Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Tag: Police brutality

Giving Pennsylvania Cops the ‘Middle Finger’ Is...

A California man has filed a lawsuit accusing five Pennsylvania police officers of responding with “unreasonable and excessive force” when he “extended...

‘It Hurts to Breathe’: Black Bystander Shot...

A traffic stop in Milwaukee ended with a Black bystander shot and shackled to a hospital bed for hours and his 14-year-old...

‘My God. These Are Children’: Twitter Responds...

A Black Philadelphia student is calling out four police officers after she took video of them detaining a shirtless black teen waiting...

Tennessee Black Man Ends Up Roughed Up,...

When Tennessee police stopped a Black driver and accused him of having too darkly tinted his windows, it ended with the driver...

Civil Trial Begins In 2013 Case of...

Four months after former Dallas police officer Amy Wilburn got off with no jail time after pleading guilty to shooting an unarmed...

Sixth New Jersey Cop Pleads Guilty to...

A sixth New Jersey police officer pleaded guilty Monday after an FBI investigation led to corruption charges against him and six...

Las Vegas Man Who Repeatedly Told Officers...

The family of a Black Las Vegas man who died in police custody earlier this month are questioning officers' account of the incident, arguing...

Philly’s Interim Police Chief Accuses Folks of...

Philadelphia's acting police commissioner says she's "profoundly sorry"  after a 1990s photo showed her sporting a T-shirt that appeared to make light of the...

Video: Black Woman Concerned About Her Twin...

An Ohio police chief deemed officers' actions "appropriate" after viral video showed one of them punching a Black woman and the other...

Black Lives Matter Protest Killing of Minnesota...

When a Minnesota man listening to music in his car failed to stop for police after allegedly running a red light, it...

Stephon Clark Shooting: Victim’s Young Sons to...

The city of Sacramento has agreed to pay $2.4 million to the sons of Stephon Clark, an unarmed Black man fatally shot by police...

‘Textbook Arrest’: White Cop Admits She Lied...

A St. Louis police officer pleaded guilty Friday to lying to both the FBI and a federal grand jury about the beating...

Seattle-Area Sheriff’s Office Settles Lawsuit for $80K,...

A Seattle, Washington, sheriff's office has agreed to pay $80,000, as well as  offer a "sincere apology" to a pair of African-American teens who...

Young Black Man, 23, Walking to the...

Three Aurora, Colorado police officers are on leave and an investigation is underway after a young Black man died following a confrontation with authorities...

Newly Released Video Shows Indianapolis Cop Not...

An attorney filed a lawsuit Wednesday against not only a cop accused of punching a Black teen but two other Indianapolis school...

‘Go Punch Someone Your Size B*tch’: Video...

A white Indianapolis police officer is suspended without pay after video showed him punching a 17-year-old Black boy Thursday outside of school.

Atlanta Cop Sentenced to 5 Years After...

A former Atlanta police officer will have to serve five years in prison after he pleaded guilty to repeatedly kicking and choking...

Watch: Dash Cam Video Captures Extremely Disturbing...

Two Louisiana police officers have pleaded guilty to using excessive force after dash-camera video showed the officers pummeling a driver who led...

‘Can You Guys Make Sure He Has...

Video showed a 25-year-old Black man who Illinois officers used a Taser on being choked to the ground...

Video: Fresno Officer Martinez Punches ‘Calm, Timid’...

A Black teen is suing a California police department after body camera video showed a cop repeatedly punching him.

NYC Public Advocate Goes Toe-to-Toe with Ex-FBI...

New York City public advocate Jumaane Williams gave an impassioned response Monday as he debated former FBI special agent James Gagliano over the firing...