I Was a Victim of Police Brutality

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 68 People

    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
    2 Responses Jul 23, 2010

    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

    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

    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

    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

    bad boys, bad boys, what ya gonna do

    when they come for you....???? sorry, i shared my story on here n it got reported....as usual i didnt know my life was so R rated?
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Aug 30, 2015

    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

    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

    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

    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

    '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

    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

    I was travelling on my own

    and stopped at a stop check in Ontario and told I had drugs on me. (there was some misinterpretation on this in a response. The cop said " how much drugs do you have and I said none. By told I meant he accused me of having drugs. I don't know why. Maybe because I was travelling...
    canadiancivilian canadiancivilian
    22-25, F
    1 Response Feb 12

    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

    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
    Aug 24, 2015

    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
    3 Responses Sep 28, 2013

    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
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Apr 9, 2013

    I am a petite 56 year old woman

    who was tortured by police and jailors in Decatur County, TN for 35 hours. For 13 hours I was in a police restraint chair. I was shot with a taser because I couldn't stop crying while restrained. I could not stand after being released from the chair to be escorted to the...
    AnnaGiselle AnnaGiselle
    56-60, F
    Apr 14

    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

    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

    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
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Aug 18, 2014

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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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