Author Archives: Police State Daily

SD Cops Using Forced Catheterization To Extract Urine From Suspects

South Dakota police officers are strapping people to beds and having catheters forcibly inserted into their urethras in order to extract urine from them, attorneys say. According to attorneys for a Pierre man charged with felony drug ingestion who is asking a judge to throw out evidence in his case from an involuntary urine sample, the policy is not new. State prosecutors say ...

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Cop Filmed Kicking Man In Diabetic Shock In Head Five Times Promoted

[ssba] Despite being filmed repeatedly kicking a man in the head during a traffic stop, a Henderson, Nevada police officer has been promoted. Sergeant Brett Seekatz is seen in the footage with Nevada highway patrol troopers and Henderson police officers mistaking a man suffering from a diabetic episode for a drunk driver during a traffic stop on Oct. 29, 2010. The video shows ...

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Cop Charged In Death Of Two K-9 Partners Investigated For Killing Third Dog

[ssba] After being accused of killing two K-9 partners, a former Cherokee County, Georgia schools police lieutenant is now being investigated for killing a third dog. On June 10, Daniel Peabody, 50, left his K-9 partner Inca – a four-year-old Belgian Malinois – in his patrol car for nearly three hours in 90-plus degree weather where it roasted to death. Following the incident, ...

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Video Shows Cops Kill Man Pinned On The Pavement

[ssba] Video has emerged showing Baton Rouge, Louisiana police officers fatally shoot a man at point blank range while he was pinned on the pavement being subdued. The cops had responded to Triple S Food Mart at the corner of Fairfields Avenue and North Foster Drive shortly after 12:00 a.m. on Tuesday. They had received reports that a man was trying to ...

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Disabled Woman Beaten During TSA Security Screening

[ssba] A blind and disabled Tennessee woman was beaten during an airport security screening at the Memphis International Airport, a new lawsuit says. Nineteen-year-old Hannah Cohen had been receiving treatment for a brain tumor at St. Jude Hospital and was headed home to Chattanooga on June 30, 2015 when she set off the metal detector before boarding her plane. Hannah’s ...

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Police Traumatize 9-Year-Old Over “Racist” Brownie Comment

[ssba] New Jersey parents say their child was “traumatized” and “intimidated” by police after he made a harmless comment about brownies. The 9-year-old third grader made the remark on June 16 while the treats were being served at an end of the year party at William P. Tatem Elementary School in Collingswood. Another student told teachers that what he said was ...

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Cop Who Shot Unarmed Man In Back Convicted Of Murder

[ssba] A Rocky Ford, Colorado cop has been convicted of second-degree murder for a fatal 2014 incident in which he followed a man back to his home and shot him in the back. The family of Jack Jacquez, 27, was dumfounded and horrified when, on Oct. 12, 2014, officer James Ashby, 33, broke down their door and murdered their loved one without ...

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Video Shows Cop Fire Seven Shots Into Teen’s Vehicle

[ssba] Dash-cam video has emerged showing a South Carolina cop firing seven shots into a teenager’s car as he slowly attempts to drive away from him. Forest Acres police officer Robert Cooper was responding to a noise complaint on Brentwood Court at around 1:45 a.m. on May 19 when he encountered 17-year-old Antwon Gallmon sitting in his vehicle. Released by the South Carolina Law Enforcement ...

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No Charges For Officer Filmed Wrestling Bikini-Clad Teen To Ground

[ssba] A McKinney, Texas cop filmed cursing at, shoving, and intimidating teenagers at a pool party last summer will not be charged. A Colin County grand jury decided on Thursday not to indict officer Eric Casebolt citing a lack of evidence despite footage showing him throwing a teenage girl to the ground before menacing angry onlookers with his firearm. Police had responded to ...

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Lawsuit Settled For $195K After Video Shows Cop Break Woman’s Eye Socket

[ssba] The city of Seattle, Washington has settled a lawsuit with a woman filmed being slugged in the face by a cop during an arrest two years ago. Twenty-three-years-old at the time, Miyekko Durden-Bosley was detained on June 22, 2014 after the mother of a man called police on her alleging that she had an altercation with her son – and an investigation of domestic ...

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Video Shows Probation Officers Beating Teen In Juvenile Hall

[ssba] Video has emerged showing four California probation officers brutalizing a teenager inside a holding cell at one of Los Angeles County’s juvenile halls. The beating commenced after the teen is seen throwing things at the door on April 24 while he is inside the cell alone. The probation officers escalate the situation by entering to confront the boy as a supervisor oversees them. ...

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Deputy Cleared In Takedown Killing Of Autistic Man Caught On Video

[ssba] A Knox County, Ohio deputy sheriff was cleared by a grand jury on Friday despite video of him slamming a developmentally disabled man to the ground at the Knox County Jail, killing him. Thirty-three-year-old David Dehmann, who suffered from Asperger’s Syndrome, Tourette’s Syndrome and Autism, was seriously injured by deputy Chase Wright – and then died from his injuries two days ...

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