An anti-police brutality group wants Philadelphia to remove a statue of Frank Rizzo.
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The city with Iowa’s highest African-American population has settled lawsuits against white police officers who roughed up three black residents, including a 13-year-old girl who was handcuffed after yelling at a passing officer to “slow down.”
A 23-year-old man has been convicted of impersonating a police officer last year while attempting to pull over a woman in Aurora, prosecutors say.
The Department of Justice released a scathing report on the discriminatory practices of the Baltimore Police Department
The two leading presidential candidates have not discussed crime and justice issues in much detail so far.
Two-thirds of young African-Americans and 4 in 10 Hispanics say that they or someone they know has experienced violence or harassment at the hands of the police, according to a new GenForward poll.
The training for Denver Sheriff Department deputies on how to deal with inmates in crisis is nerve-wracking. Actors wearing jail uniforms scream in hysterics, flail and even stuff wads of tissue up their noses to simulate real life inside a detention center. During a recent training exercise, Denver Sheriff Department Deputy Tim Moore kept his voice […]
Two years after the chokehold death of Eric Garner made “I can’t breathe” a rallying cry for protests over police killings of black men, federal authorities are still grappling with whether to prosecute the white officer seen on a widely watched video wrapping his arm around Garner’s neck.
Nearly 200 white people — members of the group Showing Up for Racial Justice — interrupted happy hour Friday night in Denver’s LoHi neighborhood to support the Black Lives Matter movement.
During an interview on Fox News Channel, Mike Huckabee spoke about the lack of balance and perspective in coverage about police shootings.