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#Police Brutality

# police-brutality - Sunday 28 July, 2013

Gardaí gave 'misleading' information to Ombudsman on student protest
# Student Protest
# Student Protest

Gardaí gave 'misleading' information to Ombudsman on student protest

Jul 28th 2013, 12:54 PM 19,272 Views 212 Comments

The Ombudsman was investigating complaints about the behaviour of four gardaí at the protest in 2010.

# police-brutality - Friday 14 June, 2013

Medical volunteer in Turkey fighting for his life after being beaten by police
# Turkey
# Turkey

Medical volunteer in Turkey fighting for his life after being beaten by police

Jun 14th 2013, 2:11 PM 11,295 Views 24 Comments

Medical personnel who have set up temporary facilities to help those injured in protests say they have been directly targeted by police.

# police-brutality - Friday 24 May, 2013

Schools torched in fifth night of Sweden riots over 'police brutality'
# Sweden
# Sweden

Schools torched in fifth night of Sweden riots over 'police brutality'

May 24th 2013, 8:35 AM 14,018 Views 149 Comments

The troubles are believed to have been triggered by the fatal police shooting of a 69-year-old man last week.

# police-brutality - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

South Africa: 9 police accused of taxi driver's death denied bail
# South Africa
# South Africa

South Africa: 9 police accused of taxi driver's death denied bail

Mar 12th 2013, 6:01 PM 4,841 Views 7 Comments

Bystanders filmed taxi driver Mido Macia being manhandled, handcuffed to the back of a police van and dragged hundreds of metres through the streets of Daveyton, a town east of Johannesburg.

# police-brutality - Monday 18 February, 2013

Strikes shut down Egyptian port city for second day
# Egypt
# Egypt

Strikes shut down Egyptian port city for second day

Feb 18th 2013, 1:16 PM 4,819 Views 3 Comments

The protesters are angry over the killing of some 50 people during demonstrations last month.

# police-brutality - Friday 16 November, 2012

Video: Spanish police brutality at austerity strikes
# Austerity Strikes
# Austerity Strikes

Video: Spanish police brutality at austerity strikes

Nov 16th 2012, 12:50 PM 10,339 Views 120 Comments

Officers lashed out at male and female protesters as they demonstrated in cities around the country.

# police-brutality - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

Brazilian police suspected of 30 murders
# Brazil
# Brazil

Brazilian police suspected of 30 murders

Feb 14th 2012, 9:46 PM 4,869 Views 0 Comments

Law enforcement officials say they believe that former or current officers used a recent strike as an opportunity to carry out executions.

# police-brutality - Friday 30 September, 2011

What are the Occupy Wall Street protests in New York?
# Occupy Wall Street
# Occupy Wall Street

What are the Occupy Wall Street protests in New York?

Sep 30th 2011, 10:00 PM 1,535 Views 29 Comments

As demonstrations spread to Boston and San Fransciso, read TheJournal.ie’s guide to the Occupy Wall Street protests.

# police-brutality - Monday 21 March, 2011

Man sues NYPD after being tasered for double parking
# Zero Tolerance
From The Daily Edge
# Zero Tolerance

Man sues NYPD after being tasered for double parking

Mar 21st 2011, 1:41 PM 435 Views 0 Comments

Surgeons were needed to remove an inch-long taser prong from a man’s back following an incident in April 2010.

# police-brutality - Tuesday 7 September, 2010

Policeman jailed for assaulting woman in cell
# Police Brutality
# Police Brutality

Policeman jailed for assaulting woman in cell

Sep 7th 2010, 5:14 PM 208 Views 0 Comments

Shocking video shows officer dragging girl on the ground before injuring her.