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Incident Details

Updated On
March 11, 2022
Date of Incident
December 25, 2021

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Arrest Status →
Arrested and released
Status of Charges →
Charges pending
Arresting Authority →
Asheville Police Department
Current Charges →
Release Date →
Unnecessary use of force? →
No
Equipment Seized →
Status of Seized Equipment →
Returned in full
Search Warrant Obtained →
Yes
Actor who seized equipment →
Law enforcement

Incident Details

Updated On
February 21, 2022
Date of Incident
November 30, 2021
Case number
3:22-cv-01029
Case Status
Ongoing
Type of case
Civil

Incident Details

Updated On
October 25, 2021
Date of Incident
July 1, 2021

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Arrest Status →
Arrested and released
Status of Charges →
Charges dropped
Arresting Authority →
Los Angeles Police Department
Unnecessary use of force? →
No

Incident Details

Date of Incident
March 25, 2021

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Status of Charges →
Not charged
Arresting Authority →
Los Angeles Police Department
Unnecessary use of force? →
No

Assault

Assailant →
Law enforcement
Was the journalist targeted? →
Unknown

Incident Details

Updated On
May 9, 2022
Date of Incident
March 25, 2021
Case number
2:22-cv-03106
Case Status
Ongoing
Type of case
Civil

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Arrest Status →
Arrested and released
Status of Charges →
Charges dropped
Arresting Authority →
Los Angeles Police Department
Dropped Charges →
Release Date →
Unnecessary use of force? →
No

Incident Details

Updated On
May 9, 2022
Date of Incident
March 25, 2021
Case number
2:22-cv-03106
Case Status
Ongoing
Type of case
Civil

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Arrest Status →
Arrested and released
Status of Charges →
Charges dropped
Arresting Authority →
Los Angeles Police Department
Dropped Charges →
Release Date →
Unnecessary use of force? →
No

Incident Details

Updated On
April 7, 2021
Date of Incident
March 25, 2021

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Arrest Status →
Arrested and released
Status of Charges →
Charges dropped
Arresting Authority →
Los Angeles Police Department
Dropped Charges →
Release Date →
Unnecessary use of force? →
No

Incident Details

Date of Incident
March 25, 2021

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Status of Charges →
Not charged
Arresting Authority →
Los Angeles Police Department
Unnecessary use of force? →
No

Assault

Assailant →
Law enforcement
Was the journalist targeted? →
Unknown

Incident Details

Updated On
April 7, 2021
Date of Incident
March 25, 2021

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Arrest Status →
Arrested and released
Status of Charges →
Charges dropped
Arresting Authority →
Los Angeles Police Department
Dropped Charges →
Release Date →
Unnecessary use of force? →
No

Incident Details

Date of Incident
March 25, 2021

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Status of Charges →
Not charged
Arresting Authority →
Los Angeles Police Department
Unnecessary use of force? →
No

Assault

Assailant →
Law enforcement
Was the journalist targeted? →
Unknown

Incident Details

Updated On
April 7, 2021
Date of Incident
March 25, 2021

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Arrest Status →
Arrested and released
Status of Charges →
Charges dropped
Arresting Authority →
Los Angeles Police Department
Dropped Charges →
Release Date →
Unnecessary use of force? →
No

Incident Details

Date of Incident
March 25, 2021

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Status of Charges →
Not charged
Arresting Authority →
Los Angeles Police Department
Unnecessary use of force? →
No

Assault

Assailant →
Law enforcement
Was the journalist targeted? →
Yes

Incident Details

Date of Incident
March 25, 2021

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Status of Charges →
Not charged
Arresting Authority →
Los Angeles Police Department
Unnecessary use of force? →
No

Assault

Assailant →
Law enforcement
Was the journalist targeted? →
Unknown

Incident Details

Date of Incident
March 25, 2021

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Status of Charges →
Not charged
Arresting Authority →
Los Angeles Police Department
Unnecessary use of force? →
No

Assault

Assailant →
Law enforcement
Was the journalist targeted? →
Unknown

Incident Details

Updated On
April 7, 2021
Date of Incident
March 25, 2021

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Arrest Status →
Arrested and released
Status of Charges →
Charges dropped
Arresting Authority →
Los Angeles Police Department
Dropped Charges →
Release Date →
Unnecessary use of force? →
No

Incident Details

Updated On
April 7, 2021
Date of Incident
March 25, 2021

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Arrest Status →
Arrested and released
Status of Charges →
Charges dropped
Arresting Authority →
Los Angeles Police Department
Dropped Charges →
Detention Date →
Release Date →
Unnecessary use of force? →
No

Incident Details

Date of Incident
March 25, 2021

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Arrest Status →
Arrested and released
Status of Charges →
Charges dropped
Arresting Authority →
Los Angeles Police Department
Dropped Charges →
Release Date →
Unnecessary use of force? →
No

Assault

Assailant →
Law enforcement
Was the journalist targeted? →
No

Incident Details

Updated On
November 18, 2021
Date of Incident
September 22, 2020
Location
Medford, Oregon

Incident Details

Updated On
July 7, 2021
Date of Incident
September 13, 2020

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Arrest Status →
Arrested and released
Status of Charges →
Charges dropped
Arresting Authority →
Los Angeles Police Department
Dropped Charges →
Unnecessary use of force? →
No