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Cop pleads guilty in dashcam unzippin

Newton, New Jersey (My9NJ) –
In Newton, New Jersey, young men allegedly got a little more than what they asked for when they were pulled over for traffic offenses by an officer.

Officer Jason Miller, a patrolman for 14 years, was suspended by Newton Police without pay and turned himself in to the Sussex County Prosecutor’s Office last week.

Miller allegedly unzipped his pants and exposed himself during a number of traffic stops.

http://www.my9nj.com/story/29325446/nj-cop-pleads-guilty-in-dashcam-unzipping

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When can you video the police?

Sixty-four percent of adults in the United States own smartphones, according to the Pew Research Center. Four years ago, about half that number did.

Many depend on their smartphones for online access, whether they’re applying for jobs, checking their bank accounts, paying bills, following breaking news events or sharing photos and videos. Never has it been this fast and easy to take a photo or video and share it online for everyone to see.

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Woman sees murder case tossed after 22 years on death row!

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An Arizona woman who spent more than two decades on death row in her 4-year-old son’s killing saw her murder charge dismissed Monday, bringing an end to a controversial case that relied almost entirely on the work of a detective with a long history of misconduct.

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NYPD ‘Cop of the Year’ busted with 22 LBS. of cocaine in S. Florida!

Phillip LeRoy

A decorated New York City cop failed Wednesday to talk his way out of jail while he fights federal charges that he took part in a $200,000 drug deal in South Florida.

“Utterly ridiculous,” was what a federal judge called the story offered by Phillip LeRoy on how he wound up in the middle of a cocaine sting — involving more than 22 pounds of the drug — in Sunrise last month. The judge ordered LeRoy locked up without bond until trial.

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South Carolina Cop suspended in for repeatedly punching man in the head [VIDEO]


A cop employed by the Columbia Police Department in South Carolina has been suspended without pay after a video emerged showing the officer repeatedly punching a man who had been lying face-down on the ground.

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Ferguson Grand Juror Sues for Right to Speak About Case

A grand juror sued the St. Louis County prosecutor on Monday, seeking to speak publicly about the case of a white police officer in Ferguson, Mo., fatally shooting an unarmed African-American teenager.

The unidentified plaintiff, bound to secrecy under Missouri law, said in the federal lawsuit that the public’s impression of the grand jury’s work was “not entirely accurate.”

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Sheriff’s deputy accused of secretly taking nude photos of woman, posting them …

A Columbia County sheriff's deputy was charged with taking nude photos of a woman and posting them on the Internet, police said …

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Ferguson cop who arrested journalist being sued for tying up and choking 12-year-old boy

Ferguson Police Officer Justin Cosma [Huffington Post]

A police officer who arrested a journalist earlier this month in Ferguson, Missouri is also facing a federal civil rights lawsuit for allegedly attacking a 12-year-old boy while working for another department two years ago, the Huffington Post reported.

According to the Post‘s Ashley Alman and Ryan J. Reilly, the lawsuit, filed in September 2012 in a Missouri federal court, accuses Officer Justin Cosma of choking the boy around the neck and throwing him to the ground during a June 2010 encounter.

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Ferguson Cop said protesters ‘should have been put down like a rabid dog’ ! WTF!

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Police kept a low profile, in sharp contrast to previous nights when they fired tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse protesters near the quiet residential street where Brown was fatally shot at least six times in broad daylight.

The police department in Glendale, another St Louis suburb, announced the suspension of Matthew Pappert, the latest police officer from the St Louis area in three days to be suspended for questionable conduct amid the Ferguson protests.

“I’m sick of these protesters. You are a burden on society and a blight on the community,” wrote Mr Pappert in one of at least five posts that were posted to Facebook.

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