Sadistic cops are a stain on the Finest and a drain on taxpayers, who shelled out nearly $1 billion in the last 10 years — the cost of 1,000 heart transplants — to settle the NYPD’s police brutality claims. This month alone: Read More At: http://www.brooklyndaily.com/stories/2014/43/all-britview-cops-gone-wild-part-one-2014-10-24-bd_2014_43.html Cops gone wild, part two Studies show that police officers booze and drug more than the average American, and their life expectancies are 10 years lower while their suicide rates are higher, reports the cop-run website Law Enforcement Today, accounting perhaps for why cops turn rogues. In recent weeks: An NYPD cop is videotaped throwing a pregnant woman to the ground belly first for protesting her son’s arrest, and a cop is filmed kicking a fruit vendor in the back in an unprovoked attack. The cruelty is brutal to watch, say eyewitnesses. Read More At: http://www.brooklyndaily.com/stories/2014/44/all-britview-cop-brutality-part-two-2014-10-31-bd_2014_44.html I was told in another thread that unless I could post thousands of instances of police misconduct I couldn't "prove" there is a problem in the police force. Okay if that's what it takes to "prove" there is a problem. I'm sure I can post thousands of instances with no great effort on my part so long as y'all don't mind reading about anything else but in the news and current events forum for the next few months. So here goes . . .