Monday, May 27, 2019

Tag: Police brutality

Atlanta Cop Who Punched Black Woman Because...

More than three weeks after an Atlanta cop had a violent altercation with a woman he confronted, the department has let him...

Handcuffed 12-Year-Old Seemingly Struggles to Breathe After...

The Sacramento Police Department is facing new scrutiny after video of officers arresting a 12-year-old Black boy and placing a bag over his head. Video...

Despite Clip Showing Pennsylvania Cop Put 14-Year-Old...

Outrage following a viral video of a Norristown, Pennsylvania, police officer putting a teenage girl in a chokehold has spawned an investigation...

Florida Sheriff’s Office Has No Plans to...

The Broward Sheriff's Office is facing new accusations of excessive force after shocking video of a deputy tackling a Black student to the ground...

Judge Rules Trial of N.Y. Officer Accused...

A judge on Thursday cleared the way for the disciplinary trial of a New York City officer accused of choking Eric Garner to death...

‘That’s Abuse!’: Missouri Police Defend Conduct After...

A shocking video shows the moment a St. Ann Police detective broke a car window with his forearm before dragging a man through it...

Savannah Police Deny Excessive Force Claims, Say...

The Savannah Police Department is rebutting claims that it used brutal and excessive force against a man whose face appeared battered and bruised in...

‘Now You Manhandling My Daughter!’: California Cop...

A family has accused police in the Bay Area city of Rio Vista, California, of excessive force and abuse of power after their loved...

Attorney for Miami Officer Now Facing Charges...

A Miami-Dade Police officer has been charged after violently arresting a Black woman, then allegedly giving false statements about the incident. Officer Alejandro Giraldo was...

Detroit Officer Fired for Mocking Black Woman...

A former Detroit officer fired after posting social media video of himself mocking an African-American motorist now faces two lawsuits accusing him of racially...

‘He’s Bleeding!’ Shocking Video Shows Violent Arrest...

=Leaders in a South Florida community are calling for disciplinary action against Broward Sheriff's Office deputies seen on video pepper-spraying, tackling and punching a...

Former Michigan Trooper Convicted of Involuntary Manslaughter...

DETROIT (AP) — A former Michigan state trooper was convicted of involuntary manslaughter Wednesday in the death of a Detroit teenager who...

Deliberation Continues In Second Trial for Cop...

DETROIT (AP) — A prosecutor urged jurors on Tuesday to convict a former Michigan State Police trooper of second-degree murder in the...

Video: North Carolina Officers Fatally Shoot Man...

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Police video released Monday shows an officer in Charlotte, North Carolina, fatally shooting a man who was armed...

Five Ohio Jail Officers Charged After Strapping...

What began as a Cleveland, Ohio, woman's simple request to let someone know she was in lockup quickly spiraled into a brutal attack by...

Activists Call Out Glaring Differences In Case...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — When an unarmed white woman who called 911 to report a crime was fatally shot by a black, Somali...

Attorney for Aiyana-Stanley Jones’ Family Say They...

The city of Detroit has agreed to an $8.25 million settlement to the family of Aiyana Stanley-Jones, who was fatally shot during a police...

‘He Was Shot to Pieces’: Body Camera...

Nearly two months after the fatal shooting death of a California rapper, local authorities released body camera footage of the incident. Willie McCoy was fired upon...

Jury Selection to Begin in Ex-Minneapolis Officer’s...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jury selection is scheduled to begin Monday in the trial of a former Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot an unarmed...

Kansas Police Dept. Releases Video of Moment...

The Lawrence, Kansas, police department has released dashcam footage of an altercation that led to a motorist being shot and an officer facing felony...

‘I Hope That Man Never Sleeps At...

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The father of a slain black teenager pleaded for peace Saturday after the acquittal of a white police officer triggered an...