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Incident Details

Updated On
November 19, 2021
Date of Incident
September 17, 2017
Location
St. Louis, Missouri
Case number
4:17-cv-02482
Case Status
Settled
Type of case
Civil

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Arrest Status →
Arrested and released
Arresting Authority →
St. Louis Police Department
Charges →
Detention Date →
Release Date →
Unnecessary use of force? →
Yes

Assault

Assailant →
Law enforcement
Was the journalist targeted? →
No

Incident Details

Updated On
October 26, 2021
Date of Incident
June 1, 2020
Location
Dallas, Texas
Case number
3:21-cv-02649
Case Status
Ongoing
Type of case
Civil

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Arresting Authority →
Dallas Police Department
Unnecessary use of force? →
No

Assault

Assailant →
Law enforcement
Was the journalist targeted? →
No

Incident Details

Updated On
January 31, 2021
Date of Incident
November 5, 2020
Location
Portland, Oregon

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Arrest Status →
Arrested and released
Arresting Authority →
Oregon State Police
Charges →
Unnecessary use of force? →
Yes

Assault

Assailant →
Law enforcement
Was the journalist targeted? →
No

Equipment Damage

Equipment Broken →

Incident Details

Updated On
January 1, 2021
Date of Incident
October 8, 2020

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Arrest Status →
Arrested and released
Arresting Authority →
Wauwatosa Police Department
Charges →
Release Date →
Unnecessary use of force? →
Yes

Assault

Assailant →
Law enforcement
Was the journalist targeted? →
No
Equipment Seized →
Status of Seized Equipment →
Returned in full
Search Warrant Obtained →
No
Actor who seized equipment →
Law enforcement