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Mentally Ill Man Dies After Being Repeatedly Tasered by NSW Police

by Sonia Hickey
30-year old Jack Kokua walked out of Royal Prince Alfred (RPA) hospital in Sydney shortly before 1pm on 18 February 2018. Forty minutes later, he was tasered three times in less than two minutes during an altercation with police, before...

Man Awarded $400k for Police Brutality

by Sonia Hickey
Eathan Cruse has been awarded $400,000 after police entered his parents’ home, tied his hands behind his back with cable ties and bashed him repeatedly before slamming him into a fridge. As usual, taxpayers will ultimately foot the bill –...

NSW District Court Judge Slams Brutal Police

by Zeb Holmes & Ugur Nedim
Judge Roy Ellis of the New South Wales District Court has made clear there was no excuse for police officers to violently drag 28-year old Indigenous man Carl Hoppner from a police vehicle at Toronto Police Station on Australia Day...

Police Officers Allegedly Assaulted by Intoxicated Group

by Sydney Criminal Lawyers
Victoria Police has now arrested six people over an incident involving alleged assaults on two police officers over the weekend, in what police have described as a ‘sickening attack’. CCTV footage of the incident appears to show the group attacking...

Police Make Confidential Payout to Victim of Brutality

by Sonia Hickey & Ugur Nedim
After going to extraordinary lengths to hide the actions of officers who assaulted and mistreated a woman in custody, Victoria Police are also trying to keep quiet about paying her half a million dollars in compensation. Reports have emerged that...

Aboriginal Elder Strip Searched on Busy Sydney Road

by Paul Gregoire
The Law Enforcement Conduct Commission announced at the end of October that it was launching an investigation into the use of strip searches by NSW police. The inquiry is in response to growing allegations that officers are abusing their powers. This...

Danny Lim to Challenge NSW Police After Brutality Incident

by Paul Gregoire
Iconic Sydney protester Danny Lim has been brightening the lives of city commuters for years now with his sandwich board signs emblazoned with colourful political messages designed to make a point as well as produce a smile from the passersby....

Dozens of NSW Police Officers Charged with Assault and Sexual Offences

by Sonia Hickey
Police offers swear an oath to uphold and enforce the law, but what happens when officers themselves are themselves charged with violent of sexual offences? It has been reported that since October 2016, 30 New South Wales police officers have...

Taxpayers Foot the Bill for Police Misconduct

by Ugur Nedim & Sonia Hickey
We have reported on several cases where taxpayers have been left to foot the bill for the misconduct of police officers, from the costs of legal representation to damages awards for police brutality and other forms of criminal conduct. Taxpayers...

Police Officer Guilty of Assault

by Sonia Hickey & Ugur Nedim
Shocking CCTV footage from a police station in Victoria was the eventual undoing of senior constable Steven Repac. The officer has been found guilty over his treatment of Yvonne Berry while she was in custody overnight for public drunkenness. During...
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