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Amazon says a new ‘Counterfeit Crimes Unit’ will work with law enforcement to take on fraudsters

Amazon says a new ‘Counterfeit Crimes Unit’ will work with law enforcement to take on fraudsters

Made up of former federal prosecutors, investigators and data analysts, the team will mine the site and external resources to locate “bad actors." Read full article: Amazon says a new ‘Counterfeit Crimes Un...→

'Selma' Director Ava DuVernay Launches Project to Promote Stories About Police Violence

'Selma' Director Ava DuVernay Launches Project to Promote Stories About Police Violence

Hollywood director Ava DuVernay's entertainment company ARRAY is launching an initiative called the Law Enforcement Accountability Project, that will use art a [...] Read full article: 'Selma' Director Ava DuVernay Launches P...→

Atlanta police call out of work at 'higher than usual' rate after 2 officers charged in Rayshard Brooks death

Atlanta police call out of work at 'higher than usual' rate after 2 officers charged in Rayshard Brooks death

Atlanta police see 'higher than usual number of callouts' after charges announced against officers in Rayshard Brooks death Atlanta police acknowledged that a [...] Read full article: Atlanta police call out of work at 'high...→

Amazon Temporarily Halts Police Use Of Facial Recognition Software Until It Can Perfect ‘Other Faces You Might Be Interested In’ Feature

Amazon Temporarily Halts Police Use Of Facial Recognition Software Until It Can Perfect ‘Other Faces You Might Be Interested In’ Feature

SEATTLE—Suspending the service subscribed to by more than 1,350 police departments nationwide, Amazon announced this week it would halt use of its facial recog [...] Read full article: Amazon Temporarily Halts Police Use Of F...→

Following Amazon, Microsoft will no longer sell facial-recognition software to police

Following Amazon, Microsoft will no longer sell facial-recognition software to police

Microsoft President Brad Smith said Thursday that the company would follow in Amazon's footsteps and not sell facial recognition tools to U.S. police departmen [...] Read full article: Following Amazon, Microsoft will no long...→

Supporters of Amazon driver arrested in controversial video protest outside Warren police headquarters

Supporters of Amazon driver arrested in controversial video protest outside Warren police headquarters

Protesters rallied outside Warren City Hall and marched through the streets on Thursday.... Family members of the Amazon employee, Jaylen Bond, joined supporte [...] Read full article: Supporters of Amazon driver arrested in ...→

Amazon Bans Police from Using Its Facial Recognition Tech

Amazon Bans Police from Using Its Facial Recognition Tech

E-commerce giant Amazon has reportedly banned police agencies from using its facial recognition technology for one year in response to growing calls to sever t [...] Read full article: Amazon Bans Police from Using Its Facial...→

Amazon bans police use of its face-recognition technology

Amazon bans police use of its face-recognition technology

Amazon on Wednesday banned police use of its face-recognition technology for a year, making it the latest tech giant to step back from law-enforcement use of s [...] Read full article: Amazon bans police use of its face-recog...→

Warren police launch internal investigation after black Amazon driver's arrest caught on cam

Warren police launch internal investigation after black Amazon driver's arrest caught on cam

WARREN, Mich. — The Warren Police Department has launched an internal investigation after cell phone video surfaced of a white police officer arresting a black [...] Read full article: Warren police launch internal investigat...→

Dozens Of Buffalo Police Officers Resign From Special Unit To Protest Suspension Of Fellow Officer

Dozens Of Buffalo Police Officers Resign From Special Unit To Protest Suspension Of Fellow Officer

Video taken Thursday shows police pushing 75-year-old Martin Gugino, who then falls and hits the back of his head on the pavement, causing him to bleed.  Read full article: Dozens Of Buffalo Police Officers Resign...→

Amazon Warehouse Employees Sue Over Virus Brought Home From Work

Amazon Warehouse Employees Sue Over Virus Brought Home From Work

A group of Amazon.com Inc. warehouse employees sued the online retail giant, claiming its working conditions put not only them at risk of contracting the coron [...] Read full article: Amazon Warehouse Employees Sue Over Viru...→

Support flips after police added to Georgia hate crimes bill

Support flips after police added to Georgia hate crimes bill

Opposition to hate crimes legislation in Georgia is building from people previously in favor of it after Republicans in the state Senate added police as a prot [...] Read full article: Support flips after police added to Geor...→

N.Y. Attorney General James Launches Investigation On Police Procedures And Protester Actions

N.Y. Attorney General James Launches Investigation On Police Procedures And Protester Actions

As protests continue across New York, the state's attorney general is hosting a public hearing this week on interactions between police and the public. Read full article: N.Y. Attorney General James Launches Inv...→

ECC launches Black Lives Matter series; lawmakers push police reform

ECC launches Black Lives Matter series; lawmakers push police reform

"Riots are the language of the unheard," said Faith Jones, an Elgin Community College student during a Black Lives Matter conversation on "Policing in the U.S. [...] Read full article: ECC launches Black Lives Matter series; ...→

Bills' Josh Allen says 57 Buffalo police officers who resigned don't deserve to be part of emergency unit

Bills' Josh Allen says 57 Buffalo police officers who resigned don't deserve to be part of emergency unit

Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen said Thursday the more than 50 members of the Buffalo Police Department who resigned from the emergency response team last [...] Read full article: Bills' Josh Allen says 57 Buffalo police...→

Amazon Bans Police Use of Its Face Recognition for a Year

Amazon Bans Police Use of Its Face Recognition for a Year

Amazon on Wednesday banned police use of its face-recognition technology for a year, making it the latest tech giant to step back from law-enforcement use of s [...] Read full article: Amazon Bans Police Use of Its Face Recog...→

Overzealous police? Black Amazon driver arrested for resisting arrest after parking on wrong side of the street

Overzealous police? Black Amazon driver arrested for resisting arrest after parking on wrong side of the street

Overzealous cops disproportionately target Black people for minor infractions, civil rights leaders and legal experts have long complained. On Tuesday, a Black [...] Read full article: Overzealous police? Black Amazon driver ...→

Portland mayor ends police gun violence reduction unit, bans choke holds

Portland mayor ends police gun violence reduction unit, bans choke holds

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler said Tuesday he will make policing changes that include ending the use of patrol officers on public transit and redirecting $7 milli [...] Read full article: Portland mayor ends police gun violence ...→

Amazon Workers Sue Over Pandemic Work Practices

Amazon Workers Sue Over Pandemic Work Practices

Amazon's Staten Island, New York, warehouse workers filed a federal lawsuit, alleging insufficient efforts to protect them from contracting the coronavirus dur [...] Read full article: Amazon Workers Sue Over Pandemic Work Pr...→

Amazon launches $2 billion climate fund to invest in companies working on sustainability

Amazon launches $2 billion climate fund to invest in companies working on sustainability

Amazon is launching a $2 billion climate fund to invest in companies that are building products, providing services and creating technology to decarbonize the [...] Read full article: Amazon launches $2 billion climate fund ...→

Georgia House passes bill to dissolve county police departments, legislature takes up hate crimes bill

Georgia House passes bill to dissolve county police departments, legislature takes up hate crimes bill

The Georgia House of Representatives passed a bill Friday that would allow voters to decide whether they want to abolish county police departments Read full article: Georgia House passes bill to dissolve co...→

Ice Cube praises Sen. Tim Scott for opening the door for Democrats and Republicans to work on police reform

Ice Cube praises Sen. Tim Scott for opening the door for Democrats and Republicans to work on police reform

Ice Cube praised GOP Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C. for opening up the door for Democrats to work with Republicans on sweeping police reform laws. Read full article: Ice Cube praises Sen. Tim Scott for open...→

Warren police commissioner to hand off Amazon driver arrest investigation to independent agency

Warren police commissioner to hand off Amazon driver arrest investigation to independent agency

WARREN, Mich. (WXYZ) — Warren Police Commissioner William Dwyer is set to announce today that he is handing off the investigation of the Warren cop involved in [...] Read full article: Warren police commissioner to hand off A...→

Hong Kong Will Create Police Unit to Enforce Beijing’s Security Law

Hong Kong Will Create Police Unit to Enforce Beijing’s Security Law

Hong Kong will create a special unit of police to enforce the new national security law about to be imposed by Beijing. Read full article: Hong Kong Will Create Police Unit to Enf...→

CNBC: Amazon Launches Small-Business Credit Line With Goldman

CNBC: Amazon Launches Small-Business Credit Line With Goldman

Amazon.com reportedly is launching a new digital credit line for U.S.-based merchants with partner bank Goldman Sachs. Read full article: CNBC: Amazon Launches Small-Business Cre...→

What does ‘defund the police’ really mean, and how would it work?

What does ‘defund the police’ really mean, and how would it work?

The fatal arrest of George Floyd sparked an unprecedented, nationwide response that’s included peaceful protests, violent clashes involving cops, incidents of [...] Read full article: What does ‘defund the police’ really mea...→

Walker, Mia cut ties with Minneapolis police; the Cedar launches new online programming | MinnPost

Walker, Mia cut ties with Minneapolis police; the Cedar launches new online programming | MinnPost

ALSO: Jazz for Justice at Gold Medal Park; Minnesota Opera's next Digital Opera: “The Fix”; Patrick Stewart (streaming) as Macbeth; and more. Read full article: Walker, Mia cut ties with Minneapolis po...→

Amazon says a new ‘Counterfeit Crimes Unit’ will work with law enforcement to take on fraudsters

Amazon says a new ‘Counterfeit Crimes Unit’ will work with law enforcement to take on fraudsters

Made up of former federal prosecutors, investigators and data analysts, the team will mine the site and external resources to locate “bad actors." Read full article: Amazon says a new ‘Counterfeit Crimes Un...→

Amazon launches $2 billion climate fund to invest in companies working on sustainability

Amazon launches $2 billion climate fund to invest in companies working on sustainability

Amazon is launching a $2 billion climate fund to invest in companies that are building products, providing services and creating technology to decarbonize the [...] Read full article: Amazon launches $2 billion climate fund ...→

Support flips after police added to Georgia hate crimes bill

Support flips after police added to Georgia hate crimes bill

Opposition to hate crimes legislation in Georgia is building from people previously in favor of it after Republicans in the state Senate added police as a prot [...] Read full article: Support flips after police added to Geor...→

Atlanta police call out of work at 'higher than usual' rate after 2 officers charged in Rayshard Brooks death

Atlanta police call out of work at 'higher than usual' rate after 2 officers charged in Rayshard Brooks death

Atlanta police see 'higher than usual number of callouts' after charges announced against officers in Rayshard Brooks death Atlanta police acknowledged that a [...] Read full article: Atlanta police call out of work at 'high...→

Ice Cube praises Sen. Tim Scott for opening the door for Democrats and Republicans to work on police reform

Ice Cube praises Sen. Tim Scott for opening the door for Democrats and Republicans to work on police reform

Ice Cube praised GOP Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C. for opening up the door for Democrats to work with Republicans on sweeping police reform laws. Read full article: Ice Cube praises Sen. Tim Scott for open...→

ECC launches Black Lives Matter series; lawmakers push police reform

ECC launches Black Lives Matter series; lawmakers push police reform

"Riots are the language of the unheard," said Faith Jones, an Elgin Community College student during a Black Lives Matter conversation on "Policing in the U.S. [...] Read full article: ECC launches Black Lives Matter series; ...→

Following Amazon, Microsoft will no longer sell facial-recognition software to police

Following Amazon, Microsoft will no longer sell facial-recognition software to police

Microsoft President Brad Smith said Thursday that the company would follow in Amazon's footsteps and not sell facial recognition tools to U.S. police departmen [...] Read full article: Following Amazon, Microsoft will no long...→

Warren police commissioner to hand off Amazon driver arrest investigation to independent agency

Warren police commissioner to hand off Amazon driver arrest investigation to independent agency

WARREN, Mich. (WXYZ) — Warren Police Commissioner William Dwyer is set to announce today that he is handing off the investigation of the Warren cop involved in [...] Read full article: Warren police commissioner to hand off A...→

Amazon Bans Police from Using Its Facial Recognition Tech

Amazon Bans Police from Using Its Facial Recognition Tech

E-commerce giant Amazon has reportedly banned police agencies from using its facial recognition technology for one year in response to growing calls to sever t [...] Read full article: Amazon Bans Police from Using Its Facial...→

Amazon Bans Police Use of Its Face Recognition for a Year

Amazon Bans Police Use of Its Face Recognition for a Year

Amazon on Wednesday banned police use of its face-recognition technology for a year, making it the latest tech giant to step back from law-enforcement use of s [...] Read full article: Amazon Bans Police Use of Its Face Recog...→

Amazon bans police use of its face-recognition technology

Amazon bans police use of its face-recognition technology

Amazon on Wednesday banned police use of its face-recognition technology for a year, making it the latest tech giant to step back from law-enforcement use of s [...] Read full article: Amazon bans police use of its face-recog...→

Overzealous police? Black Amazon driver arrested for resisting arrest after parking on wrong side of the street

Overzealous police? Black Amazon driver arrested for resisting arrest after parking on wrong side of the street

Overzealous cops disproportionately target Black people for minor infractions, civil rights leaders and legal experts have long complained. On Tuesday, a Black [...] Read full article: Overzealous police? Black Amazon driver ...→

What does ‘defund the police’ really mean, and how would it work?

What does ‘defund the police’ really mean, and how would it work?

The fatal arrest of George Floyd sparked an unprecedented, nationwide response that’s included peaceful protests, violent clashes involving cops, incidents of [...] Read full article: What does ‘defund the police’ really mea...→

Amazon Workers Sue Over Pandemic Work Practices

Amazon Workers Sue Over Pandemic Work Practices

Amazon's Staten Island, New York, warehouse workers filed a federal lawsuit, alleging insufficient efforts to protect them from contracting the coronavirus dur [...] Read full article: Amazon Workers Sue Over Pandemic Work Pr...→

Amazon Warehouse Employees Sue Over Virus Brought Home From Work

Amazon Warehouse Employees Sue Over Virus Brought Home From Work

A group of Amazon.com Inc. warehouse employees sued the online retail giant, claiming its working conditions put not only them at risk of contracting the coron [...] Read full article: Amazon Warehouse Employees Sue Over Viru...→

'Selma' Director Ava DuVernay Launches Project to Promote Stories About Police Violence

'Selma' Director Ava DuVernay Launches Project to Promote Stories About Police Violence

Hollywood director Ava DuVernay's entertainment company ARRAY is launching an initiative called the Law Enforcement Accountability Project, that will use art a [...] Read full article: 'Selma' Director Ava DuVernay Launches P...→

Georgia House passes bill to dissolve county police departments, legislature takes up hate crimes bill

Georgia House passes bill to dissolve county police departments, legislature takes up hate crimes bill

The Georgia House of Representatives passed a bill Friday that would allow voters to decide whether they want to abolish county police departments Read full article: Georgia House passes bill to dissolve co...→

N.Y. Attorney General James Launches Investigation On Police Procedures And Protester Actions

N.Y. Attorney General James Launches Investigation On Police Procedures And Protester Actions

As protests continue across New York, the state's attorney general is hosting a public hearing this week on interactions between police and the public. Read full article: N.Y. Attorney General James Launches Inv...→

Amazon Temporarily Halts Police Use Of Facial Recognition Software Until It Can Perfect ‘Other Faces You Might Be Interested In’ Feature

Amazon Temporarily Halts Police Use Of Facial Recognition Software Until It Can Perfect ‘Other Faces You Might Be Interested In’ Feature

SEATTLE—Suspending the service subscribed to by more than 1,350 police departments nationwide, Amazon announced this week it would halt use of its facial recog [...] Read full article: Amazon Temporarily Halts Police Use Of F...→

Bills' Josh Allen says 57 Buffalo police officers who resigned don't deserve to be part of emergency unit

Bills' Josh Allen says 57 Buffalo police officers who resigned don't deserve to be part of emergency unit

Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen said Thursday the more than 50 members of the Buffalo Police Department who resigned from the emergency response team last [...] Read full article: Bills' Josh Allen says 57 Buffalo police...→

Supporters of Amazon driver arrested in controversial video protest outside Warren police headquarters

Supporters of Amazon driver arrested in controversial video protest outside Warren police headquarters

Protesters rallied outside Warren City Hall and marched through the streets on Thursday.... Family members of the Amazon employee, Jaylen Bond, joined supporte [...] Read full article: Supporters of Amazon driver arrested in ...→

Hong Kong Will Create Police Unit to Enforce Beijing’s Security Law

Hong Kong Will Create Police Unit to Enforce Beijing’s Security Law

Hong Kong will create a special unit of police to enforce the new national security law about to be imposed by Beijing. Read full article: Hong Kong Will Create Police Unit to Enf...→

Warren police launch internal investigation after black Amazon driver's arrest caught on cam

Warren police launch internal investigation after black Amazon driver's arrest caught on cam

WARREN, Mich. — The Warren Police Department has launched an internal investigation after cell phone video surfaced of a white police officer arresting a black [...] Read full article: Warren police launch internal investigat...→

CNBC: Amazon Launches Small-Business Credit Line With Goldman

CNBC: Amazon Launches Small-Business Credit Line With Goldman

Amazon.com reportedly is launching a new digital credit line for U.S.-based merchants with partner bank Goldman Sachs. Read full article: CNBC: Amazon Launches Small-Business Cre...→

Portland mayor ends police gun violence reduction unit, bans choke holds

Portland mayor ends police gun violence reduction unit, bans choke holds

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler said Tuesday he will make policing changes that include ending the use of patrol officers on public transit and redirecting $7 milli [...] Read full article: Portland mayor ends police gun violence ...→

Dozens Of Buffalo Police Officers Resign From Special Unit To Protest Suspension Of Fellow Officer

Dozens Of Buffalo Police Officers Resign From Special Unit To Protest Suspension Of Fellow Officer

Video taken Thursday shows police pushing 75-year-old Martin Gugino, who then falls and hits the back of his head on the pavement, causing him to bleed.  Read full article: Dozens Of Buffalo Police Officers Resign...→

Walker, Mia cut ties with Minneapolis police; the Cedar launches new online programming | MinnPost

Walker, Mia cut ties with Minneapolis police; the Cedar launches new online programming | MinnPost

ALSO: Jazz for Justice at Gold Medal Park; Minnesota Opera's next Digital Opera: “The Fix”; Patrick Stewart (streaming) as Macbeth; and more. Read full article: Walker, Mia cut ties with Minneapolis po...→

Amazon says a new ‘Counterfeit Crimes Unit’ will work with law enforcement to take on fraudsters

Amazon says a new ‘Counterfeit Crimes Unit’ will work with law enforcement to take on fraudsters

Made up of former federal prosecutors, investigators and data analysts, the team will mine the site and external resources to locate “bad actors." Read full article: Amazon says a new ‘Counterfeit Crimes Un...→

Amazon launches $2 billion climate fund to invest in companies working on sustainability

Amazon launches $2 billion climate fund to invest in companies working on sustainability

Amazon is launching a $2 billion climate fund to invest in companies that are building products, providing services and creating technology to decarbonize the [...] Read full article: Amazon launches $2 billion climate fund ...→

'Selma' Director Ava DuVernay Launches Project to Promote Stories About Police Violence

'Selma' Director Ava DuVernay Launches Project to Promote Stories About Police Violence

Hollywood director Ava DuVernay's entertainment company ARRAY is launching an initiative called the Law Enforcement Accountability Project, that will use art a [...] Read full article: 'Selma' Director Ava DuVernay Launches P...→

Support flips after police added to Georgia hate crimes bill

Support flips after police added to Georgia hate crimes bill

Opposition to hate crimes legislation in Georgia is building from people previously in favor of it after Republicans in the state Senate added police as a prot [...] Read full article: Support flips after police added to Geor...→

Georgia House passes bill to dissolve county police departments, legislature takes up hate crimes bill

Georgia House passes bill to dissolve county police departments, legislature takes up hate crimes bill

The Georgia House of Representatives passed a bill Friday that would allow voters to decide whether they want to abolish county police departments Read full article: Georgia House passes bill to dissolve co...→

Atlanta police call out of work at 'higher than usual' rate after 2 officers charged in Rayshard Brooks death

Atlanta police call out of work at 'higher than usual' rate after 2 officers charged in Rayshard Brooks death

Atlanta police see 'higher than usual number of callouts' after charges announced against officers in Rayshard Brooks death Atlanta police acknowledged that a [...] Read full article: Atlanta police call out of work at 'high...→

N.Y. Attorney General James Launches Investigation On Police Procedures And Protester Actions

N.Y. Attorney General James Launches Investigation On Police Procedures And Protester Actions

As protests continue across New York, the state's attorney general is hosting a public hearing this week on interactions between police and the public. Read full article: N.Y. Attorney General James Launches Inv...→

Ice Cube praises Sen. Tim Scott for opening the door for Democrats and Republicans to work on police reform

Ice Cube praises Sen. Tim Scott for opening the door for Democrats and Republicans to work on police reform

Ice Cube praised GOP Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C. for opening up the door for Democrats to work with Republicans on sweeping police reform laws. Read full article: Ice Cube praises Sen. Tim Scott for open...→

Amazon Temporarily Halts Police Use Of Facial Recognition Software Until It Can Perfect ‘Other Faces You Might Be Interested In’ Feature

Amazon Temporarily Halts Police Use Of Facial Recognition Software Until It Can Perfect ‘Other Faces You Might Be Interested In’ Feature

SEATTLE—Suspending the service subscribed to by more than 1,350 police departments nationwide, Amazon announced this week it would halt use of its facial recog [...] Read full article: Amazon Temporarily Halts Police Use Of F...→

ECC launches Black Lives Matter series; lawmakers push police reform

ECC launches Black Lives Matter series; lawmakers push police reform

"Riots are the language of the unheard," said Faith Jones, an Elgin Community College student during a Black Lives Matter conversation on "Policing in the U.S. [...] Read full article: ECC launches Black Lives Matter series; ...→

Following Amazon, Microsoft will no longer sell facial-recognition software to police

Following Amazon, Microsoft will no longer sell facial-recognition software to police

Microsoft President Brad Smith said Thursday that the company would follow in Amazon's footsteps and not sell facial recognition tools to U.S. police departmen [...] Read full article: Following Amazon, Microsoft will no long...→

Bills' Josh Allen says 57 Buffalo police officers who resigned don't deserve to be part of emergency unit

Bills' Josh Allen says 57 Buffalo police officers who resigned don't deserve to be part of emergency unit

Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen said Thursday the more than 50 members of the Buffalo Police Department who resigned from the emergency response team last [...] Read full article: Bills' Josh Allen says 57 Buffalo police...→

Warren police commissioner to hand off Amazon driver arrest investigation to independent agency

Warren police commissioner to hand off Amazon driver arrest investigation to independent agency

WARREN, Mich. (WXYZ) — Warren Police Commissioner William Dwyer is set to announce today that he is handing off the investigation of the Warren cop involved in [...] Read full article: Warren police commissioner to hand off A...→

Supporters of Amazon driver arrested in controversial video protest outside Warren police headquarters

Supporters of Amazon driver arrested in controversial video protest outside Warren police headquarters

Protesters rallied outside Warren City Hall and marched through the streets on Thursday.... Family members of the Amazon employee, Jaylen Bond, joined supporte [...] Read full article: Supporters of Amazon driver arrested in ...→

Hong Kong Will Create Police Unit to Enforce Beijing’s Security Law

Hong Kong Will Create Police Unit to Enforce Beijing’s Security Law

Hong Kong will create a special unit of police to enforce the new national security law about to be imposed by Beijing. Read full article: Hong Kong Will Create Police Unit to Enf...→

Amazon Bans Police from Using Its Facial Recognition Tech

Amazon Bans Police from Using Its Facial Recognition Tech

E-commerce giant Amazon has reportedly banned police agencies from using its facial recognition technology for one year in response to growing calls to sever t [...] Read full article: Amazon Bans Police from Using Its Facial...→

Amazon Bans Police Use of Its Face Recognition for a Year

Amazon Bans Police Use of Its Face Recognition for a Year

Amazon on Wednesday banned police use of its face-recognition technology for a year, making it the latest tech giant to step back from law-enforcement use of s [...] Read full article: Amazon Bans Police Use of Its Face Recog...→

Amazon bans police use of its face-recognition technology

Amazon bans police use of its face-recognition technology

Amazon on Wednesday banned police use of its face-recognition technology for a year, making it the latest tech giant to step back from law-enforcement use of s [...] Read full article: Amazon bans police use of its face-recog...→

Warren police launch internal investigation after black Amazon driver's arrest caught on cam

Warren police launch internal investigation after black Amazon driver's arrest caught on cam

WARREN, Mich. — The Warren Police Department has launched an internal investigation after cell phone video surfaced of a white police officer arresting a black [...] Read full article: Warren police launch internal investigat...→

Overzealous police? Black Amazon driver arrested for resisting arrest after parking on wrong side of the street

Overzealous police? Black Amazon driver arrested for resisting arrest after parking on wrong side of the street

Overzealous cops disproportionately target Black people for minor infractions, civil rights leaders and legal experts have long complained. On Tuesday, a Black [...] Read full article: Overzealous police? Black Amazon driver ...→

CNBC: Amazon Launches Small-Business Credit Line With Goldman

CNBC: Amazon Launches Small-Business Credit Line With Goldman

Amazon.com reportedly is launching a new digital credit line for U.S.-based merchants with partner bank Goldman Sachs. Read full article: CNBC: Amazon Launches Small-Business Cre...→

Portland mayor ends police gun violence reduction unit, bans choke holds

Portland mayor ends police gun violence reduction unit, bans choke holds

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler said Tuesday he will make policing changes that include ending the use of patrol officers on public transit and redirecting $7 milli [...] Read full article: Portland mayor ends police gun violence ...→

What does ‘defund the police’ really mean, and how would it work?

What does ‘defund the police’ really mean, and how would it work?

The fatal arrest of George Floyd sparked an unprecedented, nationwide response that’s included peaceful protests, violent clashes involving cops, incidents of [...] Read full article: What does ‘defund the police’ really mea...→

Dozens Of Buffalo Police Officers Resign From Special Unit To Protest Suspension Of Fellow Officer

Dozens Of Buffalo Police Officers Resign From Special Unit To Protest Suspension Of Fellow Officer

Video taken Thursday shows police pushing 75-year-old Martin Gugino, who then falls and hits the back of his head on the pavement, causing him to bleed.  Read full article: Dozens Of Buffalo Police Officers Resign...→

Amazon Workers Sue Over Pandemic Work Practices

Amazon Workers Sue Over Pandemic Work Practices

Amazon's Staten Island, New York, warehouse workers filed a federal lawsuit, alleging insufficient efforts to protect them from contracting the coronavirus dur [...] Read full article: Amazon Workers Sue Over Pandemic Work Pr...→

Walker, Mia cut ties with Minneapolis police; the Cedar launches new online programming | MinnPost

Walker, Mia cut ties with Minneapolis police; the Cedar launches new online programming | MinnPost

ALSO: Jazz for Justice at Gold Medal Park; Minnesota Opera's next Digital Opera: “The Fix”; Patrick Stewart (streaming) as Macbeth; and more. Read full article: Walker, Mia cut ties with Minneapolis po...→

Amazon Warehouse Employees Sue Over Virus Brought Home From Work

Amazon Warehouse Employees Sue Over Virus Brought Home From Work

A group of Amazon.com Inc. warehouse employees sued the online retail giant, claiming its working conditions put not only them at risk of contracting the coron [...] Read full article: Amazon Warehouse Employees Sue Over Viru...→