted, but that once they did
Follow me Earlier today, a jury in Dauphin County acquitted Hummelstown Police Officer Lisa Mearkle of third-degree murder, voluntary manslaughter and involuntary manslaughter in the shooting death of 59-year-old David Kassick. Kassick had ran from Mearkle after being stopped on a minor traffic violation (expired inspection sticker). He was then Tased
Follow me Patti Silliman shared a link via CopBlock.org/Submit to a piece authored by Matthew Harwood, which opened by outlining the needless killing of Jason Westcott. Harwood’s entire write-up seemed worth sharing with readers of CopBlock.org, thus he was contacted via Twitter and asked if it could be cross-posted. Harwood agreed.
Follow me The following post was shared with the CopBlock Network by Justin King, via the CopBlock.org Submissions Page. Governor Mitch Daniels signed into law a bill in 2012 that authorized citizens to use deadly force to protect themselves from unlawful law enforcement activities. When he signed the law, the
Follow me Recently, Nevada Cop Block received a list of demands from a local activist organization known as the Sunset Activist Collective. Based on Metro‘s (along with other Las Vegas area police departments) long and prolific history of abuses and even outright murders, those of us at NVCopBlock.org have no
Follow me The following post was shared with the CopBlock Network by someone using the psuedonym “Clark County Criminal Cops,” via the CopBlock.org Submissions Page. Clark County Criminal Cops is a website that monitors police abuses within the Southern Nevada area. This particular post was originally published on their site