Monday, July 22, 2019

Tag: racial profiling

Nike Manager Follows Black Family Outside of...

A former Team USA athlete says his family was racially profiled and accused of stealing a $13 basketball he had just purchased...

Forever 21 May Face Lawsuit After Manager...

A San Francisco youth group leader says he will be consulting an attorney after his wife was accused of stealing from a...

YouTube Worker Who Called 911 on Black...

The white man who called police and accused a Black software engineer waiting for his friend of trespassing says race had nothing...

Watch: Bay Area Man Completely Ignores Son’s...

A California man brought his son to tears recently when he insisted on calling police on an African-American man waiting for his friend in...

Alabama Mall Security Responds to Accusation of...

An Alabama mall is being sued for $25,000 after a security guard's K-9 unit bit a Black teenager several times in an incident the...

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...

Black Patient Accused of Trying to Steal...

A walk outside of an Illinois hospital turned into a disorderly conduct charge for one Black patient. Shaquille Dukes,...

Detroit Street Artist Sheefy McFly Arrested, Jailed...

A graffiti artist hired by the city of Detroit to paint a mural is speaking out after he was arrested by police who suspected...

‘You’re Not Supposed to Have This Much...

The Detroit Police Department is investigating after a Black veteran officer claims he was profiled, roughed up and handcuffed by a fellow white cop...

‘Let Go of My Hand!’ Old Navy...

A Canadian woman is speaking out after she says she was racially profiled and assaulted by an Old Navy staff member who accused her...

‘He’s Not a Friendly Person’: Community Speaks...

A Kentucky man is in custody after police say he kidnapped a child from a West Louisville Kroger and pointed a gun at bystanders...

Colorado Cop Who Detained Black College Student...

A police officer in Boulder, Colo., has stepped down after a department investigation found he violated two rules when he followed, questioned  and threatened...

‘You Called Me Three Different Names!’ Houston...

A Houston father was faced with a tense confrontation with a deputy who accused him of being a fugitive from Louisiana. Now,...

‘Here We Are Again’: Florida Starbucks Employee...

A Florida man is irate following an alleged racial profiling incident when he used the restroom of a local Starbucks.

Black Campaign Worker Arrested While Campaigning for...

An African-American man accused of acting suspicious and harassing an Iowa policeman has been cleared of criminal wrongdoing, The Des Moines Register reported. A Polk...

Fishers Police Accused of Racial Profiling...

A police department in the Indianapolis suburb of Fishers, Indiana, is doing damage control after posting a picture of an African-American man outside a...

Michigan City Moves to Criminalize Calling Police...

A Michigan city is taking steps to criminalize dialing 911 on people of color for simply living their lives. Leaders in Grand Rapids are set...

White Detroit Woman in ‘Gardening While Black’...

A white Detroit woman accused of repeatedly fabricating claims against an African-American man to police has hired a lawyer known for representing white supremacist...

West Virginia Woman’s Fanciful Story That She...

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A woman who told police that an Egyptian man had tried to kidnap her daughter from a West Virginia shopping...

Black N.J. School Board Member Hit With...

A New Jersey school board member has 30 days to file an appeal after a state education ethics commission recommended a six–month suspension following...

Baltimore Law Firm Sees Uptick in Calls...

The Baltimore law firm representing a Maryland Legal Aid attorney who filed a complaint against the Harford County Sheriff's Office alleging discrimination last week says...