officers

Policing

Cops say they're becoming reluctant to question people or use force

Emma Fidel
1.11.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch the Frantic Moments Before Charlotte Cops Killed Keith Scott

The cellphone video filmed by Keith Scott's wife does not settle police claims that he was armed at the time of the altercation.
VICE Staff
9.23.16
officer involved

Baltimore officers kill gunman who fired at police

The shooting occurred a week after five Dallas police officers were killed by a sniper during a protest over police brutality.
Reuters and VICE News
7.15.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Cops That Shot Alton Sterling Believe Their Actions Were 'Completely Justified’

Officers Blane Salamoni and Howie Lake II have been put on paid administrative leave following a routine police call that turned fatal Tuesday.
VICE Staff
7.6.16
News

New Report Reveals an Insidious Culture of Sexual Assault and Harassment in an Australian Police Force

Alongside abusing their own members, allegations include grooming, stalking, and sexually assaulting vulnerable members of the community.
Wendy Syfret
12.9.15
Stuff

Hurricane Katrina Was a Nightmare for Inmates in New Orleans

Ten years after Hurricane Katrina, we revisited the horrific story of the inmates who were stuck in the hellish Orleans Parish Prison.
Michael Patrick Welch
8.29.15
the people speak

Do You Trust The Police? - The People Speak

In this episode of 'The People Speak,' VICE News traveled around the world to ask people what they think about the police.
VICE News
7.31.15
africa

Oil Company SOCO Allegedly Paid Large Sums to Congolese Officer Accused of Intimidating Opponents of Drilling

According to NGO Global Witness, the Congolese army received tens of thousands of dollars from British oil company SOCO as it searched for oil in Africa’s oldest national park.
Pierre Longeray
6.10.15
officer involved

NYPD Cops Say Training Inspired by Eric Garner's Death Is a 'Waste of Time'

Cops have reportedly been falling asleep during the three-day long retraining course billed as a way to change how the city's cops interact with New Yorkers.
VICE News
2.23.15