Category: Police State

Muslim Ninth Grader Brings Homemade Clock to School, Police Arrest Him for Hoax Bomb

Editor SCD- September 16, 2015

Hoping to impress his teachers, Ahmed Mohamed brought a homemade clock to school with him on Monday. As a result, Mohamed was handcuffed and detained ... Read More

Black Lives Matter movement is smeared by frightened demagogues | Editorial

Editor SCD- September 14, 2015

The reminders of policing's inherent danger have come more frequently lately, as 13 cops have died nationally in the line of duty in the past ... Read More

SWAT Team Terrorizes Innocent Family – Holds Nude Mother At Gunpoint

Ed Lynn- August 24, 2015

Image via the Free Thought Project, used with permission. Worcester, MA — Marianne Diaz and her children were asleep during the pre-dawn hours of August ... Read More

Does Ferguson Just Need A Better Police Chief?

Ed Lynn- March 22, 2015

FERGUSON, Missouri -- Damien White moved to Ferguson from nearby St. Louis just a few weeks before Michael Brown, a black and unarmed 18-year-old, was ... Read More

Man Tazed Repeatedly Trying To Rescue 3-Year-Old Son From Burning Home

Ed Lynn- March 20, 2015

Louisiana, MO — On October 31, 2013, the house of Ryan and Cathy Miller caught fire. In that fire, their 3-year-old son, Riley Miller was ... Read More


Mike Caccioppoli- December 2, 2014

Darren Wilson resigned as a police officer. Why do people think this is some kind of victory? Did you really expect him to go back ... Read More

FBI’s “Suicide Letter” to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Dangers of Unchecked Surveillance

Ed Lynn- November 13, 2014

| BY NADIA KAYYALI The New York Times has published an unredacted version of the famous “suicide letter” from the FBI to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The ... Read More

The Black & White Facts About Police Use Of Deadly Force

Ed Lynn- October 23, 2014

Illustration by Edward Lynn for Truth 2 Powa   by Ryan Gabrielson, Ryann Grochowski Jones and Eric Sagara Young black males in recent years were ... Read More

Cop Pepper Sprays Man For Filming Outside Of His Own Home

Ed Lynn- October 20, 2014

Waller, TX — A Waller police officer is on paid leave after pepper spraying a college student for filming him. Bobby Hall is a mass ... Read More

Private Donors Supply Spy Gear to Cops

Ed Lynn- October 14, 2014

by Ali Winston and Darwin Bond Graham, Special to ProPublica <img class="size-full wp-image-2375" src="" alt="By MaxVT (Own work) , via Wikimedia Commons" width="512" height="354" /> ... Read More