Police shoot a man’s dog in front of him, arrest him for video recording Austin Petersen July 1, 2013 Abuse of Authority 5943 Share74K +132 Tweet969 Pin117 Share3 Share Reddit19 Stumble70 EmailShares 75K Carlos Miller from the Photography Is Not A Crime blog has the story… In one of the most shocking videos I’ve seen since launching this blog six years, ago, Hawthorne police shot and killed a dog while arresting the dog’s owner for video recording them from a half-block away on a public sidewalk. Several cops were standing in front of a house halfway down the block, apparently to make an arrest over the weekend, while a man walking his dog was video recording them from the corner. Outraged? Call the Hawthorne Police Department: Call (310) 675-4443 or (310) 349-2700. UPDATE: The man whose dog was shot describes what occurred Share74K +132 Tweet969 Pin117 Share3 Share Reddit19 Stumble70 EmailShares 75K Is it time to end the War on Drugs?Woman who starved and caged a little boy receives 10-30 yearsAbout The AuthorAustin PetersenFounder Austin Petersen is the founder of The Libertarian Republic, as well as the CEO of Stonegait LLC. Formerly an Associate Producer for Judge Andrew Napolitano's show "Freedom Watch", on the Fox Business Network. Austin was referred to by the Judge as "The right side of my brain". He built Judge Napolitano's social networks with over 700,000 fans and millions of clicks a month. Austin graduated from Missouri State University. He has written and produced award winning plays and videos, and previously worked for the Libertarian National Committee and the Atlas Economic Research Foundation.