Woman Brings Excessive Force Lawsuit Following Jailhouse Taser Incident

Last month, a Schuyler County, Illinois, resident brought a lawsuit against the Schuyler County Sheriff’s Department in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois, alleging that excessive force was used against her and that … [Read more...]

86-Year-Old Man Receives $900,000 Settlement in Taser Case

South Carolina Taser Incident On October 16, police in Kingstree, South Carolina—a small town in Williamsburg County that is roughly equidistant from Charleston, Columbia, and Myrtle Beach—received a 911 call about a white Ford SUV that was … [Read more...]

Northeastern City’s Police Force Plagued By Excessive Force Lawsuits

Excessive Force Lawsuit After Allentown Tasing In March of last year, a 17-year-old boy was walking with two friends in Allentown, Pennsylvania, when a police officer ordered the group to stop and speak with him. The group did as they were … [Read more...]

What to Do If You Are the Victim of a Pedestrian Accident

Nashville Pedestrian Accidents Despite newfound dedication to preventing pedestrian injuries and deaths, this year will go down on record as the deadliest year for pedestrians in Music City history. According to nashvillelook4me.com—the … [Read more...]

85-Year-Old Pedestrian Killed in Tractor-Trailer Truck Accident

Fatal Crossville Pedestrian Truck Accident On November 20th, an elderly man was killed by a semi tractor-trailer truck at an intersection in Crossville, a town of 12,000 people found approximately two hours east of downtown … [Read more...]

Bicyclist Killed in Accident on Natchez Trace Parkway in Tennessee

Last month, a 58-year-old man from Charlotte, Tennessee, was killed while riding his bicycle on scenic Natchez Trace Parkway in Maury County. According to FOX17.com, the victim was riding north on the Parkway circa mile marker 418 when he … [Read more...]

2017 – The Deadliest Year for Pedestrians in Nashville

Nashville Pedestrian Accidents on the Rise Statistics tell us that Nashville is an increasingly dangerous city for pedestrians. According to nashvillelook4me.com, on average, a pedestrian is killed every 21 days in Nashville. And with the … [Read more...]

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