Texas police officer who pointed a gun at a group of kids is exonerated and back at work

A police officer who was caught on video pointing a gun at a group of children in El Paso, Texas, is back at work after being unanimously exonerated by a disciplinary board. El Paso Police Department spokesman Sgt. Enrique Carrillo said on Thursday that the 13-member Disciplinary Review Board, comprised of officers and civilians, found earlier this week that the officer pointed the gun at a specific juvenile and not at a group of children on July 5. The officer, […]

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Home surveillance cameras are the new neighborhood watch

Surveillance cameras and home security systems are becoming crucial tools for fighting crime, slowly replacing the neighborhood watch and its army of invisible street guardians. Some of the biggest stories in recent weeks have involved surveillance cameras providing police officers with evidence to help solve investigations. In the most recent case, a mystery woman was captured by home security cameras in Texas repeatedly ringing doorbells in the middle of the night with what appeared to be shackles hanging from her […]

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‘Act like a lady’: Journalist wants police held accountable for detention while recording on sidewalk

DENVER, Colo. – Police body cam footage shows a Colorado journalist being arrested by Denver Police after taking photographs on a city sidewalk in July. Colorado Independent Editor Susan Greene was initially reluctant to move forward with a lawsuit or complaint. Now, Greene says she’s determined to hold officers accountable. The video shows what happened when Greene was told to stop recording images of a naked man being detained by police on a city sidewalk. “There’s also a First Amendment, have […]

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Tesla driver charged after 100-foot jump caught on camera

BARRIE, Ontario — A 46-year-old Tesla driver faces a dangerous driving charge after the vehicle went airborne in Barrie, Ontario, Barrie Today reports. Security camera footage (above) shows the Model S airborne. “When the vehicle crossed the steep incline leading up to the railway tracks, just north of Huronia Road, the vehicle became airborne and crashed over 100 feet into the opposing lane,” a report from Barrie Police said. “The impact of the crash forced the vehicle to skid across the […]

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Facebook video of young children smoking marijuana leads to arrests

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Two women were arrested on child abuse charges after a Facebook video showed multiple young children smoking what appeared to be an illegal substance provided by the women. Michaela Pearson and Candice Little are each charged with felony child abuse and three counts of contributing to the delinquency of a minor, according to a news release from Winston-Salem police. The children were 2 and 3-years old and 18-months old, according to arrest warrants. Officials believe Pearson and Little […]

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Officer no longer with department after viral video of arrest at Indianapolis apartments

INDIANAPOLIS – A reserve police officer is out of a job after an off-duty arrest outside an Indianapolis apartment complex was caught on video and shared widely on social media. Warning: Video contains graphic language: In Indianapolis, Indiana Black brother, Malcolm Evans, was working on his car in his own apartment complex when a white cop approached him and accused him of loitering. Two cops were called for back up and the brother was arrested. THIS IS WHY WE KNEEL! RETWEET […]

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Bodycam video shows suspect casting spell on officers as they arrest him

SOUTH EUCLID, Ohio – A 29-year-old man told police in Ohio he was casting the Haitian spirit of death on the officers arresting him, saying they would die that night. It’s not unusual for police officers to be threatened. But South Euclid Police Chief Kevin Nietert says what happened Tuesday is a first. “The suspect said he cast the Haitian Spirit of Death and Afterlife, Baron Samedi, upon officers,” Nietert told WJW. Body camera video shows officers as they arrive on […]

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Video shows 3 women caught in Georgia coffee shop explosion

HOMERVILLE, Ga. – Three women are recovering after an explosion at a southern Georgia coffee shop. Security footage has now been released, showing how it all went down. Officials say a construction crew was digging in the area when they hit a natural gas line and the three victims are lucky to be alive. The injured women are being treated for severe burns. No one else was hurt, but two cars and the building were destroyed. A man driving past couldn’t […]

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Surveillance video captures the moment police helicopter crashes

LITTLE ROCK,  Ark. – A police helicopter pilot was seriously injured when the helicopter he was testing crashed as it tried to take off. The pilot, a retired police officer, was testing a new battery for the Little Rock Police Department helicopter. As he was taking off, a large wind knocked the chopper over. Lt. Michael Ford, a spokesman for the police department, said a straight-line wind tipped the helicopter off its staging area. The pilot suffered a head injury and […]

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Man caught on video tunneling into convenience store

LA VERNE, Calif. – A burglar tunneled his way into a convenience store in La Verne, California, early Friday morning, according to police, who posted photos to Facebook showing the suspect and a hole in the wall he apparently climbed through. Police responded to the scene just after 4 a.m. on Friday after a burglary alarm went off at the Inland Dairy Store. Once there, the officers noticed a hole inside one of the walls of the store. The suspect […]

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