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July 11, 2011

Video: Dashcam of rough Tenn. arrest used in dismissal motion

Man arrested in Jan. kicked officer in genitals, tried to grab another's firearm - Full Story
July 07, 2011

Man's suit says cops beat him, claims video proves it

A Chicago man says he was attacked by several police officers and has the video footage to prove it - Full Story
May 24, 2011

Video: Suspect claims 'excessive force' caught on dash cam

Investigator "found that no inappropriate behavior or actions were taken" during arrest - Full Story
May 23, 2011

Video: DC Metro police take down man in wheelchair

Man was drinking alcohol outside station, refused to leave - Full Story
May 12, 2011

Video: Fla. dept releases video to refute 'excessive force' claims

The officer says he feared the man was reaching for a weapon, so he forcefully pulled him out of the car - Full Story
May 11, 2011

2 Philly cops shoot, kill suspected drug dealer

The 20-year-old suspect pulled a large-caliber revolver from his waistband and pointed it at the officers - Full Story
May 04, 2011

Cellphone video shows physical arrest, TASER use

It appears to show a San Diego police officer striking a man during a physical struggle - Full Story
April 27, 2011

Video: IHOP scuffle with Atlanta cops hits YouTube

Shortly after a woman makes contact with the officer, he throws a punch and then attempts to detain her as she resists - Full Story
April 14, 2011

Two N.O. officers found guilty in beating death

Williams faces a maximum sentence of life in prison; Moore could get up to 25 years in prison - Full Story
April 11, 2011

Video: Combative baseball fan hit with baton, TASER

Man was arrested at the Pirates game and charged with four misdemeanors, including public drunkenness and resisting arrest - Full Story



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