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I Was a Victim of Police Brutality

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 64 People

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    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 2 Responses Jul 23, 2010

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    '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 1 Response Mar 6, 2011

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    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 2 Responses Oct 17, 2010

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    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 2 Responses Jan 19, 2014

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    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 2 Responses Apr 9, 2013

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    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 1 Response Jul 18, 2011

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    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 2 Responses Mar 6, 2011

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    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 2 Responses Sep 19, 2013

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    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 3 Responses Sep 28, 2009

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    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 1 Response Mar 6, 2011

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    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 1 Response Feb 13, 2012

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    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 1 Response Jan 1, 2013

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    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 1 Response Oct 29, 2010

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    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 2 Responses Aug 18, 2014

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    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

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    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 1 Response Mar 6, 2011

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    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 1 Response Mar 6, 2011

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    It happened about 30 years ago.

    I was a white middle class young man and was badly beaten up in Hampstead Police Station of all places! I was told that there was absolutely nothing I could do about it and that turned out to be the case. So when I see what's happening in America now I think that if happens to a...
    markdaniels58 markdaniels58 56-60, M 4 days ago

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    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 1 Response Jan 12, 2014

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    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 2 Responses Mar 7, 2010

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    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 11 Responses Jun 10, 2009

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    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 1 Response Sep 28, 2013

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    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 3 Responses Mar 31, 2011

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    I was verbally abused by a LMHC. I went to her in 2011 for social skills because I did not know how to go about things in life. I have Aspergers, Mild Cognitive Impairment and...
    amylcu amylcu 31-35 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    ever since I can remember I've always wanted to become a police officer. my uncle is a police officer that is how I got the idea. it's been my dream for a very long time and I'm...
    epsarah94 epsarah94 18-21, F 14 hrs ago

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    My little sister is a victim
    mrrua mrrua 36-40, M 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    I actually want to be a Police Officer later in life. my plan is to go into the navy and then get on the local police force after I serve. I really want to support this great...
    Andyg99 Andyg99 22-25, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    So I recently found out that the man that sexually abused me when I was 4 was just arrested for for touching a 10 year old inappropriately I really would like to help the victims...
    Scal92 Scal92 22-25, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    When they come near, I get scared. One time, a big scary police man pulled me over because one of my car lights was broken. I started crying as he approached my car. When he came...
    ChelseaMonroe ChelseaMonroe 26-30, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Yeah and it's everywhere and getting worse...we the people need to start running our country instead of it running us.
    0210love 0210love 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I am writing this to shed light on domestic violence and what happened to me. At first it was only on my Facebook and set to "Friends Only", but I am now making it public and...
    Taylor62298 Taylor62298 41-45, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    my father . he , never stops yelling at me for the slightest things . I left my shoes out in the middle of our garage and he tripped on them and he nearly snapped and physically...
    NotMyselfAtAll NotMyselfAtAll 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 20

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    so, earlier this year I had a horrible experience that I will share with you now. I was supposed to be a MOH for my (ex) bff who is getting married next month. this one day in...
    Azureeblue Azureeblue 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 20

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    I am a victim who was fortunate to survivor and thrive after abuse. Unfortunately, my close friend is now in a similar situation and I can't get through to her. She knows my story...
    JennSadai JennSadai 36-40 2 Responses Aug 20

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    hello, at the age of 16, I decided to take my life, I undressed and pourred a tank of gasoline over my head and set myself on fire, the pain was undescriveble, I run, thinking it...
    rotten75 rotten75 36-40, M 2 Responses Aug 19

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    It started nearly a year ago, I lied to my mom to pick up my long distance boyfriend from Missouri, about 17 hours away from where I live. I was in love and naive, yes, i didn't...
    renilani renilani 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 19

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    I vaguely remember what happened to me, it's always haunted me, but I never knew of it was real or just a twisted imagination until this year I knew it was real. My cousin had...
    nikkimj95 nikkimj95 18-21, F Aug 18

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    Yea I was raped .....I don't think I can tell the story but I can tell you fellow rape victims I feel for you.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 17

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    To me it was my fault fallinh in love with a boy the spark that i have never felt before when we kissed and just him holding me felt wonderful. There are so many things i want to...
    Soups Soups 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 16

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    we lived next to a park. it was always full of kids and teenagers. people playing football, people sitting on the grass, people on the swings and roundabout and little kids on the...
    sludgefeast sludgefeast 26-30, F 4 Responses Aug 16

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    Just this past Thursday I was raped again. He was an ok friend of mine and I thought nothing of it when he asked to hang out. I told him why I was hesitant and that was a terrible...
    scarsthatsmile scarsthatsmile 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 16

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    I was with my man for seven years. in that time his family made it abundantly clear they couldn't stand me His mom told us she "preferred " we not marry. she like when I said...
    moonstar312 moonstar312 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 15

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    Hi everyone. My name is Deon Lee and currently I am 29 years old. I want to share a embarrassing story that happened to me five years ago. It begins when I was just graduated from...
    deon57 deon57 31-35, M Aug 15

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