Thursday, April 26, 2018

Tag: Police brutality

Mike Brown’s Mother Lezley McSpadden Considers Running...

https://youtu.be/4g4olwF35r0 Lezley McSpadden, the mother of Michael Brown an unarmed Black teen fatally shot by police, announces she's contemplating running for City Council in Ferguson,...

Ellen DeGeneres to Van Jones: ‘As A...

https://youtu.be/VyH8sSiIijA?t=53s As the shooting and killing of unarmed Black men by police continue to make headlines, Ellen DeGeneres is giving her take on the issue...

D.L. Hughley Has a Harsh But Necessary...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=emr80x0NSj4 Comedian D.L. Hughley talks straight facts about white ignorance leading to killings of Black people. During a segment on Hughley's radio show "The GED Section",...

‘It’s Irresponsible, It’s Dangerous’ California Police Fire...

Yet another Black man is dead after witnesses say California police fired what sounded like 30 bullets into a packed car in a Walmart...

‘Help Me, Jesus!’ Shocking Video Shows Brutal...

Video of Cambridge police arrest of unarmed Harvard student Selorm Ohene. pic.twitter.com/v4cWVuIVYz — Keith Boykin (@keithboykin) April 17, 2018 Footage of a Cambridge police officer repeatedly...

Officer Faces Assault Charge For Repeatedly Slapping...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5dVLeN_BacI After being captured on body cameras striking a handcuffed teenage girl in the face, a New Jersey officer has been suspended and is facing...

Fort Worth Police Chief Says Video Showing...

A video captured by a passerby in Fort Worth, Texas shows two Texas cops, one restraining a man already on the ground and the...

Texas Officer Indicted In Brutal Beating of...

A Dallas-Fort Wort officer has been indicted on charges stemming from the brutal beating of a Black man at a local hospital in November...

This Black Officer’s 2-Year-Old Rap Song About...

Officer Atisha Samuel's rap video may have been popular on social media, but not so much with white officers who claim to feel threatened. Samuel...

Autopsy Disputes Police Account of Stephon Clark...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Calls for justice and charges against two police officers who fatally shot an unarmed black man aren't abating in California's...

Officers Suspended Without Pay After Bizarre Altercation...

A New Jersey pizza store manager Mena Kirolos was attacked by two on-duty police officers over a botched order. Officers Rodney Clark and Courtney Solomon...

Houston Deputy Shoots and Kills Another Unarmed...

 Another unarmed Black man was fatally shot by a Harris County Sheriff's Office deputy on Thursday in the Greater Greenspoint area of Houston, Texas. Authorities...

‘Can They Do That?’ Cops Mute Audio...

.mcclatchy-embed{position:relative;padding:40px 0 56.25%;height:0;overflow:hidden;max-width:100%}.mcclatchy-embed iframe{position:absolute;top:0;left:0;width:100%;height:100%} New details have emerged in the shooting death of unarmed Sacramento man Stephon Clark, 22. Footage released Wednesday by the Sacramento Police...

Hilarious Conspiracy Theories Take Off About Who...

https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=2559243657633316&id=100006431199227 An Asheville Fraternal of Police lodge was sprayed across with the message "Black Lives Matter" early Monday morning. The incident comes weeks after a video...

‘Seven Seconds’ Actress Claims Race Relations Are...

https://youtu.be/CFpisWYWjAU Race relations are a lot less tense in England than they are in the U.S., according to "Seven Seconds' actress Clare-Hope Ashitey. Ashitey, 31, stars...

LAPD Officer Won’t Face Charges in Killing...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nearly three years after a police shooting that sparked protests in Los Angeles, prosecutors said Thursday they will not file...

Asheville Police Officer Charged With Assaulting Black...

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A white police officer whose body camera recorded him beating a black pedestrian he accused of jaywalking has been arrested...

Manager Kicks Young Black Girls out of Theater,...

A Pennsylvania woman is seeking justice after she says she was assaulted by a cop after coming to the defense of three Black girls...

‘I Can’t Breathe!’ Police Beating of Black...

  Authorities are investigating police body camera footage from August that shows two white officers beating, then Tasering a Black man accused of jaywalking in...

Mentally-Ill Inmate ‘Unexpectedly’ Released After Video Shows...

A video surfaced online of a Georgia inmate being brutalized and tased by officers while staying in an area for mentally-ill inmates on suicide...

Philando Castile Charity Wipes Out Lunch Debt...

Philando Castile's memory continues to live on as his charity wipes out lunch debt for children in the Minnesota school district where he worked. Castile,...