Monday, May 27, 2019

Tag: police use of deadly force

The Blue Mentality: Study Shows in Police...

Most of the public discourse concerning police brutality and abuse is framed in terms of a Black and white issue.  But what if it...

Former St. Louis Area Cop: ‘The Way...

It was frustration with the racism he felt from the police officers who frequently pulled him over in his late-model vehicle that compelled Glenn...

With Little Fanfare, Congress Passes Bill To...

As protesters across the nation voice their frustrations over the recent barrage of Black men being killed by police, Congress finally took action and—with...

Parents Of John Crawford, Black Man Killed...

The parents of the 22-year-old Black man shot by police at an Ohio Walmart plan to attend the protest march in Washington D.C., on...

Brooklyn Protesters Gather After Funeral Of Akai...

More than 50 protesters endured rain over the weekend and huddled under a red tent in front of the Brooklyn housing project, Louis Pink...

Chicago Police Have Killed Unarmed Civilians in...

The Chicago Police Department, like other law enforcement agencies, isn’t required to report the amount of incidents when an officer fires his gun or...

White Former Police Chief Indicted In S.C....

While the nation was shocked by the grand jury decisions in Ferguson and Staten Island, a white former police chief in Eutawville, S.C., was...

Protesters Rally For Black Man Shot And...

Around 100 protesters in Phoenix, Az., who marched to police headquarters Thursday night want to know the identity of the police officer who fatally...

Tamir Rice’s Uncle Calls For Change at...

The great uncle of Tamir Rice, the 12-year-old Black boy who was fatally shot by a white Cleveland police officer, called for an end...

Mentally Ill Black Man In Milwaukee Shot...

In April, a Milwaukee police officer fired 14 shots toward a mentally ill Black man, Dontre Hamilton, with one of the bullets striking him...

Protesters In Cleveland Take to the Streets...

Nearly 200 protesters took to the streets in Cleveland, Ohio, after the fatal weekend shooting of Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old Black boy. The protesters chanted...