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LAPD Cars Damaged During Protests Cost $80,000 Each

LAPD Cars Damaged During Protests Cost $80,000 Each

It wasn't just police cars that were damaged and set on fire during the height of the Black Lives Matter protests -- it was the thousands of dollars of equipme [...] Read full article: LAPD Cars Damaged During Protests Cost $...→

LAPD Cars Damaged During Protests Cost $80,000 Each

LAPD Cars Damaged During Protests Cost $80,000 Each

It wasn't just police cars that were damaged and set on fire during the height of the Black Lives Matter protests -- it was the thousands of dollars of equipme [...] Read full article: LAPD Cars Damaged During Protests Cost $...→

Bill Tops $1 Million to Fix Police Cars Damaged During Civil Unrest

Bill Tops $1 Million to Fix Police Cars Damaged During Civil Unrest

More than 150 patrol cars were damaged during two days of civil unrest in the city of Los Angeles last month and the total cost to taxpayers — over $1 million. [...] Read full article: Bill Tops $1 Million to Fix Police Cars ...→

Boston Police fielded more conduct complaints as protests began

Boston Police fielded more conduct complaints as protests began

The Boston Police Department received at least 30 complaints over conduct in the first days of the recent and ongoing protests, according to data the departmen [...] Read full article: Boston Police fielded more conduct compl...→

Caravans Of Looters Led Police On 4-Night 'Stealing Spree' During George Floyd Protests Across Bay Area

Caravans Of Looters Led Police On 4-Night 'Stealing Spree' During George Floyd Protests Across Bay Area

Bay Area businesses suffered widespread damage during the George Floyd protests but most of the looting happened far away from the marches. Seven different sho [...] Read full article: Caravans Of Looters Led Police On 4-Nigh...→

'Fortnite' Removes Police Cars from Game

'Fortnite' Removes Police Cars from Game

The developers behind the megapopular video game Fortnite have reportedly removed police cars from the game in response to the national debate surrounding law- [...] Read full article: 'Fortnite' Removes Police Cars from Game...→

A Brief History Of Past Protests Against Police Brutality In NYC—And How The NYPD Responded

A Brief History Of Past Protests Against Police Brutality In NYC—And How The NYPD Responded

"“I don’t think in 50 years we had the level of protest we’ve seen in New York City. We certainly have not seen the level of police violence directed at protes [...] Read full article: A Brief History Of Past Protests Against...→

Police protests upend Democratic Senate contest in Kentucky

For months, Charles Booker languished in the shadows, talking about racial and economic justice in a long shot bid to take on Mitch McConnell, the Republican l [...] Read full article: Police protests upend Democratic Senate ...→

U.S. Black Lives Matter protests inspire calls to

U.S. Black Lives Matter protests inspire calls to "defund the police" in the U.K.

"It's really powerful that this discourse has entered the mainstream conversation here in the U.K., and it's inherently connected to the conversations that are [...] Read full article: U.S. Black Lives Matter protests inspire...→

Chicago Protests: Juneteenth Marches, Police Reform Deadlines Missed

Chicago Protests: Juneteenth Marches, Police Reform Deadlines Missed

Juneteenth celebrations and services are expected across Chicago Friday, calling for an end to systemic racism on the annual day commemorating the end of the s [...] Read full article: Chicago Protests: Juneteenth Marches, Po...→

Boston council mulls more police union agreement oversight after protests

Boston council mulls more police union agreement oversight after protests

Boston City Council’s Ways & Means chair says the council should be stronger in “setting minimum expectations” for police contracts as councilors look for more [...] Read full article: Boston council mulls more police union a...→

Protests Continue For 22nd Consecutive Day, Demonstrators Continue To Call For Defunding The Police

Protests Continue For 22nd Consecutive Day, Demonstrators Continue To Call For Defunding The Police

The City Council speaker is proposing a $1 billion cut to the NYPD's spending. The city budget is due in two weeks. Read full article: Protests Continue For 22nd Consecutive D...→

Former Young Lords Reflect on Protests, Racism and Police Violence

Former Young Lords Reflect on Protests, Racism and Police Violence

What began as a gang in the area of Oldtown near the north side of Chicago in 1959 then became a Puerto Rican nationalist party that expanded to New York City [...] Read full article: Former Young Lords Reflect on Protests, ...→

At least 40 lawsuits claim police brutality at George Floyd protests across U.S.

At least 40 lawsuits claim police brutality at George Floyd protests across U.S.

Cities around the country face excessive force lawsuits claiming police tackled, beat and tear-gassed protesters. Read full article: At least 40 lawsuits claim police brutal...→

Detroit Police Department Investigates Officer Conduct During Protests

The Detroit Police Department is investigating several incidents involving its officers during the Detroit protests. Read full article: Detroit Police Department Investigates O...→

NYPD Commissioner Expected To Testify In AG Investigation Into Police Response To Protests

NYPD Commissioner Expected To Testify In AG Investigation Into Police Response To Protests

Attorney General Letitia James heard from 100 witnesses last week, including elected officials and community leaders. Read full article: NYPD Commissioner Expected To Testify In...→

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo on George Floyd's killing, policies during protests and reform for his department

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo on George Floyd's killing, policies during protests and reform for his department

Arradondo tells Lesley Stahl how he's trying to mend the mistrust communities have for his police department, brought to a head after the killing of George Flo [...] Read full article: Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradon...→

Opinion: After George Floyd protests, police chiefs say, “We hear you”

Opinion: After George Floyd protests, police chiefs say, “We hear you”

Leaders of San Jose, San Francisco and Los Angeles departments call for reform, end of racist policing and officers Read full article: Opinion: After George Floyd protests, po...→

Fourth Weekend of Protests Against Police Brutality Planned

Fourth Weekend of Protests Against Police Brutality Planned

Another weekend filled with protest marches and other actions denouncing police brutality is set for various parts of Southern California. Events planned for S [...] Read full article: Fourth Weekend of Protests Against Polic...→

Majority Of Americans Support Police Protests Following George Floyd's Death, Poll Finds

Majority Of Americans Support Police Protests Following George Floyd's Death, Poll Finds

There's been dramatic change in public opinion on race and policing, with more Americans today than five years ago calling police violence a very serious probl [...] Read full article: Majority Of Americans Support Police Pro...→

Teens who vandalized St. Patrick’s Cathedral amid George Floyd protests are arrested, police say

Teens who vandalized St. Patrick’s Cathedral amid George Floyd protests are arrested, police say

New York City police say they have arrested two teenagers caught on video spray painting graffiti on the side of St. Patrick’s Cathedral during recent unrest s [...] Read full article: Teens who vandalized St. Patrick’s Cathe...→

Denver DA’s decision on William DeBose police shooting sparks another wave of protests

Denver DA’s decision on William DeBose police shooting sparks another wave of protests

Several hundred people marched Thursday from the Colorado State Capitol to a city building to voice their frustration over the Denver district attorney’s decis [...] Read full article: Denver DA’s decision on William DeBose p...→

Philadelphia woman charged with torching police cars in George Floyd unrest

Philadelphia woman charged with torching police cars in George Floyd unrest

The Justice Department announced federal arson charges Wednesday against a 33-year-old Philadelphia woman accused of torching a pair of police vehicles during [...] Read full article: Philadelphia woman charged with torching...→

Prosecutors charge police, push reforms amid Floyd protests

Prosecutors charge police, push reforms amid Floyd protests

Prosecutors across the country are defying traditionally cozy relationships with police departments, swiftly charging officers with assault and other crimes in [...] Read full article: Prosecutors charge police, push reforms ...→

Cuomo: Police May Stop Cars with Out-of-State Plates to Enforce Quarantine

Cuomo: Police May Stop Cars with Out-of-State Plates to Enforce Quarantine

Gov. Andrew Cuomo warned Wednesday that some out-of-state travelers to New York might be pulled over by police to enforce a quarantine. Read full article: Cuomo: Police May Stop Cars with Out-of-...→

2 charged with vandalizing police cars in Newark protests

2 charged with vandalizing police cars in Newark protests

Two men have been charged with vandalizing police vehicles during recent protests in Newark. Read full article: 2 charged with vandalizing police cars i...→

Qualified Immunity Protection for Police Emerges as Flash Point Amid Protests

Qualified Immunity Protection for Police Emerges as Flash Point Amid Protests

The Supreme Court developed the doctrine that serves as a shield for officers. A half-century later, it is at the center of the debate over policing. Read full article: Qualified Immunity Protection for Police...→

Fortnite Reportedly Removes Police Cars In New Season

Fortnite Reportedly Removes Police Cars In New Season

The reported move comes as protests against police brutality have erupted across the United States. Read full article: Fortnite Reportedly Removes Police Cars ...→

2 dead, 7 wounded in shooting at North Carolina block party, 5 others hit by cars, police say

2 dead, 7 wounded in shooting at North Carolina block party, 5 others hit by cars, police say

The shooting happened at an “impromptu block party” that was a continuation of Juneteenth celebrations, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Deputy Chief Johnny Jennin [...] Read full article: 2 dead, 7 wounded in shooting at North C...→

Father's Day Protests and Marches Against Racism and Police Brutality

Father's Day Protests and Marches Against Racism and Police Brutality

Protest marches and other actions to call out racism and police brutality have been continue Sunday in various parts of Los Angeles County. This is the fourth [...] Read full article: Father's Day Protests and Marches Agains...→

Several protests against police brutality and to defund law enforcement are sche [...]

Several protests against police brutality and to defund law enforcement are scheduled throughout Los Angeles County Wednesday, including a Black Lives Matter r [...] Read full article: Several protests against police brutalit...→

Protests renew debate about police use of military equipment

Protests renew debate about police use of military equipment

NBC News has found at least 17 instances via social media and news accounts where armored vehicles were deployed in response to George Floyd protests. Read full article: Protests renew debate about police use o...→

Teen raises $160G to help black-owned businesses damaged during Atlanta protests

Teen raises $160G to help black-owned businesses damaged during Atlanta protests

In the aftermath of the violent protests that followed the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis police custody, 17-year-old Atlanta native CJ Pearson wanted to [...] Read full article: Teen raises $160G to help black-owned bu...→

Minneapolis-via-Chicago rapper Longshot takes his protests against police brutality to the mike

Minneapolis-via-Chicago rapper Longshot takes his protests against police brutality to the mike

In a recent interview with Minnesota Public Radio host Andrea Swensson, rapper Chad Heslup (aka Longshot) talked about his history of involvement in protest mo [...] Read full article: Minneapolis-via-Chicago rapper Longshot ...→

Police Brutality Protestors Seek Damages From City Of LA, LAPD For Treatment During Arrests

Police Brutality Protestors Seek Damages From City Of LA, LAPD For Treatment During Arrests

The protestors participated in demonstrations against police brutality from May 30 to June 3, which were sparked by the May 25 deadly arrest of George Floyd in [...] Read full article: Police Brutality Protestors Seek Damages...→

In wake of mass protests, NYC Council approves suite of police reforms

In wake of mass protests, NYC Council approves suite of police reforms

A groundswell of support for altering police practices locally and across the country spurred lawmakers to draft bills aimed at increasing transparency. Read full article: In wake of mass protests, NYC Council ap...→

Chicago Protests: Juneteenth in the City, Calls for New Police Oversight Board

Chicago Protests: Juneteenth in the City, Calls for New Police Oversight Board

Juneteenth celebrations and services are expected across Chicago Friday, prompting discussions from city officials over whether to observe it as an official ho [...] Read full article: Chicago Protests: Juneteenth in the City...→

Bill Tops $1 Million to Fix Police Cars Damaged During Civil Unrest

Bill Tops $1 Million to Fix Police Cars Damaged During Civil Unrest

More than 150 patrol cars were damaged during two days of civil unrest in the city of Los Angeles last month and the total cost to taxpayers — over $1 million. [...] Read full article: Bill Tops $1 Million to Fix Police Cars ...→

Cuomo: Police May Stop Cars with Out-of-State Plates to Enforce Quarantine

Cuomo: Police May Stop Cars with Out-of-State Plates to Enforce Quarantine

Gov. Andrew Cuomo warned Wednesday that some out-of-state travelers to New York might be pulled over by police to enforce a quarantine. Read full article: Cuomo: Police May Stop Cars with Out-of-...→

Boston Police fielded more conduct complaints as protests began

Boston Police fielded more conduct complaints as protests began

The Boston Police Department received at least 30 complaints over conduct in the first days of the recent and ongoing protests, according to data the departmen [...] Read full article: Boston Police fielded more conduct compl...→

Qualified Immunity Protection for Police Emerges as Flash Point Amid Protests

Qualified Immunity Protection for Police Emerges as Flash Point Amid Protests

The Supreme Court developed the doctrine that serves as a shield for officers. A half-century later, it is at the center of the debate over policing. Read full article: Qualified Immunity Protection for Police...→

Detroit Police Department Investigates Officer Conduct During Protests

The Detroit Police Department is investigating several incidents involving its officers during the Detroit protests. Read full article: Detroit Police Department Investigates O...→

'Fortnite' Removes Police Cars from Game

'Fortnite' Removes Police Cars from Game

The developers behind the megapopular video game Fortnite have reportedly removed police cars from the game in response to the national debate surrounding law- [...] Read full article: 'Fortnite' Removes Police Cars from Game...→

Fortnite Reportedly Removes Police Cars In New Season

Fortnite Reportedly Removes Police Cars In New Season

The reported move comes as protests against police brutality have erupted across the United States. Read full article: Fortnite Reportedly Removes Police Cars ...→

NYPD Commissioner Expected To Testify In AG Investigation Into Police Response To Protests

NYPD Commissioner Expected To Testify In AG Investigation Into Police Response To Protests

Attorney General Letitia James heard from 100 witnesses last week, including elected officials and community leaders. Read full article: NYPD Commissioner Expected To Testify In...→

Father's Day Protests and Marches Against Racism and Police Brutality

Father's Day Protests and Marches Against Racism and Police Brutality

Protest marches and other actions to call out racism and police brutality have been continue Sunday in various parts of Los Angeles County. This is the fourth [...] Read full article: Father's Day Protests and Marches Agains...→

Opinion: After George Floyd protests, police chiefs say, “We hear you”

Opinion: After George Floyd protests, police chiefs say, “We hear you”

Leaders of San Jose, San Francisco and Los Angeles departments call for reform, end of racist policing and officers Read full article: Opinion: After George Floyd protests, po...→

Police protests upend Democratic Senate contest in Kentucky

For months, Charles Booker languished in the shadows, talking about racial and economic justice in a long shot bid to take on Mitch McConnell, the Republican l [...] Read full article: Police protests upend Democratic Senate ...→

Protests renew debate about police use of military equipment

Protests renew debate about police use of military equipment

NBC News has found at least 17 instances via social media and news accounts where armored vehicles were deployed in response to George Floyd protests. Read full article: Protests renew debate about police use o...→

U.S. Black Lives Matter protests inspire calls to

U.S. Black Lives Matter protests inspire calls to "defund the police" in the U.K.

"It's really powerful that this discourse has entered the mainstream conversation here in the U.K., and it's inherently connected to the conversations that are [...] Read full article: U.S. Black Lives Matter protests inspire...→

Minneapolis-via-Chicago rapper Longshot takes his protests against police brutality to the mike

Minneapolis-via-Chicago rapper Longshot takes his protests against police brutality to the mike

In a recent interview with Minnesota Public Radio host Andrea Swensson, rapper Chad Heslup (aka Longshot) talked about his history of involvement in protest mo [...] Read full article: Minneapolis-via-Chicago rapper Longshot ...→

Teens who vandalized St. Patrick’s Cathedral amid George Floyd protests are arrested, police say

Teens who vandalized St. Patrick’s Cathedral amid George Floyd protests are arrested, police say

New York City police say they have arrested two teenagers caught on video spray painting graffiti on the side of St. Patrick’s Cathedral during recent unrest s [...] Read full article: Teens who vandalized St. Patrick’s Cathe...→

Boston council mulls more police union agreement oversight after protests

Boston council mulls more police union agreement oversight after protests

Boston City Council’s Ways & Means chair says the council should be stronger in “setting minimum expectations” for police contracts as councilors look for more [...] Read full article: Boston council mulls more police union a...→

In wake of mass protests, NYC Council approves suite of police reforms

In wake of mass protests, NYC Council approves suite of police reforms

A groundswell of support for altering police practices locally and across the country spurred lawmakers to draft bills aimed at increasing transparency. Read full article: In wake of mass protests, NYC Council ap...→

Philadelphia woman charged with torching police cars in George Floyd unrest

Philadelphia woman charged with torching police cars in George Floyd unrest

The Justice Department announced federal arson charges Wednesday against a 33-year-old Philadelphia woman accused of torching a pair of police vehicles during [...] Read full article: Philadelphia woman charged with torching...→

Chicago Protests: Juneteenth in the City, Calls for New Police Oversight Board

Chicago Protests: Juneteenth in the City, Calls for New Police Oversight Board

Juneteenth celebrations and services are expected across Chicago Friday, prompting discussions from city officials over whether to observe it as an official ho [...] Read full article: Chicago Protests: Juneteenth in the City...→

Former Young Lords Reflect on Protests, Racism and Police Violence

Former Young Lords Reflect on Protests, Racism and Police Violence

What began as a gang in the area of Oldtown near the north side of Chicago in 1959 then became a Puerto Rican nationalist party that expanded to New York City [...] Read full article: Former Young Lords Reflect on Protests, ...→

2 charged with vandalizing police cars in Newark protests

2 charged with vandalizing police cars in Newark protests

Two men have been charged with vandalizing police vehicles during recent protests in Newark. Read full article: 2 charged with vandalizing police cars i...→

At least 40 lawsuits claim police brutality at George Floyd protests across U.S.

At least 40 lawsuits claim police brutality at George Floyd protests across U.S.

Cities around the country face excessive force lawsuits claiming police tackled, beat and tear-gassed protesters. Read full article: At least 40 lawsuits claim police brutal...→

Caravans Of Looters Led Police On 4-Night 'Stealing Spree' During George Floyd Protests Across Bay Area

Caravans Of Looters Led Police On 4-Night 'Stealing Spree' During George Floyd Protests Across Bay Area

Bay Area businesses suffered widespread damage during the George Floyd protests but most of the looting happened far away from the marches. Seven different sho [...] Read full article: Caravans Of Looters Led Police On 4-Nigh...→

A Brief History Of Past Protests Against Police Brutality In NYC—And How The NYPD Responded

A Brief History Of Past Protests Against Police Brutality In NYC—And How The NYPD Responded

"“I don’t think in 50 years we had the level of protest we’ve seen in New York City. We certainly have not seen the level of police violence directed at protes [...] Read full article: A Brief History Of Past Protests Against...→

2 dead, 7 wounded in shooting at North Carolina block party, 5 others hit by cars, police say

2 dead, 7 wounded in shooting at North Carolina block party, 5 others hit by cars, police say

The shooting happened at an “impromptu block party” that was a continuation of Juneteenth celebrations, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Deputy Chief Johnny Jennin [...] Read full article: 2 dead, 7 wounded in shooting at North C...→

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo on George Floyd's killing, policies during protests and reform for his department

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo on George Floyd's killing, policies during protests and reform for his department

Arradondo tells Lesley Stahl how he's trying to mend the mistrust communities have for his police department, brought to a head after the killing of George Flo [...] Read full article: Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradon...→

Several protests against police brutality and to defund law enforcement are sche [...]

Several protests against police brutality and to defund law enforcement are scheduled throughout Los Angeles County Wednesday, including a Black Lives Matter r [...] Read full article: Several protests against police brutalit...→

Fourth Weekend of Protests Against Police Brutality Planned

Fourth Weekend of Protests Against Police Brutality Planned

Another weekend filled with protest marches and other actions denouncing police brutality is set for various parts of Southern California. Events planned for S [...] Read full article: Fourth Weekend of Protests Against Polic...→

Teen raises $160G to help black-owned businesses damaged during Atlanta protests

Teen raises $160G to help black-owned businesses damaged during Atlanta protests

In the aftermath of the violent protests that followed the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis police custody, 17-year-old Atlanta native CJ Pearson wanted to [...] Read full article: Teen raises $160G to help black-owned bu...→

Majority Of Americans Support Police Protests Following George Floyd's Death, Poll Finds

Majority Of Americans Support Police Protests Following George Floyd's Death, Poll Finds

There's been dramatic change in public opinion on race and policing, with more Americans today than five years ago calling police violence a very serious probl [...] Read full article: Majority Of Americans Support Police Pro...→

Chicago Protests: Juneteenth Marches, Police Reform Deadlines Missed

Chicago Protests: Juneteenth Marches, Police Reform Deadlines Missed

Juneteenth celebrations and services are expected across Chicago Friday, calling for an end to systemic racism on the annual day commemorating the end of the s [...] Read full article: Chicago Protests: Juneteenth Marches, Po...→

Police Brutality Protestors Seek Damages From City Of LA, LAPD For Treatment During Arrests

Police Brutality Protestors Seek Damages From City Of LA, LAPD For Treatment During Arrests

The protestors participated in demonstrations against police brutality from May 30 to June 3, which were sparked by the May 25 deadly arrest of George Floyd in [...] Read full article: Police Brutality Protestors Seek Damages...→

Denver DA’s decision on William DeBose police shooting sparks another wave of protests

Denver DA’s decision on William DeBose police shooting sparks another wave of protests

Several hundred people marched Thursday from the Colorado State Capitol to a city building to voice their frustration over the Denver district attorney’s decis [...] Read full article: Denver DA’s decision on William DeBose p...→

Protests Continue For 22nd Consecutive Day, Demonstrators Continue To Call For Defunding The Police

Protests Continue For 22nd Consecutive Day, Demonstrators Continue To Call For Defunding The Police

The City Council speaker is proposing a $1 billion cut to the NYPD's spending. The city budget is due in two weeks. Read full article: Protests Continue For 22nd Consecutive D...→

Prosecutors charge police, push reforms amid Floyd protests

Prosecutors charge police, push reforms amid Floyd protests

Prosecutors across the country are defying traditionally cozy relationships with police departments, swiftly charging officers with assault and other crimes in [...] Read full article: Prosecutors charge police, push reforms ...→

Bill Tops $1 Million to Fix Police Cars Damaged During Civil Unrest

Bill Tops $1 Million to Fix Police Cars Damaged During Civil Unrest

More than 150 patrol cars were damaged during two days of civil unrest in the city of Los Angeles last month and the total cost to taxpayers — over $1 million. [...] Read full article: Bill Tops $1 Million to Fix Police Cars ...→

Former Young Lords Reflect on Protests, Racism and Police Violence

Former Young Lords Reflect on Protests, Racism and Police Violence

What began as a gang in the area of Oldtown near the north side of Chicago in 1959 then became a Puerto Rican nationalist party that expanded to New York City [...] Read full article: Former Young Lords Reflect on Protests, ...→

Cuomo: Police May Stop Cars with Out-of-State Plates to Enforce Quarantine

Cuomo: Police May Stop Cars with Out-of-State Plates to Enforce Quarantine

Gov. Andrew Cuomo warned Wednesday that some out-of-state travelers to New York might be pulled over by police to enforce a quarantine. Read full article: Cuomo: Police May Stop Cars with Out-of-...→

2 charged with vandalizing police cars in Newark protests

2 charged with vandalizing police cars in Newark protests

Two men have been charged with vandalizing police vehicles during recent protests in Newark. Read full article: 2 charged with vandalizing police cars i...→

Boston Police fielded more conduct complaints as protests began

Boston Police fielded more conduct complaints as protests began

The Boston Police Department received at least 30 complaints over conduct in the first days of the recent and ongoing protests, according to data the departmen [...] Read full article: Boston Police fielded more conduct compl...→

At least 40 lawsuits claim police brutality at George Floyd protests across U.S.

At least 40 lawsuits claim police brutality at George Floyd protests across U.S.

Cities around the country face excessive force lawsuits claiming police tackled, beat and tear-gassed protesters. Read full article: At least 40 lawsuits claim police brutal...→

Qualified Immunity Protection for Police Emerges as Flash Point Amid Protests

Qualified Immunity Protection for Police Emerges as Flash Point Amid Protests

The Supreme Court developed the doctrine that serves as a shield for officers. A half-century later, it is at the center of the debate over policing. Read full article: Qualified Immunity Protection for Police...→

Caravans Of Looters Led Police On 4-Night 'Stealing Spree' During George Floyd Protests Across Bay Area

Caravans Of Looters Led Police On 4-Night 'Stealing Spree' During George Floyd Protests Across Bay Area

Bay Area businesses suffered widespread damage during the George Floyd protests but most of the looting happened far away from the marches. Seven different sho [...] Read full article: Caravans Of Looters Led Police On 4-Nigh...→

Detroit Police Department Investigates Officer Conduct During Protests

The Detroit Police Department is investigating several incidents involving its officers during the Detroit protests. Read full article: Detroit Police Department Investigates O...→

'Fortnite' Removes Police Cars from Game

'Fortnite' Removes Police Cars from Game

The developers behind the megapopular video game Fortnite have reportedly removed police cars from the game in response to the national debate surrounding law- [...] Read full article: 'Fortnite' Removes Police Cars from Game...→

Fortnite Reportedly Removes Police Cars In New Season

Fortnite Reportedly Removes Police Cars In New Season

The reported move comes as protests against police brutality have erupted across the United States. Read full article: Fortnite Reportedly Removes Police Cars ...→

A Brief History Of Past Protests Against Police Brutality In NYC—And How The NYPD Responded

A Brief History Of Past Protests Against Police Brutality In NYC—And How The NYPD Responded

"“I don’t think in 50 years we had the level of protest we’ve seen in New York City. We certainly have not seen the level of police violence directed at protes [...] Read full article: A Brief History Of Past Protests Against...→

NYPD Commissioner Expected To Testify In AG Investigation Into Police Response To Protests

NYPD Commissioner Expected To Testify In AG Investigation Into Police Response To Protests

Attorney General Letitia James heard from 100 witnesses last week, including elected officials and community leaders. Read full article: NYPD Commissioner Expected To Testify In...→

2 dead, 7 wounded in shooting at North Carolina block party, 5 others hit by cars, police say

2 dead, 7 wounded in shooting at North Carolina block party, 5 others hit by cars, police say

The shooting happened at an “impromptu block party” that was a continuation of Juneteenth celebrations, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Deputy Chief Johnny Jennin [...] Read full article: 2 dead, 7 wounded in shooting at North C...→

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo on George Floyd's killing, policies during protests and reform for his department

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo on George Floyd's killing, policies during protests and reform for his department

Arradondo tells Lesley Stahl how he's trying to mend the mistrust communities have for his police department, brought to a head after the killing of George Flo [...] Read full article: Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradon...→

Father's Day Protests and Marches Against Racism and Police Brutality

Father's Day Protests and Marches Against Racism and Police Brutality

Protest marches and other actions to call out racism and police brutality have been continue Sunday in various parts of Los Angeles County. This is the fourth [...] Read full article: Father's Day Protests and Marches Agains...→

Opinion: After George Floyd protests, police chiefs say, “We hear you”

Opinion: After George Floyd protests, police chiefs say, “We hear you”

Leaders of San Jose, San Francisco and Los Angeles departments call for reform, end of racist policing and officers Read full article: Opinion: After George Floyd protests, po...→

Several protests against police brutality and to defund law enforcement are sche [...]

Several protests against police brutality and to defund law enforcement are scheduled throughout Los Angeles County Wednesday, including a Black Lives Matter r [...] Read full article: Several protests against police brutalit...→

Police protests upend Democratic Senate contest in Kentucky

For months, Charles Booker languished in the shadows, talking about racial and economic justice in a long shot bid to take on Mitch McConnell, the Republican l [...] Read full article: Police protests upend Democratic Senate ...→

Fourth Weekend of Protests Against Police Brutality Planned

Fourth Weekend of Protests Against Police Brutality Planned

Another weekend filled with protest marches and other actions denouncing police brutality is set for various parts of Southern California. Events planned for S [...] Read full article: Fourth Weekend of Protests Against Polic...→

Protests renew debate about police use of military equipment

Protests renew debate about police use of military equipment

NBC News has found at least 17 instances via social media and news accounts where armored vehicles were deployed in response to George Floyd protests. Read full article: Protests renew debate about police use o...→

Teen raises $160G to help black-owned businesses damaged during Atlanta protests

Teen raises $160G to help black-owned businesses damaged during Atlanta protests

In the aftermath of the violent protests that followed the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis police custody, 17-year-old Atlanta native CJ Pearson wanted to [...] Read full article: Teen raises $160G to help black-owned bu...→

U.S. Black Lives Matter protests inspire calls to

U.S. Black Lives Matter protests inspire calls to "defund the police" in the U.K.

"It's really powerful that this discourse has entered the mainstream conversation here in the U.K., and it's inherently connected to the conversations that are [...] Read full article: U.S. Black Lives Matter protests inspire...→

Majority Of Americans Support Police Protests Following George Floyd's Death, Poll Finds

Majority Of Americans Support Police Protests Following George Floyd's Death, Poll Finds

There's been dramatic change in public opinion on race and policing, with more Americans today than five years ago calling police violence a very serious probl [...] Read full article: Majority Of Americans Support Police Pro...→

Minneapolis-via-Chicago rapper Longshot takes his protests against police brutality to the mike

Minneapolis-via-Chicago rapper Longshot takes his protests against police brutality to the mike

In a recent interview with Minnesota Public Radio host Andrea Swensson, rapper Chad Heslup (aka Longshot) talked about his history of involvement in protest mo [...] Read full article: Minneapolis-via-Chicago rapper Longshot ...→

Chicago Protests: Juneteenth Marches, Police Reform Deadlines Missed

Chicago Protests: Juneteenth Marches, Police Reform Deadlines Missed

Juneteenth celebrations and services are expected across Chicago Friday, calling for an end to systemic racism on the annual day commemorating the end of the s [...] Read full article: Chicago Protests: Juneteenth Marches, Po...→

Teens who vandalized St. Patrick’s Cathedral amid George Floyd protests are arrested, police say

Teens who vandalized St. Patrick’s Cathedral amid George Floyd protests are arrested, police say

New York City police say they have arrested two teenagers caught on video spray painting graffiti on the side of St. Patrick’s Cathedral during recent unrest s [...] Read full article: Teens who vandalized St. Patrick’s Cathe...→

Police Brutality Protestors Seek Damages From City Of LA, LAPD For Treatment During Arrests

Police Brutality Protestors Seek Damages From City Of LA, LAPD For Treatment During Arrests

The protestors participated in demonstrations against police brutality from May 30 to June 3, which were sparked by the May 25 deadly arrest of George Floyd in [...] Read full article: Police Brutality Protestors Seek Damages...→

Boston council mulls more police union agreement oversight after protests

Boston council mulls more police union agreement oversight after protests

Boston City Council’s Ways & Means chair says the council should be stronger in “setting minimum expectations” for police contracts as councilors look for more [...] Read full article: Boston council mulls more police union a...→

Denver DA’s decision on William DeBose police shooting sparks another wave of protests

Denver DA’s decision on William DeBose police shooting sparks another wave of protests

Several hundred people marched Thursday from the Colorado State Capitol to a city building to voice their frustration over the Denver district attorney’s decis [...] Read full article: Denver DA’s decision on William DeBose p...→

In wake of mass protests, NYC Council approves suite of police reforms

In wake of mass protests, NYC Council approves suite of police reforms

A groundswell of support for altering police practices locally and across the country spurred lawmakers to draft bills aimed at increasing transparency. Read full article: In wake of mass protests, NYC Council ap...→

Protests Continue For 22nd Consecutive Day, Demonstrators Continue To Call For Defunding The Police

Protests Continue For 22nd Consecutive Day, Demonstrators Continue To Call For Defunding The Police

The City Council speaker is proposing a $1 billion cut to the NYPD's spending. The city budget is due in two weeks. Read full article: Protests Continue For 22nd Consecutive D...→

Philadelphia woman charged with torching police cars in George Floyd unrest

Philadelphia woman charged with torching police cars in George Floyd unrest

The Justice Department announced federal arson charges Wednesday against a 33-year-old Philadelphia woman accused of torching a pair of police vehicles during [...] Read full article: Philadelphia woman charged with torching...→

Prosecutors charge police, push reforms amid Floyd protests

Prosecutors charge police, push reforms amid Floyd protests

Prosecutors across the country are defying traditionally cozy relationships with police departments, swiftly charging officers with assault and other crimes in [...] Read full article: Prosecutors charge police, push reforms ...→

Chicago Protests: Juneteenth in the City, Calls for New Police Oversight Board

Chicago Protests: Juneteenth in the City, Calls for New Police Oversight Board

Juneteenth celebrations and services are expected across Chicago Friday, prompting discussions from city officials over whether to observe it as an official ho [...] Read full article: Chicago Protests: Juneteenth in the City...→