Thursday, November 14, 2019

Tag: racial profiling

‘Apology NOT Accepted’: BART Official’s ‘Non-Apology’ Rejected...

Protesters took to Bay Area train platforms armed with sandwiches and brunch to stage "eat-ins" in support of a Black man handcuffed...

Mississippi Sheriff’s Office, ACLU Settle on ‘Unbiased...

A central Mississippi sheriff's office and the state American Civil Liberties Union branch are taking steps to address profiling and discriminatory stops by local...

Video: Black Women Blocked from Leaving Iowa...

Two Iowa women said they felt "criminalized" after a Family Dollar employee profiled them, demanding to look inside their purses before unlocking the door...

Wisconsin City Hit With Civil Lawsuit a...

More than a year after an 18-year-old was arrested over an alleged carjacking, he and his grandmother are suing on the grounds...

White Canadian Cops Aim Guns at Black...

A Black digital media specialist said when he picked up a letter opener a child dropped three Canadian cops pulled their guns...

‘I Feel Like He’s Up to No...

A Georgia doctor is speaking out after suffering what he believes was an incident of racial profiling. Anthony Onyegbula, who spends much of his time...

Black Pennsylvania Investigating Cop Calls Racial Profiling...

Pennsylvania state troopers cited in 11 cases of alleged racial profiling last year have been cleared of any wrongdoing after a state police official...

Appeals Court Orders Deeper Look into Virginia...

A Virginia police detective up against a racial profiling lawsuit is no longer in the clear for allegedly using a traffic stop...

Michigan PD Admits Officer Had No ‘Legal...

A Michigan police officer who stopped a Black man accused of "looking suspiciously" at a white woman has resigned.

‘Stop Squishing My Stomach!’: Pregnant Woman Tearfully...

A pregnant Black woman was reportedly thrown out of a Colorado Target store, surrounded by at least three police officers and searched...

Video Shows What Led to a North...

A known North Carolina party promoter said when police handcuffed him Saturday, August 17, at his own home accusing him of burglarizing...

Washington Tex-Mex Restaurant Demands Black Mom Provide...

Black customers at a popular Washington, D.C., restaurant are accusing the business of racial profiling after they said they were unfairly held...

Detroit Police Facing Criticism From Civilian Oversight...

Residents in Detroit, Michigan, are pushing back after a Georgetown University report detailing the city police department's quiet use of controversial facial recognition software...

‘I’m Genuinely at a Loss to Explain...

An award-winning jazz musician from the U.K. is receiving an outpouring of support after he claims he was mistreated, then booted by staffers at...

Black Milwaukee Man Calls Police Himself After...

An African-American man in Wisconsin is demanding an apology after he says he was racially profiled while trying to return blinds to a Home...

‘What Are You Doing Here?’: White Teens...

An elementary school teacher in Nebraska was the subject of what he described as a racist confrontation when he was out driving...

Lifeguard Calls Police on Black Homeowner at...

A Texas City mother is speaking out after she says she and her kids were kicked out of their neighborhood pool, and even threatened...

New York Couple’s Engagement Ruined When Security...

A New York couple says they were racially profiled and harassed by a group of security guards who repeatedly accused them of stealing a...

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...