"We are ... providing an unprecedented picture of civilians' complaints of abuse by NYPD officers as well as the limits of the current system that is supposed to hold officers accountable," a website editor wrote.
Deputy Eli Max stopped Phillip Colbert and kept him for 40 minutes over the pine tree air freshener hanging from his rear-view mirror.
Sgt. Jesús Manuel Menocal Jr., 32, faces a potential sentence of life in prison if convicted on one of the charges.
After being pulled over by a Hamilton County Sheriff's deputy, a woman claims that he stripped down to his underwear and forcibly baptized her in Soddy Lake. Now, she's suing the department for $11 million.
London Constable Avi Maharaj pleaded guilty to ordering porn while waiting for the undertaker to come collect the body of the homeowner's child.
The Sheriff's Department reportedly compiled a list in 2014 to keep a record of officers whose past behaviors might be used to discredit them in court.
A Guardian analysis shows that 30 percent of the police contracts it reviewed contain clauses that officer disciplinary records be kept from the public.
The Knight News Challenge awarded a total of $3.2 million to 17 data projects on Tuesday.
Report reveals New Yorkers' experiences with summonses and low-level arrests.