The 23-year-old and his family have been harassed and arrested by NYPD officers—treatment they say is retaliation for Orta's documentation of their misconduct.
I met with a group preparing to cross the Cambodian border in an attempt to make it to the UN office in Phnom Penh.
Video of the incident shows the officer approach the woman as she tells him she feels unsafe before ripping the phone from her hands.
The city's stoners descended on Flagstaff Gardens yesterday to celebrate pot culture. We mostly went to ask some questions.
Jesse Willesse, the son of an Australian journalism great, was arrested after sparking up on the steps of Sydney's Town Hall.
VICE's crime editor talks to one of our UK writers about why the police carry guns and why so many Americans are afraid of them.
STIs are up in the capital of Scotland, since sex workers believe cops will use condoms as evidence against them.
Rescue Forensics claims it can scrape "massive quantities of data" from online escort ads and give that information to law enforcement, but advocates for sex workers say that such a service doesn't help anyone.
Police reformers aren't exactly thrilled about the idea after a year defined by brutality and protests.
Decades of brutality forced city officials' hands, but recent investigations suggest abuses by Chicago cops are far from over.
A Philadelphia crime reporter reflects on the scandals that have hit the city's law enforcement apparatus—and the promise of reform.
A shooting in Tulsa raises questions about how a senior citizen who headed up Sheriff Stanley Glanz's re-election campaign was in a position to end a life.
Last month a 57-year-old Melbourne man was arrested for stealing a crazy amount of shoes over a period of several years. On Monday the police held a collection day to give them back.
What are the small transgressions that turn nice people into criminals? To find out, we asked a fracker turned convicted drug dealer.
The more we learn about these fake cell phone towers that no one wants to talk about, the scarier it gets.
The Islamic State hacks French TV channels, protesters demand police be arrested over the deaths of 20 suspected sandalwood smugglers, South Africa removes an apartheid-era statute of Cecil Rhodes, and more.
A night of rage, tension, chanting, and violence.
Apart from keeping police, journos and Twitter trolls busy, was there any point to the rallies and counter-rallies? And does either side consider the weekend actions a success?
In officially reclassifying the death of Henry Glover, a 31-year-old father of four, as a homicide, New Orleans's coroner has began to correct one of the more grotesque examples of injustice of an era defined by it.
I spent a few days with them to meet the seemingly regular people behind the hate.
Officer Michael T. Slager can be seen firing at Walter L. Scott eight times while Scott fled in a video that surfaced Tuesday.
Animal rights group claims the mass killing of racing dogs is an open secret and an ongoing problem in Australia.
Apr 2, 2015
All the targeted churches were Catholic and have previous links to sexual abuse.
But the fact that they wanted to shows how clueless they are when it comes to policing drug use.