Police Brutality

Police brutality is the wanton use of excessive force, usually physical, but potentially in the form of verbal attacks and psychological intimidation, by a police officer.Widespread police brutality exists in many countries, even those that prosecute it. It is one of several forms of police misconduct, which include: false arrest; intimidation; racial profiling; political repression; surveillance abuse; sexual abuse; and police corruption. However, as aforementioned, it may involve physical force but never reaching death under police custody.[citation needed] Although illegal, it can be done under the color of law.
Posts about Police Brutality
  • Car Crashes vs. Car Accidents

    … reflect the same sentiment, replacing the word “accident” in various parts of their state statutes or city ordinances. Even news organizations like the Associated Press have encouraged reporters not to use the word “accident” where the negligence of a driver is claimed or proven in a vehicular collision. All of the actions above stems from a growing…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 32 readers -
  • The 13th Annual Smokin’ on the Bayou Rib Cookoff Apr 30, 2016

    … to the public will have people’s choice tickets for sale, drinks, t-shirts. Enjoy finger licking good ribs and live entertainment. Participants begin cooking-6:00 am; Gates open to public-11:00 am; Judging-4:00 pm Where: ULM Malone Stadium, 514 Warhawk Way Monroe, LA Call for more info: 318-342-1000 The post The 13th Annual Smokin’ on the Bayou Rib Cookoff Apr 30, 2016 appeared first on The Law Offices of L. Clayton Bugress. …

    The Law Offices of L. Clayton Bugress- 37 readers -
  • Franklin Parish Catfish Festival, Apr 9, 2016

    … Franklin Parish Catfish Festival, Apr 9, 2016 Filed under: Personal Injury Source: http://www.franklinparishcatfishfestival.com 30th Annual Franklin Parish Catfish Festival set for Saturday, April 9, in Winnsboro Diamond Rio will perform at this year’s 30th annual Franklin Parish Catfish Festival! The Grammy-winning country group will play at 3…

    The Law Offices of L. Clayton Bugress- 34 readers -

    … St. Patrick’s Day (on March 17th, each year) is celebrated in New Orleans and its suburb in the form of another parade! It’s the perfect season for another celebration … after all, it’s New Orleans, and we love to parade! Our annual St. Patrick’s Day Parades are considered another opportunity for family and friends to get together and enjoy…

    Houma Personal Injury Attorney- 44 readers -
  • Frisco Fest ~ March 5 & 6, 2016

    … San Francisco Plantation will host its 13th Annual “Frisco Fest” Spring Garden & Craft Festival on March 5 & 6, 2016. This year’s festival promises to be better than ever with a classic rock performance by IMAGE on Saturday at 3 pm and a Zydeco show featuring Geno Delafose & The French Rockin’ Boogie on Sunday at 1pm. Other acts…

    Houma Personal Injury Attorney- 27 readers -
  • Illinois Truck Accident Statistics

    … or a loved one has been involved in a commercial vehicle or truck accident and wish to seek compensation for your injuries, contact an experienced Illinois truck accident lawyer at Staver Law Group today. Illinois Truck Accident Statistics Truck accidents are surprisingly common in Illinois. In 2014, the Illinois Department of Transportation…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 37 readers -
  • The Jury Selection Process in Criminal Cases

    … in a case of alleged police brutality because they used to serve as a police officer may be determined to have an actual bias. In this case, a lawyer could ask for this juror to be removed from the selection pool. In a case of implied bias, a juror may be marked for exclusion from the jury pool because of characteristics that make them unlikely…

    Matthew Sharp/ The Law Office of Matthew D. Sharp- 36 readers -
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