Brickbat: I Hear You Knocking

A Bartow County, Georgia, sheriff’s deputy has been fired, and he and his fiance are facing charges after they were caught on video cursing a neighbor who asked them to turn their music down. Brison Strickland has been charged with simple assault and disorderly...

It Wasn’t Just a Chokehold That Killed Eric Garner

The dismissal of NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo, five years after he participated in the fatal arrest of Eric Garner, hinged on a second-by-second analysis of cellphone video showing him subduing the suspected cigarette seller, who was about the same height but weighed...