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BODYCAM: Armed Suspect Fatally Shot in Ohio

Jul 20, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From NBC4I.com: The Columbus (Ohio) Division of Police has released video from body cameras of a deadly officer involved shooting in the Franklinton area, Friday. Columbus Police said Kareem Ali Nadir Jones was shot by two officers after a confrontation in the Franklinton area around 5:45 p.m., Friday. The video appears to show Jones backing away with his hands up. Police say Jones refused to comply with the officers orders to “get ... Full Article »

BODYCAM: Officers Cleared in Fatal March Shooting in N.C.

Jul 12, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From  WBTV.com: The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department has released two officer-worn body camera videos from the deadly shooting of a man holding a rifle in March. Police say officers came to the 1000 block of Justice Avenue just before 1 p.m. March 8 for a suicide threat. Police say 25-year-old Iaroslav Mosiiuk was standing outside of the home holding a hunting rifle. Putney said officer Brian Walsh perceived a threat and fired at le... Full Article »

BODYCAM: Shia LaBouef’s Drunken Tirade & Arrest

Jul 11, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From CNN.com: Actor Shia LaBeouf was arrested Saturday in Savannah, Georgia, and charged with obstruction, disorderly conduct and public drunkenness, police said. LaBeouf, 31, was taken into custody around 4 a.m., and was released later Saturday from Chatham County Detention Center after posting a $7,000 bond, the Chatham County Sheriff's Office said. The actor approached a bystander and a police officer asking for a cigarette, according to a ... Full Article »

VIDEO: Fight in Los Angeles McDonalds

Jul 06, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From ABC7.com:  A fight broke out between a few people and a security guard at a Santa Monica McDonald's early Wednesday morning, and it was all captured on video. The fight happened at the McDonald's on 2nd and Colorado streets around 5 a.m., according to the witness who recorded the incident. The witness said fights happen often at the location and many homeless people sleep in the area. The fight the person recorded involved custome... Full Article »

BODYCAM: Officers Save Man from Jumping Off Bridge

Jul 06, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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KCRA.com: Grass Valley, Calif., police officers saved a man from jumping off a highway overpass. Officers were called to the Empire Street overpass along Highway 49 on Tuesday afternoon to talk to a man who was considering jumping. Officer Jesse Cloyd, a 5-year veteran with the department, was wearing a body camera during the incident. In the video, he tries to talk the man away from the fenced overpass. "His actions were changing sli... Full Article »

DASHCAM: Shots Fired After Pursuit in Seattle

Jun 29, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From the Seattle Police Department Blotter: Armed Robber Arrested After Firing at Officers Written by Jonah Spangenthal-Lee on January 6, 2017 4:49 pm UPDATE: 1/6/2017 at 6:30 pm “Top Notch” is in custody. Detectives investigating today’s robbery believe that the suspect is in fact the “Top Notch” robber and that he is responsible for at least two bank robberies and three commercial robberies. The suspect is the same ma... Full Article »

DASHCAM: Officer Yanez Video Released [Plus Radio Audio]

Jun 20, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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DASHCAM: Driver Slams Car to End Police Pursuit

Jun 14, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From the DetroitFreePress.com:  A gutsy citizen helped Ferndale police nab a fleeing suspect by crashing his van into the suspect's car to end a chase and prevent what could have been mayhem in a busy parking lot. The drama began at 9:30 p.m. Friday when an officer tried to pull over the driver of a Chevrolet  Impala heading east on 8 Mile Road near Livernois, according to police. It ended in a nearby shopping center with two banged-up... Full Article »

VIDEO: Obnoxious Philly Woman Arrested

Jun 06, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From Statter911.com:  According to Victor Fiorillo at phillymag.com, the 28-year-old woman had been thrown out of Helium Comedy Club during a performance by Craig Robinson, best known for his role as Darryl on the TV show “The Office.” No matter how good Robinson was Sunday, the performance of the night was out on the street and came from this police officer. Despite all of the ugly things Colleen Campbell has to say, the officer only ... Full Article »

DASHCAM: Officer Rush Suspect Stabbing Himself

Jun 01, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From ClickDetroit.com:  Police in Royal Oak, Mich., possibly saved the life of a man who began stabbing himself during an arrest in the parking lot of a Meijers grocery store Monday. Police in Berkley said they were notified about the possible sighting of a stolen vehicle in the area of Harvard and Webster roads. Royal Oak police officers found the vehicle parked in a Meijer’s parking lot and found a man sitting inside. When officers appro... Full Article »

BODYCAM: Officer Attacked with Rifle at Traffic Stop

May 24, 2017 in Defensive Tactics & Law Enforcement Today & Video
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A Douglas County sheriff’s deputy from Colorado reacted in an almost undetectable split second when Deyon Marcus Rivas-Maestas, 25, suddenly emerged from what Deputy Brad Proux thought was a disabled vehicle on the side of the road. The motorist had a rifle in his hands and attempted to strike the officer as he alighted from his SUV. Deputy Proux, a six-year veteran, shot Rivas-Maestas once in the arm and held him on the ground until back-up... Full Article »

VIDEO: Officer Shoots, Kills Man in Midst of Decapitation

May 21, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From Lufkin Daily News:  A Lufkin Police officer has been no-billed in the March shooting death of an aggravated assault suspect. The incident involving six-year officer Blake Witherspoon was presented to an Angelina County grand jury Tuesday, resulting in a no-bill, according to a Lufkin Police Department press release. A “no-bill” means the grand jury concluded that Witherspoon acted appropriately and that they saw no grounds to indi... Full Article »

DASHCAM: Officer Extracts Man Who Claims Excessive Force

May 15, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From CBS Pittsburgh: The Beaver Countian gave KDKA’s Amy Wadas the dash cam video from the incident which took place in August of last year.  In the video, James Cicco, 34, is visibly getting attacked by a K-9 with Beaver Police (Pa.) Department.  During the traffic stop, you can see Beaver Patrolman Jeffrey Wijnen-Riems walk over to Cicco’s car, open the door and attempt to pull him out. “The video does depict Mr. Cicco getting out... Full Article »

BODYCAM: Officer Tases Man Who Rammed Cruiser

May 10, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From WFLA.com:  A man in Pasco County, Fla., wearing nothing but boxer shorts was arrested on Tuesday after a bizarre encounter with a Pasco deputy that was caught on tape. The Pasco County Sheriff’s Office said the man, Joseph Pemberton, 41, had just been released from the hospital, but they would not provide any further details. According to the sheriff’s office, Sgt. M. Rosenbloom was driving north on Handcart Road, when he ca... Full Article »

BODYCAM: Officer Shoots Armed Man

May 03, 2017 in Defensive Tactics & Law Enforcement Today & Officer Safety & Survival & Patrol
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From WDRB.com: Shively (Ky.) Police have released additional details and body cam footage after an officer shot an armed man Thursday evening. It happened around 6:30 on April 27 on Valley View Drive, near Crums Lane. That's where police were responding to a reported suicide call. During a news conference Friday afternoon, Sgt. Josh Myers says Officer Chad Kolter shot William Bordeau twice. He was taken to University Hospital with a gunshot w... Full Article »

DASHCAM: Police Nudge of Motorcyclist Ends Badly

Apr 26, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From outgazette.com: A Berkeley County, S.C., deputy involved in a fatal motorcycle crash this month in Summerville is so far not facing charges in the incident. Robert Lee Clark Jr., 30, of Goose Creek, died after his Harley Davidson collided with the deputy's SUV on Main Street, near Richardson Avenue, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, the lead agency investigating the fatality. The Berkeley County Sheriff's Office is also c... Full Article »

DASHCAM: Textbook Kick-Trip

Apr 20, 2017 in Defensive Tactics & Law Enforcement Today & Video
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VIDEO: Officers Fired After Video Shows Kicking Downed Man

Apr 17, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From the Atlanta Journal-Constitution:  Two white Gwinnett County police officers fired for punching and stomping a black motorist following a traffic stop had a run-in with the same man last summer, records reviewed by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution show. The records paint a more complex portrait of the brutal interaction between the three men, which was captured Wednesday on separate cell phone videos that have been viewed tens ... Full Article »

VIDEO: Lubbock Police Fire on Fleeing Vehicle

Apr 11, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Training & Video
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From kcbd.com: 32-year-old Carlos Martinez is now in custody, facing three charges of aggravated assault on a peace officer, after police say he hit three LPD officers with his vehicle. The incident started at the Del Estrado Apartments in the 3200 block of 62nd Street around 1:15 p.m. Thursday. Officials tell us Martinez was evicted from his apartment Wednesday and was picking up his belongings when he got into an argument with another ... Full Article »

VIDEO: Multiple Angles of Utah OIS

Apr 05, 2017 in Uncategorized
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The officer involved shooting happened in February in Roy, Utah. According to police, two of their officers were called to the scene on reports of a trespassing. According to a press statement, police says the officers arrived to the location and became involved in a struggle with 38-year-old Nicolas Sanchez. Police says during this struggle, Sanchez pulled a gun and officers shot  him in self-defense. No officers were harmed. Accord... Full Article »