NSA agents may have infiltrated the global communications industry
Part of the SENTRY EAGLE effort involves infiltrating “commercial entities” with undercover agents.
by Cory Doctorow
More than 1,000 marchers confront Missouri police over fatal shootings
Marchers chanted, “Indict, convict, put the killer cops in jail.”
by Fiona Ortiz and Kenny Bahr

Asset seizures fuel police spending
Hundreds of millions of dollars taken from Americans under federal civil forfeiture law…
by Robert O'Harrow Jr., Steven Rich
Oops! Police Tell Wrong Family of Son's Death
Couple stunned when boy who police told them had been killed answered the door.
by NBC News

Hundreds join Ferguson protest of police shootings
Activists claim shootings racially motivated.
by AP
Seat Belt Violation Greeted With Spike Strip, Smashed Window And Tasering
From the click-it-or-ticket-program-seems-unusually-aggressive dept.
by Tim Cushing

Woman Says Cop Maced Her After Breakup
Officer Maced and framed 17-year-old girl her after she broke off their sexual relationship, suit claims…
by John Brackin
Sergeant Found with Dead Man's Watch, Police Say
Dead man’s watch replaced with less expensive version.
by Associated Press


K9 Dies from Heat Stroke After Being Left in Police Cruiser for Hours
Officer loses vacation time for killing fellow officer.
by Mikael Thalen
VIDEO: NYPD Officer Hits Unarmed Teen in the Face With His Gun
Suspect raises hands, officer clocks him with his gun…
by Murray Weiss

Fort Worth police deputy chief who shot dog arrested on animal cruelty warrant
Dog reportedly mauled his cat to death…
by Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Bad Information Leads to Worse Police Raids
Criminal informants corrupt pre-raid intel.
by Lucy Steigerwald

TSA desecrates woman’s ashen remains during warrantless urn search
Unapologetic blueshirts dump ashes into a man’s suitcase and send it on its way.
by Police State USA
Cop Shoots Pit Bull in Front of Children, Dog Owner Cited
Police said Stone was cited for having a “vicious dog at large without tags.”
by Trina Orlando

The NSA and Me
NSA claimed it had shut down all of its questionable operations.
by James Bamford
NYPD Cops Arrest Man After Taking Panoramic Photo in Public Park
Incident prompts fifth lawsuit from regularly harassed man.
by Carlos Miller