Police Misconduct

S.C. Police Misconduct Update Horry County edition

S.C. Police Misconduct Update Horry County edition

I don’t want this to turn into the “police misconduct blog” and I realize there have been more misconduct posts...

Horry County highway patrol trooper arrested, resigns

Horry County highway patrol trooper arrested, resigns

SCHP trooper Christopher Lee Bridges resigned yesterday after being charged with leaving the scene of an accident with minor personal...

Horry County police officer arrested, fired

Horry County police officer arrested, fired

Horry County police corporal Charles McLendon was arrested early this morning and charged with criminal domestic violence (CDV) and misconduct in...

S.C. Police Misconduct Update

S.C. Police Misconduct Update

A city of Rock Hill police officer was arrested and charged with DUI while driving his patrol car, in Fort...

S.C. Police Misconduct Update

S.C. Police Misconduct Update

A Winnsboro police officer who allegedly shot his wife in front of their children and then went on the run...

Pottawatamie County civil rights trial – “if they can do it to the least of us they can do it to anybody”

Pottawatamie County civil rights trial – “if they can do it to the least of us they can do it to anybody”

Gerry Spence is back in the courtroom, trying a civil rights case against two Pottawatamie County police investigators who were...

We’re from the government and we’re here to help . . .

We’re from the government and we’re here to help . . .

Via Radley Balko, a 16 year old boy was shot by a sniper in Cherokee County, Georgia, after his parents...

S.C. Police Misconduct Update

S.C. Police Misconduct Update

A former Anderson County deputy was charged with domestic violence last month.  The deputy had also been charged with drug...

A blueprint for “Abducting and Cooking”

A blueprint for “Abducting and Cooking”

Wow.  According to the NY Times and other sources, a New York City police officer was arrested and charged by...

Lawyer and police misconduct update

Lawyer and police misconduct update

Lexington attorney Richard Breibart has been indicted in federal court on multiple wire fraud and extortion charges.  The closing of...