Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Tag: Police brutality

Secretly Captured Cellphone Video Shows At Least...

Cellphone video shows a group of Florida correctional officers beating a Black man on the prison yard for more than 5 minutes...

Texas Cops Beat Black Man and Repeatedly...

A Black man says he was beaten into submission when questions about why police were searching his car led to his arrest.

Pete Buttigieg’s Outline to Help Black Americans...

With Little to No Support from Black Voters, Presidential Hopeful Pete Buttigieg Tries His Hand at Winning Support with New Plan

Video: NYPD Officer Kneels on Man’s Head,...

New York City's top cop is defending an officer seen on video kneeling on a suspect's head and waving a gun at onlookers during...

‘This Type of Racism Didn’t Just Start’:...

The fatal shooting of an 18-year-old Ethiopian man by Israeli police Sunday has triggered violent protests, as thousands from the country's Ethiopian–Israeli community and...

White Florida Deputy Points Gun at Black...

A traffic stop over tinted windows ended in Florida deputy Aaron Blais drawing a gun on motorist Rocky "Money" Rudolph, Jr and...

Ex-Football Player Desmond Marrow Speaks Out After...

A former police officer in Henry County, Georgia, has bonded out of jail after being indicted on several charges stemming from the...

Canadian Public Library Refuses to Screen Police...

The issue of police brutality is not just limited to America, and an author based in Canada aimed to spotlight that for...

One Was Naked and Unarmed, Another Was...

An Oklahoma police agency is in the hot seat over its handling of two similar incidents that had vastly different outcomes, leading critics to...

D.C. Man Tased Multiple Times for Allegedly...

Metro Transit Police have launched an internal investigation after video of an officer using his Taser on an unarmed man who was trying to...

‘My Son Was Murdered’: Ryan Twyman’s Family...

The family of Ryan Twyman is speaking out as the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department releases footage of the shooting that claimed...

You Want to F–k Around with Me?’:...

A Florida police officer has been fired after online video of him roughing up a Black teen during a heated confrontation in the Tampa...

Florida Cop Who Shot Black Caretaker with...

A Florida officer who claims he shot at a severely autistic man and wounded his caretaker in the process has been found guilty of...

‘You Aren’t Going to Like What I...

Tempers flared on Tuesday at a community meeting in Phoenix, Arizona, where angry residents confronted city leaders over police officers' violent response to a...

Attorneys Representing Officer in Eric Garner Case...

Poor health and obesity sent Eric Garner to an early grave, NYPD police union attorneys argued at a hearing last week. Lawyers representing New York...

Former Georgia Cop Caught on Video Assaulting...

A former police officer in the Atlanta suburb of Gwinnett County, Georgia, has been convicted of aggravated assault and battery in the brutal traffic...

Baltimore Cop Who Told Bystander to ‘Take...

A Baltimore police sergeant is facing criminal charges after instructing a fellow officer to tackle and arrest a civilian he claimed was "interfering" with...

Outrage Pours Out After Unarmed Father of...

An unarmed Black man was pronounced dead at the scene after Los Angeles County deputies opened fire on him. Now the community...

Conservative Shermichael Singelton ‘Pissed Off’ Over Phoenix...

Black Republican Shermichael Singelton said he was "pissed off" after watching a video of Phoenix police terrorizing a Black family over a $5 doll...

Phoenix Family Held at Gunpoint and Threatened...

An African-American family says they're "traumatized" after Phoenix police officers' violent response to an alleged shoplifting incident late last month. Now, they're taking the department...

California Police Department Under Scrutiny After Video...

Authorities in Hawthorne, California, are facing backlash following social media video of what critics say shows officers using excessive force against an unarmed Black...