police

SURVEILLANCE

How Amazon and the Cops Set Up an Elaborate Sting Operation That Accomplished Nothing

Behind-the-scenes emails show how Amazon and Ring worked with police in Aurora, Colorado to make people scared of each other.
Caroline Haskins
7.2.19
lifestyle

Man with 'I Love Ket' Bumper Sticker Caught with Ketamine

As well as 300 ecstasy pills.
Ewout Lowie
7.1.19
Drugs

Dodgy Drug Charges Are Being Used to Silence Russia's Opposition

If you're a journalist or an activist in Russia, drugs can magically appear in your backpack.
Niko Vorobyov
6.25.19
Australia Today

Police Raid ABC Offices Over Stories Alleging Misconduct by Australian Troops

This happened less than 24 hours after police raided a News Corp reporter's home over a seperate piece of public interest journalism
Gavin Butler
6.5.19
investigation

Rape Victims Are Being Told They Can't Go to Therapy

If you're sexually assaulted in the UK, the authorities may tell you not to speak with therapists about the assault until after the trial is complete. The impact of this silence can be devastating.
Sirin Kale
5.30.19
News

An Indonesian Police Officer Has Been Fired For Being Gay

The former policeman, who had been in the job for a decade, has filed a complaint to the National Human Rights Commission.
Arzia Tivany Wargadiredja
5.20.19
Notre Dame

The Notre Dame Fire Caused Lead Levels in the Area to Skyrocket

Officials have stressed, however, that lead poisoning is typically something that happens over long periods of exposure.
Tim Marcin
5.12.19
school shooting

The FBI Is Searching for a Columbine-Obsessed Woman Who Flew to Colorado and Bought a Shotgun

She forced all Denver-area schools into lockdown a few days ahead of the massacre's 20th anniversary.
Tess Owen
4.17.19
Save Yourselves

I Spent a Night with Protesters Willing to Be Arrested to Fight Climate Change

A timeline of what it's like to spend the evening with the climate activist group Extinction Rebellion.
Patrick Heardman
4.16.19
murder

Chicago Police Are Finally Investigating Whether a Serial Killer Murdered 51 Women Since 2001

Many were found on the south and west sides of Chicago, and almost all were black.
Emma Ockerman
4.14.19
Julian Assange

This Is Just the Beginning for Julian Assange

The U.S. could be trying to bring additional charges against the WikiLeaks founder.
David Gilbert
Greg Walters
4.11.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Cop Allegedly Came to Work Drunk and Volunteered to Test the Breathalyzer

He apparently blew a 0.08, according to police chief James Craig.
River Donaghey
4.9.19
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