This Beaver Police dash cam video depicts the August 18, 2016 arrest of James Edward Cicco by Beaver Patrolman Jeffery Wijnen-Riems. The video was released by the Beaver County District Attorney’s Office pursuant to a court order obtained by a group of concerned residents from the Borough of Beaver. It is being published here in full and unedited as it was received by the Beaver Countian.
The video shows a police dog attacking a suspect and may be disturbing to some viewers. Viewer discretion is advised.
The Beaver Countian has been providing extensive coverage and investigative reporting since this incident first occurred in August of 2016. Below is an archive of our reporting on the matter, categorized by topic, with articles in each group listed in reverse chronological order.
Listen To Patrolman Jeffery Wijnen-Riems Joking About The Incident With 911 Operator:
On The Trial Of James Edward Cicco
On The Fight To Gain Access To The Recorded Phone Conversation Between Officer Wijnen-Riems And 911 Dispatcher
On The Fight To Gain Access To The Dash Cam Video
Miscellaneous Coverage Related To This Incident