Lt. John Pike

UC Davis police Lt. John Pike

Police Officer At Center Of UC Davis Pepper Spraying Scandal No Longer On Force

UC Davis has confirmed that the police officer at the center of its pepper spraying scandal last fall is no longer with the department.


Occupy UC Davis Protests Police Pepper Spray Incident

UC Davis Campus Peaceful On Thanksgiving

The campus at UC Davis was quiet on Thanksgiving Thursday, with only a handful of tents up as students apparently took off for the holiday after a contentious week at the university.


UC Davis police Lt. John Pike seen giving students a dispersal order. (credit: Juliedeanucc/YouTube)

Video Shows UC Davis Police Officer’s Warning To Students

A relatively obscure video clip has audio evidence that students were given a dispersal order last Friday.


pepper spray lead

Pepper-Spraying UC Davis Officer Previously Honored, Accused

The riot-clad police officer who pepper sprayed a row of peaceful Occupy Wall Street protesters at a California university last week is a retired U.S. Marines sergeant twice honored for his police work on campus.