police abuse

americas

NYPD Union Boycotts Quentin Tarantino's 'Depraved' Films After Police Abuse Protest

The head of the Patrolmen's Benevolent Association called Tarantino a “purveyor of degeneracy” after the film director spoke at a #RiseUpOctober rally over the weekend.
VICE News
10.26.15
officer involved

Prisoner Who Claims Chicago Officer Tortured Him Is Freed After More Than Two Decades

A court overturned Shawn Whirl's 1991 murder conviction two months ago, citing his questionable confession. Prosecutors soon dropped the case as the evidence against him fell apart.
VICE News
10.15.15
News

The Horrifically Racist Photo That Led to the Firing of a Chicago Cop

Chicago Police Officer Timothy McDermott was fired last year for misconduct, and an old photo where he and another officer are holding rifles over a black man wearing antlers explains why.
Allie Conti
5.27.15
baltimore

State of Emergency - Baltimore, Maryland (Dispatch 2)

VICE News speaks to residents of Baltimore as they wait for an official announcement regarding the investigation into the case of Freddie Gray.
VICE News
5.1.15
News

Three Toronto Police Officers Have Been Charged with Sexually Assaulting a Colleague

The three officers charged with sexually assaulting a female parking enforcement officer have been arrested and released on bail.
Nick Rose
2.19.15
News

How to Fix the Poisoned Relationship Between the RCMP and Aboriginal Women

Following news of yet another Canadian police officer mistreating an aboriginal woman, we spoke to the vice president of the Native Women's Association of Canada about how to rebuild the fractured relationship between cops and women in the country.
Raf Katigbak
1.13.15