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

  • Published on Jun 18, 2019
  • 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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  • Makena Simani
    Makena Simani Day ago

    Watching this crushes my soul, really disheartening

  • Nico Nesta
    Nico Nesta Day ago

    To us living in Western Europe, this is shocking. So happy with our police.

  • Jennifer Lambright

    What a disgrace! Talking and acting like that in front of the children...they should be fired.
    Cops don't need to go in like hit men on a call about a 4yr old girl.....

  • Tim Travasos
    Tim Travasos Day ago

    The gorilla is a clear commentary on the NBA. And, yes, white people there would prefer no blacks in their community.

  • Deeq Adan
    Deeq Adan Day ago

    Fuck America sucks

  • taxiuniversum
    taxiuniversum Day ago

    You know who‘s gonna pay the ten million dollars? The taxpayer. None of these psychos in uniform will pay one single penny.

  • taxiuniversum
    taxiuniversum Day ago

    Notice the deadly silent audience.
    Criticizing the police - still a taboo in America.
    Glad Trevor is brave enough to do it nonetheless.

  • Jack Mehoff
    Jack Mehoff 2 days ago

    Hahaha,10 million dollar lawsuit?, you were stealing shit, I just wish I could cut the arms off a POS theif

    • jenni steel
      jenni steel Day ago

      A 4 yr old girl took a dollar store Barbie! Hardly a reason to go after anybody the way those police did. If u have a family I hope they are on high alert and if you don't, please never have children! What a dick!

  • Jim-8
    Jim-8 2 days ago

    Well said Trevor. 👍🏾

  • Davidandrew S
    Davidandrew S 2 days ago

    Welcome to america. Land of the control freaks

  • Jeffrey Wells
    Jeffrey Wells 2 days ago

    It has been a long time since I assumed any police report was totally accurate and without spin and outright lies.

  • Zan Pink
    Zan Pink 3 days ago

    I hope the by standers get some of that money. Without them they all might’ve been dead.

  • Sparkles Daily
    Sparkles Daily 3 days ago

    THESE frickin bass-terds should be

  • Sci The Comedist
    Sci The Comedist 3 days ago


    MrLOBOVIEJO 3 days ago

    Why the black people dont follow rules? Why all the time they are provoking the police violence?

  • Lilly
    Lilly 3 days ago

    I really hope they get their money. I know it doesn't fix everything they just went through but it will help. Too bad it'll be coming out of the tax payers pocket and not the actual people responsible.

  • rafe one
    rafe one 3 days ago

    Now they crying cause they got kicked out of a Starbucks

  • Mind Blown
    Mind Blown 3 days ago

    First time I ever found out about the gorilla, I thought. " Man... that's the most racist innuendo I've ever seen."

  • Carlo Mikhail Reid
    Carlo Mikhail Reid 3 days ago

    south african police wouldnt even have showed up

  • James s
    James s 4 days ago

    That's what happens when a society condones lawlessness and puts illegals criminals that lied to come to this country on their police force! You let corruption walk into your country and then act supprised when things like this start happening?

  • Seetiyan
    Seetiyan 4 days ago

    That's freaking depressing. It's barbaric and embarrassing. These cops have never gotten out of the Stone Age.

  • b223100
    b223100 4 days ago

    Make sure you have all the facts before you post false shit. All network news is for lemmings. Including this crap!

  • Xo xO
    Xo xO 4 days ago

    Where are all the blue lives matters folks???

  • Jabulani Ndlovu
    Jabulani Ndlovu 4 days ago

    white people will never love black people.

  • Stylish Maman
    Stylish Maman 4 days ago

    I watch his videos cause they make me laugh but actually this one made me cry... sad sad sad

  • Michael Williamson
    Michael Williamson 5 days ago

    To ASSUME......making ASS outta U and ME.

  • Michael Williamson
    Michael Williamson 5 days ago

    Where is the watch commander? Or an experienced officer to diffuse the situation? No wonder officers in England don't carry guns.

  • Michael Williamson
    Michael Williamson 5 days ago

    Bust sum CAPS!?!? Over a 4 year old and a dollar doll. No wonder people don't feel safe in Starbucks anymore.

  • Keneti
    Keneti 5 days ago

    Donut operator did a video on this incident.most of this video is leaving lots of info. Btw I think both sides were in the wrong here.

  • I am
    I am 5 days ago

    Do policemen have drug problem?

  • Luis Deleon
    Luis Deleon 5 days ago

    Im sad im sick im crying that little girl will always fear cops and to make things worse you're right trevor they were lucky if no one was filming they would've shot them all dead and said that the little girls were holding ak47s and were afraid of them

  • Bryan Leue
    Bryan Leue 5 days ago

    "When I file reports, what's right's what I write"
    El-P and Killer Mike, "Don't get captured"

  • An Illusion
    An Illusion 5 days ago

    Just dropped in to say "you suck" to mr. Noah. Must be a millennial thing as to why you're still on the air.

  • Anna Whittlestone
    Anna Whittlestone 5 days ago

    These poor kids must be traumatised for the rest of their lives! Just like their mum and dad. This is inacceptible. I hope Americans manage to improve this situation.

  • Luz Santos Rodriguez

    Good for him.

  • Michael Smith
    Michael Smith 6 days ago

    I don't agree with the cops words or actions, but can you really blame them? How many times do they stop a Black person and get shot, just because they are cops? Assholes like you and the other media outlets want to make all the cops out as bad guys and pretty much tell people to shoot them or harm them in some way. I'm sure that the parents knew that their little girl took the doll without paying for it but went on their business like it was no big deal. That tells me a lot about the parents and what they are teaching their kids. If you want it take it, it doesn't matter. We don't have to pay for stuff. A lot of you armchair cops, including you Trevor, want to tell the police how to do their job but don't have the balls to actually go out there and do it. If it bothers you so much, then go take the training, put on the uniform and go show them how to do it. Go look up the cop protestor who went to a training course, where you have to decide whether to shoot or not. The guy failed miserably. He shot unarmed, he would've gotten himself and his partner killed when he froze up or thought talking it out would work. Not as easy as you think.

  • Richard Mayotte
    Richard Mayotte 6 days ago

    I bleed blue but officers acting like this is unacceptable on every single fucking level. These motherfuckers are acting like ghetto gunfighters of the 90s.

  • Victor Reyes
    Victor Reyes 6 days ago

    75% of law enforcement are bad guys! Its time to male law enforcement always have all cameras working or they lose their jobs! Simple and clear!

  • Ed ShopRag
    Ed ShopRag 6 days ago

    They better be looking for a FUCKING JOB. 10 mill? Maybe 10 mill per person! Still isn't enough I want their jobs

  • Justin Hackstadt
    Justin Hackstadt 6 days ago

    All police should strike. Let society tear itself apart. Maybe then police will finally get some recognition of what they do for us.

  • Keith Knight
    Keith Knight 6 days ago

    Another piece of shit late night mixed nuts host.go back to the uk

  • Jerry Mister
    Jerry Mister 6 days ago

    This shows all the more reason why there should be constitutional carry.

  • Joe Schmoe
    Joe Schmoe 6 days ago

    "To protect and serve" has nothing to do with people. It's the law that is meant to be protected and served.
    The only good cop is a dead cop. If there were any good cops, they wouldn't put up with their "brothers in blue" acting like this.

  • Dan
    Dan 6 days ago

    Your video/commentary/"news story" only adds to police hate. Yes the officers were out of line but there is always more to the story. Please do more research.

  • Mark Brick
    Mark Brick 7 days ago

    This breakdown of the video does a good job of looking at the inciden.

  • jabir bashir
    jabir bashir 7 days ago

    AMERICA what the fuck happened?

  • Jason Liansing
    Jason Liansing 7 days ago

    I think you are getting it wrong. Yeah its way too exessive police force inflicted on that family. But the girl did steal the doll. Don’t forget that. And what will happen if the girl got away with stealing and got a reward instead? Yeah. I think you guys know the answer. But what the police did was absolutely wrong.

  • Michael Melton
    Michael Melton 7 days ago

    Police are civilians too, even though they don’t act like it .

  • The Truth Denominator

    Fball this MFs police!!!sue their shit out!!!and dump them in a black neighbourhood and throw shit every morning wen they come out 🤬🤬🤬

  • GiggleBits
    GiggleBits 7 days ago

    Then the taxpayers paid this family on behalf of the cops while the cops escape any consequences.

  • Santiago Rodriguez Guillen

    This is the family did not stop twice when the cops asked them to. Tell the full story or shut up.

  • Chairman Meow
    Chairman Meow 7 days ago

    At first I didn't understand why the cops were willing to kill over a doll, then I realized the barbie was white.

  • ghost245353
    ghost245353 7 days ago

    Yo, they didn't have a dollar?

  • Ghost Killer
    Ghost Killer 7 days ago

    Fuck those cops, shoot there ass period.

  • Adrian Garcia
    Adrian Garcia 7 days ago

    Fuck those bitch ass cops with out a batch and a gun they wont be shit, motherfuckers cant even fight

  • AKC 96
    AKC 96 7 days ago

    Take money out of the pension funds!

  • A C
    A C 7 days ago

    There is no excusing the actions represented on the video but until the entire story comes out from both sides, can’t really judge.

  • Blue Wolf
    Blue Wolf 7 days ago

    So the moral of the story is this country is falling apart because thieves drug dealers murderers get treated with the Royal carpet making it harder for law enforcement men and women the try to do their job by the book and yes you do have an occasional assholes.
    But from the things that I've seen I've seen women commit crimes that would make grown men shaking their pants but because it's tits and pussy women can do no wrong!
    if they could afford a car cell phones an apartment or a house whatever they live in they could afford to have three kids they can afford to pay for the doll.
    I don't think stupid people would defend someone who gets caught committing a crime because in all actuality the people to pay for shoplifters are the ones that actually pay for the item because they stock marking up the prices!
    It's like your own in a store somebody comes in to steal all the sudden you catch them you wrestle them to the ground next you know they suing you for 10 million dollars because their lives are more important than the hard working class who suffers every time somebody walks in a store steals and then sues them fake slipping falls and fake police harassment the list goes on and on but yet nobody talks about she could have used the car as a weapon and who knows what her husband had on him and before somebody says some stupid bigot remark ask me about my ethnic background is before opening your mouth.
    I have no mercy or sympathy for anybody to get caught shoplifting no matter what the gender is male or female you commit a crime you committed a crime they should be no rewards for that there's no wall I mistaken that I walked in and walked out without paying for this no.

  • Blue Wolf
    Blue Wolf 7 days ago

    I don't find it funny whatsoever this could have all been avoided if she did not go in there to steal if you could afford a car you can afford a house you can afford to have kids you could afford $2 from a dollar store not unless she's living off of taxpayers money and it's just one of those welfare Queens so that's why it's destroying this country everybody wants to hand out nobody wants to work.

  • Brian Shock
    Brian Shock 7 days ago

    This is why we have "Black Lives Matter". And this is why we should probably have something like "Black Reality Matters" also. Otherwise, too many people will end up believing the self-serving fantasies about arrests told by the police.

  • Danny Moore
    Danny Moore 7 days ago

    Stereotyping and lies have tried to destroy my life many times. Hope there is a nice place in hell for all of those involved.

  • Gedin
    Gedin 8 days ago

    Once again we have a video of police by the media where the whole story isn't told and the part that is told is wrong. This stop wasn't even over a kid stealing but the adults stole stuff and the fact that they fled and weren't listening to the police isn't shown or mentioned anywhere.

  • Bryan Panaligan
    Bryan Panaligan 8 days ago

    That’s really fucked up. After watching this video and the way that fat arrogant wanna be “I did busted” police man someone today made me sick. That “policeman” needs to have a reality check. You don’t act differently just because the “accused” is not his color. The fuck, am very greatful that I live in Hong Kong where things are being handled the way it has to be dealt with with not much violence.

  • Countdown To Midnight
    Countdown To Midnight 8 days ago +3

    New York City had 265 police shootings in 2018. So 44 wasn't near the highest.

  • bayu wibowo
    bayu wibowo 8 days ago

    Where on earth polish were cleanse

  • MrDwarfHammerToFace
    MrDwarfHammerToFace 8 days ago

    This is bad until you look at the reports. The family ran away from the police from the store and went to their apartment.

  • Sandra Hunter
    Sandra Hunter 8 days ago

  • Russ Wright
    Russ Wright 8 days ago

    Thank God for people and cell phone cameras or just cameras in general. These so-called cops should be aware that we are out here with our cameras now!

  • car litos
    car litos 8 days ago

    It's because barbie is white