After police beat him in front of his 3-year-old son man receives $3 million settlement

https://thegrio.com/2018/06/05/after-police-beat-him-in-front-of-his-3-year-old-son-man-receives-3-million-settlement/Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring …

The charges were dropped but Rameau said Jennings has a pending lawsuit.

Rameau said that only means “both of the claims are true and supported …

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Was Enfield traffic stop and DUI arrest Retaliation?

http://www.journalinquirer.com/crime_and_courts/was-enfield-traffic-stop-and-dui-arrest-retaliation-defendant-s/article_d7423652-65f9-11e8-b1b6-cbf44b4a3333.htmlAn Enfield man’s 2016 drunken driving arrest was pure “payback” for a brutality lawsuit he filed against the department years earlier, his lawyer contends.

Police videos of Ronnie T. Salas Jr.’s arrest show he was evasive, angry …

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Appeals court dismisses 2011 police brutality claims against UC administrators and police

http://www.ktvu.com/news/appeals-court-dismisses-2011-police-brutality-claims-against-uc-administrators-policeSan Francisco today dismissed police brutality claims filed in 2011 by 21 demonstrators against administrators and police of the University of California at Berkeley.

The demonstrators claimed in a civil rights lawsuit that campus police used …

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Chicago fears shameful era of police brutality continues

http://journalgazette.net/news/20180604/chicago-fears-shameful-era-of-police-brutality-continuesCHICAGO
For years, the Chicago Police Department has been trying to move past a shameful chapter characterized by coercion and brutality, shelling out multimillion …

This could skyrocket because of current and future lawsuits from people who say they were framed by …

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Trenton settles police lawsuits for $130K

http://www.trentonian.com/article/TT/20180523/NEWS/180529894The police department has faced a steady stream of lawsuits relating to police brutality and misconduct.

The Knights’ lawsuit was reminiscent of police failures outlined in the wrongful death lawsuits the city settled with the family of Kenneth Howard …

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Atlantic City police grapple with excessive force suits while instances decline

http://www.pressofatlanticcity.com/news/crime/police/atlantic-city-police-grapple-with-excessive-force-suits-while-instances/article_e3fdb617-d3dd-57c3-afb4-a206102de2b6.htmlATLANTIC CITY
Two major police brutality settlements this year have damaged the … were cleared.

An excessive-force lawsuit involving Atlantic City police officer Franco Sydnor was settled …

Last year, David Connor Castellani, of Linwood, settled …

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Lawsuit: New Castle officer confiscated video that went viral

http://www.wfmj.com/story/38269804/lawsuit-new-castle-officer-confiscated-video-that-went-viralA lawsuit filed in federal court claims that although New Castle Police officers confiscated a phone used to take video of an alleged instance of police brutality, the video still went viral.

Attorneys for Perry Lawry of Butler, Pennsylvania filed the suit …

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