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To serve and protect? Police who cross the thin blue line.

To serve and protect? Police who cross the thin blue line.

As children we are taught to look up to the police, as a form of authority. Afterall, they are there to fight the “bad people” i.e, the criminals, who help to unleash terror on the rest of us. Often, we are led to believe that the majority of police are there to serve and protect and help keep the public[Read More…]

Police misconduct ‘growing worse’

Police misconduct ‘growing worse’

Thousands of police officers in the UK have been identified as breaking the law, it has been revealed. Official figures released under a Freedom of Information Act have revealed that 4,115 officers have been found guilty of misconduct – many for committing crimes as serious as sexual assault, drug trafficking, fraud, drink-driving, child pornography and domestic violence. However, given the[Read More…]

Authorities examine police ties to drug traffickers

Authorities examine police ties to drug traffickers

  Lately at the Akashic Times, we have written a number of articles about the various laws that have been brought forward to unfairly target bikers in Australia. However, while bikers, tattoo parlours and gangs have been heavily targeted in the country in pursuit of crime – there is one gang that is also starting to come under the spotlight.[Read More…]

The screenshot of the video-taped incident shoes a handcuffed, half-naked Nguyen with one of the straps on her top missing

Woman thrown from cop car alleges sexual assault by police

A woman who was seen tumbling out of an LAPD cop car has claimed that she was sexually assaulted by police officers, while she was handcuffed in the back. 27-year-old pharmacist Kim Nguyen was hospitalized for two weeks, had her jaw wired shut, and lost several teeth after a security camera captured her falling out of a moving police car.[Read More…]

Police dished out a brutal beating to 84 year old Kang Wong for jaywalking

US cops brutalise 84 year old pensioner for crossing the road

An 84 year old man was beaten black and blue by police officers for crossing the road before the green man came on. In America, it is illegal to cross the road before you are told to. And Kang Wong was strolling north on Broadway and crossing 96th Street at around 5pm, before a cop told him to halt. Wong[Read More…]