Monthly Archives: November 2014

19. Pearlie Golden

93-year-old Pearlie Golden — affectionately called “Ms. Sully” by those in her neighborhood — became upset with her great-nephew Roy Jones because she couldn’t get her driver’s licence renewed. Jones called 9-1-1 in hopes of diffusing the situation after Golden … Continue reading

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18. Robert Cameron Redus

Redus, A college student in San Antonio, was hammered by the early morning of December 6, 2013 and was driving erratically in the parking lot of his apartment complex near the campus of the University of the Incarnate Word. Corporal … Continue reading

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17. Hope Steffy

While not necessarily being brutality on the part of the police, the twisted story of Hope Steffey is without question police misconduct. Steffey called 9-1-1 because she was being assaulted by her cousin. Instead of Stark County police arresting the … Continue reading

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16. Henry Davis

Before there was Mike Brown, there was Henry Davis. At about 3am on September 20, 2009, Henry Davis was leaving a friends house. It was raining profusely and Davis, having missed his exit, pulled to the side of the road in … Continue reading

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15. Victor White III

Victor White III was arrested after police found marijuana on him following a reported fight at a gas station. The police cuffed him and put him in the back of a squad car, where they claim he managed to commit … Continue reading

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14. Oscar Grant

Johannes Mehserle and another B.A.R.T. officer restrained Oscar Grant in the early morning hours of New Year’s Day 2009 following an altercation that had taken place on the Furitvale Station platform. Grant was laying face down on the platform and … Continue reading

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13. Katherine Johnson

Atlanta Police served a no-knock warrant to the home of 92-year-old Katherine Johnson, who lived in a sketchy part of Atlanta. When the officers broke into her home, Mrs. Johnson assumed they were burglars and she shot above their heads. … Continue reading

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12. Danziger Bridge Killings

Six days after Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans police officers responded to a report of alleged gunfire at Danziger Bridge. Sgt. Kenneth Bowen, Sgt. Robert Gisevius, Officer Anthony Villavaso, Officer Robert Faulcon, and others, arrived at the scene in a Budget … Continue reading

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11. Kendrec McDade

19-year-old Kendrec McDade was killed by Pasadena police officers after a 9-1-1 caller falsely reported that two men with guns stole a backpack from his car. The police chased two teenagers through the streets, once of which was McDade. McDade … Continue reading

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10. Stratford High School Raid

Allegations of drug deals in the halls of Stratford High School led to a raid by Goose Creek police. Students were forced to the ground at gunpoint while their bags were searched. No drugs were found and police and school … Continue reading

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