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Pennsylvania State Police are shielded from scrutiny without 2021 budget hearings.

Pennsylvania – February 18, 2021 Pennsylvania has one of the largest statewide police forces and they will be shielded from legislative inquiry and scrutiny during a time when police protests and actions of law enforcement have proven that…
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Police Brutality Lawsuits In PA

Media hype might give the impression that the police departments are invincible entities that never face any consequences of their mistakes. The reality is that police officers regularly face legal repercussions for all sorts of misconduct and…
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Are Pennsylvania police actions investigated when mental health crisis leads to fatality? 

Pennsylvania – January 31, 2021 A 19-year-old man suffering a health crisis was fatally shot by police officers responding to a call of a distraught man on the bridge at the Route 33 southbound overpass over I-80 in Hamilton Township in…
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Suing For Wrongful Death In Philadelphia

For most of us, the hardest parts of our lives are when we lose loved ones, and oftentimes the circumstances of their passing can make things much more difficult and confusing. If your loved one was killed due to someone else’s negligence,…
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How will a personal injury attorney in Pennsylvania build a case to support damages?

Pennsylvania - November 15, 2020 Personal injury attorneys near Pittsburgh can be of great assistance to accident victims, or their loved ones who may need guidance to recover resultant damages.  Legal counsel can work with insurance claims…
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Wyomissing Pennsylvania black man arrested at Berks Walmart during purchase of bicycle.

Did Wyomissing police officers act appropriately while arresting a man who was yelling profanities at shoppers as he rode a bicycle through a Walmart store in the borough? Berks County District Attorney John Adams said the Wyomissing Police…
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Police Brutality in Pennsylvania

York resident Jason Watts sued the City of York and York City Police Officer Galen Detweiler in federal court on December 20th, 2019. The charges listed in the lawsuit include wrongful search and seizure, wrongful arrest, and police brutality. Watts…
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Are Philadelphia citizens in danger of bias-based profiling by police officers?

  Prejudice continues in Philadelphia Police Force. Philadelphia has been repeatedly called out for racially-biased practices with regard to policing its neighborhoods.  Recent news is very troubling as it has identified 72 officers…
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Is There a Difference Between Excessive Force and Police Brutality in Allentown, PA?

The job of a police officer is to help enforce the law in order to make society safer for everyone. However, not all officers carry out their responsibilities in the manner they are supposed to. It is not uncommon for individuals to contact…