Posts tagged "cops"

Watch The Video For “Refugees In,” Pussy Riot’s Haunting New Anthem And Call To Arms

No strangers to political controversy, Pussy Riot continues to use their musical platform for relevant and often brutally honest discourse, this time honing in on Europe’s stringent migration policies.

Bronwyn Isaac | November 18, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Man Clogs Highway With 1,300 Geese In Attempt To Save Some Scratch

Watch the video and partake in this man’s most absurd form of budgeting!

Bronwyn Isaac | November 16, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Even Cops Hate EDM: New LA Taskforce Seeks To Shut Festivals Down

This past Tuesday, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors passed a motion to implement a task force that will investigate and enforce safety surrounding EDM (electronic dance music) festivals.

Bronwyn Isaac | September 4, 2015 - 9:00 am

6 Baltimore Cops Released on Bail Set Lower Than $500,000 Amount for Jailed Protester

In the wake of Freddie Gray’s murder and the weeks of protests in Baltimore as a result, there comes a huge let-down after the seemingly good news that all 6

Katrin Higher | May 2, 2015 - 12:30 pm

RIP Society: Oklahoma City Police Officer Arrested For Sexually Assaulting 7 Women

To protect and serve, huh? Oklahoma City police arrested fellow cop Daniel Ken Holtzclaw, 27, yesterday for rape and sexual battery against seven Black women.

Oklahoma City Police…

Jessica Wakeman | August 22, 2014 - 3:00 pm

NYPD Accused Of Using A Chokehold On Pregnant Black Woman

This weekend, police in Brooklyn, New York, busted some folks who were grilling on the sidewalk — which, I didn’t know until reading this New York Daily News article, is…

Jessica Wakeman | July 28, 2014 - 5:30 pm

University Of Oregon Public Safety Officer Reveals Co-Workers’ Extensive List Of People Who Should “Eat A Bowl Of Dicks”

A former University of Oregon public safety officer is suing the University after being fired in 2012 for reporting misconduct within the school’s police department. According to the…

Katie Oldenburg | July 18, 2014 - 4:30 pm

NYPD Sued By Woman For Sexual Assault, Harassment By Cop

The New York City Police Department is infamous for the controversial “stop and frisk” program, critiqued for how it is used for racial profiling.  This story, however, is more like…

Sarah Gray | March 28, 2013 - 1:40 pm

Ex-NYPD Cop Admits He Raped Woman, Lied About It

Nearly one year ago, those of us who put our faith and trust in the police had our world rocked: an New York City Police Department officer named Michael Pena…

Jessica Wakeman | June 22, 2012 - 12:40 pm

Modern Lady Asks, Why Are All The Female Cops So Sexy?

We have been woefully remiss is posting “Modern Lady,” the new CurrentTV web series starring Erin Gibson that replaced Sarah Haskins’ late, great “Target: Women” show. Allow us…

Jessica Wakeman | August 6, 2010 - 5:10 pm

It’s Not Fair For A Female Cop To Pose As A Prostitute

I grew up drooling to “Cops,” so my classiness expectations for TLC’s new Thursday night show, “Police Women Of Broward County,” were low. But, actually, “Police Women” is way less…

Jessica Wakeman | August 11, 2009 - 1:00 pm