Carlos Pena's livelihood has been crippled. It remains to be seen if he'll have any right to compensation.
Police went silent on city officials following the botched raid that caused $5,000 in damages.
According to a lawsuit, Amir Worship was sitting on the edge of his bed with his hands raised when an officer shot him, shattering his kneecap.
Too much government authority lends itself to swatting-style abuse.
Marvin Guy No Longer Faces Death Penalty for Allegedly Shooting, Killing Cop in Botched No-Knock Raid
An unannounced SWAT team invaded a Texas man’s home in failed pursuit of drug evidence. They’ve blamed him for the violence they incited.
Proposed internet bans open a can of worms about how to punish those involved in creating and consuming controversial content.
This was an attempted arrest of a man wanted for questioning and parole violations, not a hostage situation.
Such victims are often told they have no right to sue.
Minnesota's Attorney General Says the Cop Who Killed Amir Locke Was Defending Himself. So Was Locke.
That perplexing situation underlines the hazards of police tactics that aim to prevent violence but often have the opposite effect.
The Pensacola Police Department has launched an internal investigation into how a 1-year-old boy was injured in police custody following the pre-dawn raid.
Banning "no-knock" search warrants is not enough to prevent lethal confrontations between cops and people exercising the right to armed self-defense.
The 22-year-old man was shot by a Minneapolis police officer during the execution of a no-knock warrant on which he was not named.
A SWAT Team Blew Up This Innocent Woman's House and Cost Her Over $50,000. The City Tried To Stop Her From Suing.
A federal court wasn't having it.
Some are using Kyle Rittenhouse's acquittal to argue for harsher laws and punishments. Andrew Coffee IV's case is a study in why that's an awful idea.
Over 24 Cops Raided the Wrong Address and Wrecked an Elderly Man's Home. They All Got Qualified Immunity.
There will be no justice for Onree Norris.
A SWAT Team Destroyed This Innocent Woman's House While Chasing a Fugitive. The City Refuses To Pay for Damages.
"I've lost everything," says Vicki Baker.
A report cites his "anti-government," "anti-police" ideology as an impetus for the fatal no-knock raid.
Nor did the suspect live at the residence.
It's been nearly four months since a Maryland SWAT team killed Duncan Lemp, and there's been no transparency.
A SWAT Team Blew Up This Family's House While Chasing a Shoplifter. The Supreme Court Won't Hear the Case.
And no, it wasn't the shoplifter's home.
Montgomery County police say Duncan Lemp "confronted" a SWAT team executing a search warrant on his family's house. His family says he was shot in bed.
A group of homeless mothers moved into an Oakland, California, home they didn't own.
Cops Destroyed This House To Arrest a Shoplifter. A Federal Court Says Police Don't Have To Pay for the Damage.
Are there any limits to what police can do in pursuit of a suspect? The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals apparently doesn't think so.
Pittsburgh's U.S. Attorney Is Lying to Cops and Constituents About the Actual Risks of Fentanyl Exposure
Bad science and panics by those who want to escalate the opioid drug war.
The Illinois boy now suffers from severe PTSD and will walk with a limp for the rest of his life, the lawsuit says.
"My son with autism was forced out of the home with military-style rifles aimed at him and made to sit on the cold, wet ground for over an hour."
Police, however, still shift away responsibility for killing unarmed, innocent Wichita man.
Filing false police reports isn't funny. It can get people killed.
It's considered "reasonable" for police to kill based on false information.
Unless crafted carefully, the proposal could set up more standoffs between armed citizens and police.
Don't ignore the roles militarization and trigger-happy law enforcement tactics play.
Germany violently enforces the law by busting into dozens of households to prevent a "climate of fear".
(And they still didn't catch the culprit.)
You'd think Lake County must be some sort of trafficking hotbed. It's not.