Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Was a Victim of Police Brutality

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 52 People

    Karma Is Alive and Well....

    It was almost 2 yrs ago.I come out of the club with my sisters and friends,when i see my brother arguing with some guy.I know how my brother can get so i go over to get him,so we can leave,it was my birthday and we just finish having a great time.I didnt want the nite to be...
    louzzer louzzer 26-30 10 Responses Jun 10, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    About That "war On Cops"

    The War on the Streets: This is Miami, not Mogadishu. What would things have been like if every Security operative, when he went out at night to make an arrest, had been uncertain whether he would return alive?.... The [Security] Organs would very quickly have...
    kayaker712 kayaker712 61-65, M Mar 6, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I'm Still Trying To Recover

    hello my name is Matt, I live in North Carolina. I'm currently thirty years old and I'm still traumatized from when I was twenty- two. I will never forget that day I lived in Cary( suburb of Raleigh) when I decided to pick up a friend, because I...
    mattchall mattchall 31-35, M Sep 28, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Jackson County West Virgina

    A few years back I was also a victim of what they call police brutality was pulled over for drink driving , but thats besides the point At the policestation I was being loud I guess yelling they taped my mouth shut with duck tape and also blacked my right eye . which is on...
    SaraElizabeth12 SaraElizabeth12 46-50, F Jan 1, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    'v' For Vigilante

    For months, Ada County Sheriff David Updyke had been investigating a secretive group of armed extremists living at the periphery of his southwest Idaho jurisdiction. When an informant provided him with a membership list of the armed band, Updyke wasted no time. He obtained...
    kayaker712 kayaker712 61-65, M Mar 6, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    My Son Was a Victim Civil Rights Violator--cops

      Let it be known that on 17 of September 2009 at appx: 9:45pm in Albuquerque NM --502 Louisana Blvd. SE, Sergio F. my son was walking home and 2 violent public servants(cops) brutally and severely beaten him up. At the time a devilish cop pull-up along Sergio and...
    sergio09 sergio09 26-30, M 2 Responses Sep 28, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Hello, my name is Diane

    and I am a junior at Rutgers. After the recent news concerning Mike Brown/Ferguson and police brutality, and reading about the protests occurring in NJ, I would like to share my story/ in the hopes of spreading awareness and exposing my personal unfortunate encounter with the...
    deekayyy deekayyy 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 18

    Your Response

    Cancel

    The Conscience Of A Killer

    Eric Strausbaugh of Kenosha, Wisconsin, a 34-year-old husband and father, killed himself last October 31. Friends recall that he was experiencing marital difficulties and a great deal of job-related stress. A large part of his emotional burden was the result of his actions on...
    kayaker712 kayaker712 61-65, M Mar 6, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    i am a victim of police brutality every minute

    of every day until I see justice. I am the victim of Aniello Moscato, NYS Police. Moscato was found guilty by internal affairs, and he was protected from incarceration. He lives in fear of me, my honesty, integrity, and the audio and video tapes that prove his guilt. the...
    victimAnielloMoscatoNYSPolice victimAnielloMoscatoNYSPolice 51-55, F Jan 12

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Police Brutality 7/28/2012 Shreveport Louisiana.

    A friend of mine was following me out of a neighborhood that she was not familiar with & got pulled over. Being the friend that I am, I decided to turn around to see if I should wait on her or just leave. The cop started screaming at me to leave and it scared my friend so she...
    Ambino20 Ambino20 22-25, F 9 Responses Aug 1, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Dont Understand

    so my parents were driving my cousin and i were in the back of a tinted 2007 toyota yaris when we were stopped (blocked in by 3-4 police undercover cars)and grabbed and forcefully removed from the car.They started saying they knew the car already.and always see us driving.we were...
    gjfrances gjfrances 22-25 1 Response Oct 17, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    So This Is British Justice As Represented By The Metropolitan Police!!???!!!

    I was a victim of a serious organized attempted abduction right in my flat in London .I luckly escaped that day .as I was hiding in my locked room .my flatmates contacted the police with regard to this matter ,but I don't know if any one has been arressted or not . According to...
    NourKamal NourKamal 22-25 Oct 29, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    FBI: Bureau Of frame-ups, Bullying, And Intimidation

    We're going to make this much more difficult for you if you don't cooperate."   This stereotypically thuggish threat issued from a stereotypical thug named Vincent, an FBI agent who was among a half-dozen Feds and local police who descended on the Santa Clara home of 20-year-old...
    kayaker712 kayaker712 61-65, M Mar 6, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Thought I Was The Only One Abused By Police...........

    I am a male, 46, abused by police in San Jose', California and in San Francisco!!!I was in San Jose', CA on July 7, 2008, I had been stripping, And somebody called the police on me, well first this young guy had been smiling at me like he liked me and then suddenly like night and...
    manlyhose97 manlyhose97 41-45, M Jul 18, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    They Executed My Son, Because Of Outstanding Traffic Tickets Bascially

    My 19 year old son got several tickets in a row and was overwhelmed by the fines and court dates, so he missed some of the court dates and got a bench warrant issued for his arrest. He was stopped not because he had voilated any traffic laws, but because they ran his plates...
    Ponypoor Ponypoor 46-50 2 Responses Mar 31, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Corona Ca Ongoing Police Brutality

    Police Brutality in Quaint Corona “The mission of the Corona Police Department is to enhance the quality of life in our city through excellence in policing,” this is a quote from Corona Police Department's website. I am writing this on the sole basis of informing...
    cittykaat77 cittykaat77 26-30, F Mar 7, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    www.veteransaffairspolicebrutality.com

    I am a Marine Corps. infantry veteran that served my country faithfully in Operations Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom. As a result of my service, I am service-connected and Social Security disabled for traumatic brain injury, tinnitus, spinal disc injury, and post traumatic...
    natevazquez natevazquez 26-30 1 Response Jul 23, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    It's been 22 years, but I still have nightmares

    and still relive my experience in my brain every day. I was no angel, but I was distraught over a recent divorce and not taking my medications regularly when I stopped by my ex's to pick up my kids. The man she was having the affair with when we divorced was there. I became...
    rightbrained rightbrained 46-50, M 1 Response Jan 19

    Your Response

    Cancel

    My Caribbean Dream Life Became A Nightmare After Police Brutality

    My name is Heather and I live on the Caribbean island of Montserrat. I have learned that what most view as the dream life can turn into a nightmare at the skip of a heartbeat. Our problems started a few years ago when my partner witnessed a police inspector named Lincoln Brade...
    sadmom43 sadmom43 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 9, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Police Brutality - Ohio State Campus 8th Precinct Police New World Order

    to judge anne taylor:btw, thanks for the appearance bond, I was attacked by PRIME, EDWARD #2618, CARRUTHERS, JOSEPH #2591, and STONEKING, TY J #2364 on the Ohio State Residential District. These officers, on numerous occasions, have been harassing one house on 11th Ave. This...
    LightHouseRepairman LightHouseRepairman 18-21, M Feb 13, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Police Are Twice As Likely To Sexually Assault You And Five Times As Likely To Murder You

    I was never a victim, one would not dare as they are bascially cowards and bullies but know that according to the FBI’s Uniform Crime Reporting statistics, between January 2010 and September 2010, 31 cops per 100,000 committed homicide and 73 committed sexual assault. In...
    kayaker712 kayaker712 61-65, M 1 Response Mar 6, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    To make the long story short.

    . when the cops caught up to me while I was running one of them pushed me to the ground, which was nothing but concrete; and I fell right on my face. Then they started hitting me and ****. I swear if my arms weren't locked up at that point I would've shanked both of them lol
    idfwuu idfwuu 13-15, M 1 Response 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Gay Jay Walker

    On Friday Sept. 13, 2013 I went out to a club on Broadway in San Francisco. My boyfriend and I left the club a little early. we ran across the street holding hands to catch a cab. We were then stopped by police for J walking. We were at a corner? I asked why we singled out when...
    Victor9 Victor9 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 19, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    Police should be in serious trouble about killing innocent. I don't care the race, gender, or age. I don't care if they look like a "thug". At the end of the day, take off the...
    walkinwonder walkinwonder 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    SATURDAY DECEMBER 13, 2014 ..10:30 AM .FREEDOM PLAZA, 13th STREET & PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW..WASHINGTON, D.C. NATIONAL MARCH AGAINST POLICE BRUTALITY JOIN THE FAMILIES OF ERIC...
    goodogstay goodogstay 46-50, M 2 Responses Dec 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My mom abused me when I was little. I'm half black and she's white, so she'd call me "n*****!", she'd beat me with the belt, metal yardsticks and wooden sticks, lock me in the...
    shaargeednaah shaargeednaah 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    41st post..I'm ready to tackle the past again, because I'm in such an agro mood. First a little bit on the agro mood. He has been so nice to me for a number of weeks now, not...
    rana3434 rana3434 36-40, F 2 Responses Dec 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Not me. My younger half siblings was back in late 2002. My mother was divorcing her husband of 13 years(married since I was 1) after he kicked them out of the house in the middle...
    Shemiel Shemiel 26-30, M 19 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    how can i be a victim when i didn't even know it was wrong at the time. her original intent i am sure was a disciplinary action and meant to correct not permanently damage. it...
    trailsonrails trailsonrails 51-55, M 7 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I left my invalid mother for four days with caregivers that Fremont Rideout Hospice recommended to me. While I was gone they got her to sign all her medical rights away while...
    Webgypsy Webgypsy 56-60, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    One Word That Kept Darren Wilson Out Of Jail By Judd Legum In the aftermath of the Ferguson grand jury’s decision, many commenters and reporters noted that the law made it very...
    findmeholdmehateme findmeholdmehateme 18-21 1 Response Dec 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When i was little i remember my mom always trying to "protect me" from different kind of things. she would never let me do things that i liked, for example cheer leading claiming...
    hxnnaah hxnnaah 16-17, F Dec 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Our prayers are with Officers Liu and Ramos's families. Let us take this moment to realize the value of all human life. This includes Black men and youth like Trayvon Martin...
    JuggllingForACure JuggllingForACure 26-30, M 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wake up to my boyfriend whispering in my ear your stupid, fat, ugly and no one will ever love you. I look around our apartment were going to lose soon and there's a hole in every...
    phantom44a phantom44a 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My mother married a terrible guy in my tween years. I remember meeting him for the first time and telling my mom that I didn't like him. I remember feeling really uncomfortable...
    2infinityandbeyond 2infinityandbeyond 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My father had a girlfriend they lived in their own houses my father died and we found he had changed his will a few days before he died leaving half his house to us his children...
    hawthornefairy123 hawthornefairy123 56-60, F Nov 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    For those that have been raped you must tell the police and hospital everything and its not your fault. None of this is your fault. They are the problem I mean they're typically...
    GhoulGhost GhoulGhost 16-17, M Dec 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Policemen, we're on your side. Liberals hate you, just like they hate our noble US military. They hate the traditional functions of government and want government instead to be...
    conceptualclarity conceptualclarity 51-55, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    In light of the tragic and completely preventable death of Michael Brown and the 12 year old child in Utah, I believe cops need to utilize much better judgement. Michael Brown did...
    gumshoejane2 gumshoejane2 36-40, F 7 Responses Dec 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I remember when I was younger, maybe at the age of 7, I got bullied by my seniors so bad. Then 2 years later I finally fought back, I freaked them out with ghost stories about the...
    Firepaws Firepaws 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I joined this experience, not because I am a victim of emotional abuse by somebody else, but because I am emotional abuse's victim. in other words, I am the emotional abuser. I...
    WeArePilots WeArePilots 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    49th post..5th post on Sydney lock down. It is now 7.15pm here and 5 hostages have escaped so far. Police are in negotiations with gunman. Unconfirmed reports of bombs around...
    rana3434 rana3434 36-40, F Dec 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It took me 6 years to realize that I am a victim of emotional abuse. As a teenager I also said that I would never be "one of those girls" and be in a relationship that destroyed...
    Laniemae45 Laniemae45 22-25, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think police should have access to criminal records across state lines. I was arrested because we visited a state next to ours and the police had no way to check - to see I had...
    tryingagainII tryingagainII 56-60, M Dec 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I always hear "f*** the police!" sentiment from say Oakland. And then I'll hear community activists say "we need JOBS we don't need POLICE!" Why would a business owner want to...
    experimed experimed 51-55, M Dec 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hey. I'm a long time lurker. I don't know how to say this but I was a victim when I was 5 and again when was 11. I don't know if I can type out the stories that happened yet so i...
    Seldomone Seldomone 18-21, M Dec 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    African Americans will never be free. The police can intentionally MURDER our children and face no consequences. If the situation was reversed and a black cop MURDERED a Caucasian...
    Bpack Bpack 31-35 1 Response Dec 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I mean really, a long history of victimization has left me so strong in so many aspects but there is still the residual leftovers deep inside. I tell myself I am worthless, that I...
    SameOldLoneliness SameOldLoneliness 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 8

    Your Response

    Cancel