Firefighters Attempt To Extinguish Car Fire And Everything Goes To Hell

Here's a little cooking recipe, handed down from my step-uncle's roommate's brother's sister. Take one Mercedes, and completely engulf it in flames. Leave it on top of a big hill. Don't set the parking brake. Add firefighters, a high pressure fire hose, and now water everywhere to reduce the friction. The result is… » 1/21/15 5:34pm 1/21/15 5:34pm

Justice Department Clamps Down On Cops Seizing Your Car Or Cash

Today the U.S. Justice Department announced that local and state police won't be able use a federal law to justify the seizure of cars, cash, homes and other assets of people if they simply believe a crime was committed. It's a big blow to civil forfeiture, a $2.5 billion practice that has infuriated many. » 1/16/15 1:54pm 1/16/15 1:54pm

The Revolution Delayed After Newspaper Retracts Realest Cop Quote Ever

For a brief time earlier today, shit got very real when a Kentucky newspaper, The News-Enterprise, printed that "Hardin County Sheriff John Ward said those who go into law enforcement typically do it because they have a desire to shoot minorities." Seriously; it's right here. » 1/08/15 5:10pm 1/08/15 5:10pm

Police Chief's Perfect Response: Respect Protestors, Keep an Open Mind

When a pro-cop citizen wrote the Nashville Police to express his "frustration and outrage" at the city's peaceful handling of recent Ferguson protests, Chief Steve Anderson reminded the letter-writer of a simple fact: "The police are merely a representative of a government formed by the people for the people—for all… » 12/28/14 1:56pm 12/28/14 1:56pm

These Adorable Cops Just Made My Day With Surprise Christmas Stops

We've heard nothing over the past few months about cops but bad cops, dumb cops, and sometimes just plain evil cops. So when police officers are this incredibly good to the people they serve it is nothing short of absolutely heart-meltingly wonderful. » 12/10/14 10:51am 12/10/14 10:51am

I am basically Jake Gyllenhaal: My Nightcrawling Car

Jake Gyllenhaal's car in his new film Nightcrawler is a Dodge Challenger SRT8 outfitted with 425hp, triple trunk mounted antennas and numerous Uniden Bearcat Radio Scanners to help assist him chase the most shocking breaking news stories around LA. Jake and I share a similar career, but here's my car: » 12/09/14 9:42am 12/09/14 9:42am

New Agency Replaces South Korean Coast Guard After Fatal Failures

South Korean President Park Geun-hye blamed egregious failures of the country's Coast Guard for the Sewol ferry tragedy, which claimed the lives of hundreds of schoolchildren. The President followed through on her plan to shut down the Coast Guard, and its replacement becomes operational this week. » 11/18/14 10:34am 11/18/14 10:34am

Cops Have 'Wish Lists' For When They Seize Your Fancy Car

Just how bad are some police departments when it comes to civil forfeiture, where they seize the assets of people who may or may not be charged with crimes? Bad enough that many of them have "wish lists" and get giddy with excitement at the chance to seize an exotic car. » 11/13/14 4:12pm 11/13/14 4:12pm

Rent a Cop: The Big, Shady (But Legal) Business of Secondary Policing


It's been over a month since 18-year-old Vonderrit Myers, Jr. was killed by a St. Louis police officer. Details offered of the moments that led up to his death are today still sparse and sometimes conflicting. An investigation is underway, but there are already a few aspects of the incident that should raise questions. » 11/13/14 1:51pm 11/13/14 1:51pm

Biker Arrested After Posting His Reckless Criminal Activities On YouTube

Last month this jabroni decided to film himself and his buddies harassing a cop as they tore up a California highway on crotch rockets. Thankfully he took an extra step of idiocy and posted the video to YouTube, which led the cops straight to the culprit. » 11/07/14 4:11pm 11/07/14 4:11pm