Phoenix Cops’ Extreme Response to Shoplifting Caught on Tape | The Daily Show

Phoenix police threatened to shoot a couple in front of their young kids over an allegedly shoplifted doll in an unsettling but not uncommon abuse of power.
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  1. hellshade2

    hellshade27 hours ago

    the real problem here is when they get sued it is not the cops paying out it is the or county.if we want this kind of behavior by police to stop then all lawsuit payments must be taken from their own retirement fund.once it starts hurting their own pocket then they will behave better and maybe do things by the book and police policy...

  2. Elizabeth Cooper

    Elizabeth Cooper9 hours ago

    Because police are JUST gangs in blue

  3. Phillip Rogers

    Phillip Rogers13 hours ago

    phoenix police have been like this for years. Truth

  4. weirdo

    weirdo17 hours ago

    To protect and to serve (Applicable only to those who have the money).

  5. Tommy Wagner

    Tommy Wagner17 hours ago

    Every one of these cops should be fired and proscuted for civil rights violations .

  6. Dirty Harry

    Dirty Harry19 hours ago

    Finally figuring out the cops are not there to protect, just to serve you up to the judge or coroner.

  7. extraordinary15

    extraordinary1520 hours ago

    I live in AZ and this place is the most corrupt and dangerous place to live because of the cops (first hand experience too folks)

  8. Noel

    Noel23 hours ago

    This is an outrage . Think how many times cops got away with crimes against the black community by these terrorist behind a badge . Thank God for this new age where technology gives us access through video cameras . Sue them motherfuckers

  9. BreuckelensFinest

    BreuckelensFinest23 hours ago

    And yet, white racist Chump supporters are going to say that they see nothing wrong with what these cops did, who are obviously racist terrorists. I have a lot of police in my family, & I don't support this bullshit! It amazes me that you fuckin' insecure white racists still love to justify terrorist police actions against their very victim's. But one day you will learn, if not this life, you will the next!

  10. Michael Ritete

    Michael Ritete23 hours ago

    Big heroes that's them .....fuck da police....lucky for the bystanders

  11. Gnome Add

    Gnome AddDay ago

    Wrong, Trevor. Everyone does NOT automatically assume the police are correct or just. They’re simply afraid to speak up. The average person does not understand how to navigate a courtroom and the police/courts aren’t about to give them fair and equal voice easily. In fact, to get fair and equal voice a lone, afraid civilian with no experience faces the very real possibility of being branded a POS for life by a voice they simply can’t compete against.

  12. jon lee

    jon leeDay ago

    This is the Trevor I know and love

  13. Black Cat

    Black CatDay ago

    Are white males this cowardly ? The day will come when that metal will be tested. Ain't no fun when the rabbit got the gun.

  14. Vakra Gaming

    Vakra GamingDay ago

    Actually the cops showed up because the people had run multiple time after the adults shoplifted

  15. Al P

    Al PDay ago

    In case you want to know, there was a firing



    Cops have been this way forever! Cameras are the game changer! I have a felony due to angry cops. That lied and planted evidence. People always believe the police. Until they are dealing with them. An once you have seen how they truly are, you have a conviction. An your credibility is lost. No one believes you. FACTS

  17. Fancy Romero

    Fancy RomeroDay ago


  18. terrance1046

    terrance10462 days ago

    These fuckers need to feel the raft that's all in saying

  19. SittingInDetroit

    SittingInDetroit2 days ago

    How many times have we heard.......I helped her to the ground.....or....I guided him to the pavement....after they body slam a handcuffed person....

  20. Hector Lalalala

    Hector Lalalala2 days ago

    This is not the first time cops use this abusive behavior.

  21. Sandra D

    Sandra D2 days ago

    😢😭too sad

  22. Mohd Raymee

    Mohd Raymee2 days ago

    US enforcement officers abused their power on their own people..

  23. Benton Wesley

    Benton Wesley2 days ago

    Even the dispatchers are rude and uncaring.

  24. Respect My Authoritah

    Respect My Authoritah2 days ago

    Police are out of hand. In one year (2018) they KILLED 1165 people More than all the mass shootings in the past 35 YEARS!!! (954)

  25. Julio Hernandez

    Julio Hernandez2 days ago

    Bunch of fucking crazy cops.

  26. Jackson Bangs

    Jackson Bangs3 days ago

    These police officers deserve to be punished!

  27. MONSTA

    MONSTA3 days ago


  28. kurt robinson

    kurt robinson3 days ago

    Shouldn't be cops? These clowns shouldn't be allowed pointed sticks.

  29. Nathan Darby

    Nathan Darby3 days ago


  30. Nathan Darby

    Nathan Darby3 days ago


  31. Griselda Salazar

    Griselda Salazar3 days ago

    SMH !

  32. Clinton McDonald

    Clinton McDonald3 days ago

    I feel the cops could have handled this a hundred times better but I also understand this family fled the scene and would not stop. In the police report the woman told him to stop multiple times the driver kept driving until he finally decided to park cops didn't know if they were armed. both sides could have handled this better...... Trevor accusing the cup of lying is disingenuous suspect was being uncooperative and kept stating that he did nothing wrong. The kick to the feet it's how he made him spread his legs.

  33. yoidkldk

    yoidkldk4 days ago

    When are the taxpayers going to get feed up with having to pay the lawsuits?

  34. Robert Dozier

    Robert Dozier4 days ago

    I trust police as much as I trust a snake... Some snakes are venomous, and some snakes are not... Some cops are OK, and some are not, but in order to stay alive, I keep my distance from both of them...

  35. Henry Smith

    Henry Smith4 days ago

    I smell a law suit!

  36. Charlie Altvater

    Charlie Altvater4 days ago

    Ummm, the kid didn't steal anything, the parents did. When the store called police the shoplifters ran, forcing the officers to initiate a felony stop...which is what the video shows. Stop lying, Trevor. Have some integrity. The most troubling thing is that you lack the ability to Google even the most basic of facts.

  37. CJCryer Buzz

    CJCryer Buzz4 days ago

    Racist are just such a bunch of pukes.

  38. Firstname Lastname

    Firstname Lastname4 days ago

    And THIS is why the death sentence is morally indefensible, because the police's version is NOT always the truth. Any human, no matter their profession, cop, lawyer, judge, can be corrupt, innocent people sometimes get convicted. That's why the punishment needs to be as reversible as possible.

  39. whiteghost3two N32

    whiteghost3two N324 days ago

    is this guy supposed to be funny?? does he think hes funny???

  40. Saddner Andre

    Saddner Andre2 days ago

    Comedy is subjective. You don't have to laugh

  41. One

    One5 days ago

    Phoenix punks posing as police are pitiful. They should all be fired immediately. Scared ass punks is what they look and sound like. Keep them on blast.

  42. taylor yeargan

    taylor yeargan5 days ago

    I agree with most of it Ive been arrested several times and if you don't spread your legs that's what they do and he did make him spread his legs.

  43. nakeshaj

    nakeshaj5 days ago

    I wonder how much free coffee, meals and donuts these idiots get now since they are being exposed.

  44. Martin Estrada

    Martin Estrada5 days ago

    There those few bad apples go again! They are in every city, I swear.

  45. Westside Media

    Westside Media5 days ago

    1subscribe + 1like =

  46. daniel moore

    daniel moore5 days ago

    This is why that citys' property taxes and rents keep going up...because the city has to pay those multi million dollar rewards, and they recoup the cost from y'all.

  47. E9Project

    E9Project5 days ago

    Our police are shit, they have been shit for a very long time. They kill, they murder, they steal and lie. Its time to change the system and put these real thugs in jail to fucking rot. Thankfully these pigs were recorded and didnt get to shoot anyone.

  48. KING D

    KING D6 days ago


  49. may smyth

    may smyth6 days ago

    This hurt

  50. may smyth

    may smyth6 days ago

    All you need is a high school diploma. To a cop

  51. may smyth

    may smyth6 days ago

    A dollar store....not a million dollar store.

  52. Jeremy Botto

    Jeremy Botto6 days ago

    Shouldn't there be an angry chief with a commissioner breathing down his neck shouting at the lieutenants THIS IS GONNA COST THE CITY MILLIONS!!!! Or are the police getting a kickback from the victim?

  53. Mike Harrison

    Mike Harrison6 days ago

    At the end, it's all about getting paidddd!! With law suits? 🤑 thanks cops 👮

  54. Mike Harrison

    Mike Harrison6 days ago

    The heat wave over there, effects the cops 👮 they love action?

  55. Kitty mcPurr

    Kitty mcPurr7 days ago

    I once swiped a mango from a grocery store.. when I came home my mum explained to me how this was wrong and I went over with her to apologise to the shopkeeper. No cops, no guns, no death threats.

  56. Betty Giles

    Betty Giles7 days ago

    Wait....she didn't take a black barbie!

  57. boiling16

    boiling167 days ago

    Terrible.terrible terrible. But, my four year old ain't walking out with a 12 in box Barbie doll either. Watched a "good citizen" tell her child to take my baby's soccer ball as they were leaving the park. Let her get a good 20 steps before the public shaming.

  58. Shari Bines

    Shari Bines7 days ago

    I have nothing to say but Amen and I’m thankful every day that my family in LE do not behave this way, from MP’s (military police) to Chief of Police of a local district. You may ask “how do you know?”. I know. And again I’m thankful. I pray everyday for their safety and for their wives, S/O’s, and children. As I said - AMEN.

  59. John Escalante

    John Escalante7 days ago

    Also from Arizona mesa! What your not being told is we have a Mexican population that are illegal aliens. The risk of deportation puts all our law enforcement at risk. They Will kill a cop as they have nothing to lose. Do you sheep actually think they act this way for no reason? No they act this way for good reason !!! Experience has shown them to be over cautious as so many law enforcement lives have been lost to criminals who choose to not follow commands ! Had any of these people did what was asked there would be no escalation your ignorant ass brings it on itself!!

  60. MercyShines

    MercyShines7 days ago

    I don't think this excuses these police officers behavior and attitude...

  61. SmarterThenu Meanashell

    SmarterThenu Meanashell7 days ago

    USwork is messing with viewers likes. This is a blatant misuse of the platform by USwork.

  62. Jamey H

    Jamey H7 days ago

    That was extremely funny