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Three white men have been indicted on murder charges in the killing of Ahmaud Ar [...]

Three white men have been indicted on murder charges in the killing of Ahmaud Arbery, a Black man fatally shot while running in a suburban neighborhood near Ge [...] Read full article: Three white men have been indicted on mu...→

On Minneapolis' North Side, residents question calls to defund police: 'Is it going to turn into World War III?'

On Minneapolis' North Side, residents question calls to defund police: 'Is it going to turn into World War III?'

“Defund the police” has become a rallying cry for nationwide protests against police brutality in the wake of George Floyd’s death. But many Minneapolis reside [...] Read full article: On Minneapolis' North Side, residents qu...→

Ministers, Activists Want Mayor Lori Lightfoot To Ban Former CPD Officer Robert Rialmo From Future City Employment

Ministers, Activists Want Mayor Lori Lightfoot To Ban Former CPD Officer Robert Rialmo From Future City Employment

The Chicago Police Board voted unanimously last fall to fire Rialmo, nearly four years after he shot and killed 19-year-old Quintonio LeGrier and an innocent b [...] Read full article: Ministers, Activists Want Mayor Lori Lig...→

Minneapolis police union says it’s been ‘scapegoated’ after George Floyd death

Minneapolis police union says it’s been ‘scapegoated’ after George Floyd death

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Leaders of the Minneapolis police union acknowledged Tuesday that bystander video of the police encounter with George Floyd was “horrific” b [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police union says it’s been ...→

DA: No charges in death of mentally ill man who died in custody, chained to door

DA: No charges in death of mentally ill man who died in custody, chained to door

Alameda County District Attorney cleared any law enforcement of potential criminal charges in the death of Christian Madrigal, who was found unresponsive after [...] Read full article: DA: No charges in death of mentally ill ...→

Minneapolis police chief calls recent spate of gun violence ‘public health crisis’ | MinnPost

Plus: online video shows ex-Minneapolis officer charged in George Floyd’s death confronted at a grocery store; four die in wrong way crash on I-35W; Twins' Nel [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief calls recent sp...→

Gandhi statue is safe, UK mayor says amid mounting calls for its removal

Gandhi statue is safe, UK mayor says amid mounting calls for its removal

Mahatma Gandhi is the latest historical figure to fall under scrutiny from protesters looking to tear down monuments to racist leaders. Read full article: Gandhi statue is safe, UK mayor says ami...→

Video: Interim Atlanta police chief addresses officer sickout in wake of Rayshard Brooks charges - Atlanta INtown Paper

Video: Interim Atlanta police chief addresses officer sickout in wake of Rayshard Brooks charges - Atlanta INtown Paper

Interim Atlanta Police Chief Rodney Bryant held a press conference on June 20 to address concerns about an officer sickout – or “blue flu – in protest of the c [...] Read full article: Video: Interim Atlanta police chief addr...→

Second ex-officer charged in death of George Floyd released from jail | MinnPost

Plus: Minnesota celebrates Juneteenth; black bear wanders into St. Paul's Union Depot; Minnesotans going fishing in record numbers; and more. Read full article: Second ex-officer charged in death of Ge...→

Kueng, Officer Involved In George Floyd's Death, Released From Jail

Kueng, Officer Involved In George Floyd's Death, Released From Jail

J. Alexander Kueng, one of the four former Minneapolis police officers involved in the death of George Floyd, has been released from Hennepin County Jail Frida [...] Read full article: Kueng, Officer Involved In George Floyd'...→

Atlanta cop calls shooting death of Rayshard Brooks a ‘tragedy,' looks forward to clearing name

Atlanta cop calls shooting death of Rayshard Brooks a ‘tragedy,' looks forward to clearing name

Devin Brosnan, one of the Atlanta police officers charged in connection with the death of Rayshard Brooks, called the incident a "tragic event" — but added tha [...] Read full article: Atlanta cop calls shooting death of Rays...→

Minnesota mayor calls for city to remove ‘chief’ from city job titles because it’s 'offensive'

Minnesota mayor calls for city to remove ‘chief’ from city job titles because it’s 'offensive'

The mayor of Duluth, Minn. is pushing city council members to remove the word “chief” from job titles, saying the term is offensive to Native Americans. Read full article: Minnesota mayor calls for city to remove...→

No charges for Denver police officer who fatally shot William DeBose

No charges for Denver police officer who fatally shot William DeBose

The Denver police officer who shot and killed 21-year-old William DeBose outside a library will not face criminal charges, the Denver District Attorney’s Offic [...] Read full article: No charges for Denver police officer who...→

WATCH: Black Police Officer Lectures White Protester About Racism

WATCH: Black Police Officer Lectures White Protester About Racism

A black police officer lectured a white Black Lives Matter protester as she attempted to accuse one of his white colleagues of racism. Read full article: WATCH: Black Police Officer Lectures Whi...→

Shaun King’s calls to remove white Jesus statues led to death threats

Shaun King’s calls to remove white Jesus statues led to death threats

“If your religion requires Jesus to be a blonde haired blue eyed Jesus, then your religion is not Christianity, but white supremacy,” King tweeted.  Read full article: Shaun King’s calls to remove white Jesus...→

New Law Reveals Complaint History for NYPD Officer Fired for Eric Garner's Chokehold Death

New Law Reveals Complaint History for NYPD Officer Fired for Eric Garner's Chokehold Death

Records show former Officer Daniel Pantaleo was the subject of seven misconduct complaints prior to Garner’s death, including a stop-and-frisk incident in 2012 [...] Read full article: New Law Reveals Complaint History for NY...→

LA County Public Health Officer Tells of Repeated Death Threats Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Los Angeles County's top public health official said Monday her life has been threatened repeatedly but promised to continue to "follow the science." Read full article: LA County Public Health Officer Tells of...→

Jail Only Allowed White Staff to Guard Ex-Officer Charged With Killing George Floyd

Jail Only Allowed White Staff to Guard Ex-Officer Charged With Killing George Floyd

Eight correctional officers said people of color who work in the jail were initially moved away from Derek Chauvin, the officer accused of killing George Floyd [...] Read full article: Jail Only Allowed White Staff to Guard E...→

Officials: New Jersey Human Services Police Department Officer Killed In Crash On White Horse Pike

Officials: New Jersey Human Services Police Department Officer Killed In Crash On White Horse Pike

An investigation is underway after an officer with the New Jersey Human Services Police Department was killed in a crash in Mays Landing. Read full article: Officials: New Jersey Human Services Pol...→

Officer in George Floyd death released on $750,000 bail

Officer in George Floyd death released on $750,000 bail

J. Kueng, 26, posted bail of $750,000 and was released from the Hennepin County Jail, with conditions, about 7:30 p.m. Friday. Read full article: Officer in George Floyd death released o...→

Kansas City officer faces charges in fatal shooting of black man

Kansas City officer faces charges in fatal shooting of black man

A Kansas City police officer who said he shot and killed a man who pointed a gun at another officer has been indicted on a manslaughter charge. Read full article: Kansas City officer faces charges in fat...→

Cop Devin Brosnan calls shooting death of Rayshard Brooks a ‘total tragedy’

Cop Devin Brosnan calls shooting death of Rayshard Brooks a ‘total tragedy’

Atlanta cop Devin Brosnan, who is charged with aggravated assault in the deadly shooting of Rayshard Brooks, described the encounter as a “tragic event” and sa [...] Read full article: Cop Devin Brosnan calls shooting death o...→

Former Atlanta officer and current officer charged in Rayshard Brooks' death both surrender to authorities

Former Atlanta officer and current officer charged in Rayshard Brooks' death both surrender to authorities

Former Atlanta Police Officer Garrett Rolfe and Officer Devin Brosnan both surrendered themselves to law enforcement on Thursday, one day after charges were fi [...] Read full article: Former Atlanta officer and current offic...→

Ben Shapiro calls for firing of DA who filed 'bull crap' murder charges against Atlanta officer: 'Fully insane'

Ben Shapiro calls for firing of DA who filed 'bull crap' murder charges against Atlanta officer: 'Fully insane'

The Fulton County, Ga. district attorney's decision to bring a murder charge against one of the police officers involved in the shooting of 27-year-old Rayshar [...] Read full article: Ben Shapiro calls for firing of DA who f...→

Mayor, SDPD to Announce Police Policies on Officer Use of Force

Mayor, SDPD to Announce Police Policies on Officer Use of Force

Mayor Kevin Faulconer will be joined by San Diego Police Chief, David Nisleit, and other community members to discuss the implementation of de-escalation and d [...] Read full article: Mayor, SDPD to Announce Police Policies ...→

DC reverend prays with officer during protest "standoff" near White House

The two also agreed that departments need to pay more attention to officers' mental health, as they have to be exposed to difficult scenes. Read full article: DC reverend prays with officer during pr...→

Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s death was ‘murder’

Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s death was ‘murder’

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis’ police chief says the death of George Floyd was “murder” and that the officer who pressed his knee into Floyd’s neck knew what [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s de...→

Minority corrections officers say they were barred from guarding former Minneapolis officer Derek Chauvin

Minority corrections officers say they were barred from guarding former Minneapolis officer Derek Chauvin

Eight minority corrections officers at the jail holding a former Minneapolis officer charged in George Floyd's death say they were barred from guarding him. Read full article: Minority corrections officers say they w...→

Man pleads not guilty to federal charges in trooper's death

Man pleads not guilty to federal charges in trooper's death

A 46-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to eight federal charges stemming from the 2019 shooting death of an Illinois state trooper Read full article: Man pleads not guilty to federal charges...→

Man’s 2017 in-custody death renews calls for Riverside County Sheriff’s oversight

Man’s 2017 in-custody death renews calls for Riverside County Sheriff’s oversight

The department settled a wrongful death lawsuit for $975,000 with the family of Cathedral City resident Phillip Garcia Read full article: Man’s 2017 in-custody death renews calls...→

J. Alexander Kueng, Minneapolis cop charged in George Floyd’s death, freed on bail

J. Alexander Kueng, Minneapolis cop charged in George Floyd’s death, freed on bail

J. Alexander Kueng, 26, was freed from the Hennepin County Jail shortly before 7:30 p.m. Friday after meeting his bail set at $750,000, according to the Minnea [...] Read full article: J. Alexander Kueng, Minneapolis cop char...→

Louisville police officer involved in Breonna Taylor shooting to be fired, mayor says

Louisville police officer involved in Breonna Taylor shooting to be fired, mayor says

One of the three Louisville police officers involved in the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor will be fired, the city’s mayor announced Friday.  Read full article: Louisville police officer involved in Br...→

Charges dropped against man who said officer punched him while he was handcuffed

Charges dropped against man who said officer punched him while he was handcuffed

Video appears to show a Chicago police officer punching 28-year-old Sterlin Boston multiple times in the head while he was handcuffed. Read full article: Charges dropped against man who said off...→

Chick-fil-A CEO Calls for White Christians to Repent for Racism

Chick-fil-A CEO Calls for White Christians to Repent for Racism

Chick-fil-A CEO Dan Cathy called for white Christians to repent for racism after his company suffered vandalism in its restaurants this week. Read full article: Chick-fil-A CEO Calls for White Christia...→

Ben Shapiro calls for firing of DA who brought 'fully insane' murder charge against ex-Atlanta officer

Ben Shapiro calls for firing of DA who brought 'fully insane' murder charge against ex-Atlanta officer

Ben Shapiro asserted Thursday that Fulton County, Ga. District Attorney Paul Howard's decision to bring a felony murder charge against one of the police office [...] Read full article: Ben Shapiro calls for firing of DA who b...→

Three white men have been indicted on murder charges in the killing of Ahmaud Ar [...]

Three white men have been indicted on murder charges in the killing of Ahmaud Arbery, a Black man fatally shot while running in a suburban neighborhood near Ge [...] Read full article: Three white men have been indicted on mu...→

Mayor, SDPD to Announce Police Policies on Officer Use of Force

Mayor, SDPD to Announce Police Policies on Officer Use of Force

Mayor Kevin Faulconer will be joined by San Diego Police Chief, David Nisleit, and other community members to discuss the implementation of de-escalation and d [...] Read full article: Mayor, SDPD to Announce Police Policies ...→

WATCH: Black Police Officer Lectures White Protester About Racism

WATCH: Black Police Officer Lectures White Protester About Racism

A black police officer lectured a white Black Lives Matter protester as she attempted to accuse one of his white colleagues of racism. Read full article: WATCH: Black Police Officer Lectures Whi...→

Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s death was ‘murder’

Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s death was ‘murder’

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis’ police chief says the death of George Floyd was “murder” and that the officer who pressed his knee into Floyd’s neck knew what [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s de...→

Shaun King’s calls to remove white Jesus statues led to death threats

Shaun King’s calls to remove white Jesus statues led to death threats

“If your religion requires Jesus to be a blonde haired blue eyed Jesus, then your religion is not Christianity, but white supremacy,” King tweeted.  Read full article: Shaun King’s calls to remove white Jesus...→

Minneapolis police union says it’s been ‘scapegoated’ after George Floyd death

Minneapolis police union says it’s been ‘scapegoated’ after George Floyd death

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Leaders of the Minneapolis police union acknowledged Tuesday that bystander video of the police encounter with George Floyd was “horrific” b [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police union says it’s been ...→

LA County Public Health Officer Tells of Repeated Death Threats Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Los Angeles County's top public health official said Monday her life has been threatened repeatedly but promised to continue to "follow the science." Read full article: LA County Public Health Officer Tells of...→

Minneapolis police chief calls recent spate of gun violence ‘public health crisis’ | MinnPost

Plus: online video shows ex-Minneapolis officer charged in George Floyd’s death confronted at a grocery store; four die in wrong way crash on I-35W; Twins' Nel [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief calls recent sp...→

Minority corrections officers say they were barred from guarding former Minneapolis officer Derek Chauvin

Minority corrections officers say they were barred from guarding former Minneapolis officer Derek Chauvin

Eight minority corrections officers at the jail holding a former Minneapolis officer charged in George Floyd's death say they were barred from guarding him. Read full article: Minority corrections officers say they w...→

Officials: New Jersey Human Services Police Department Officer Killed In Crash On White Horse Pike

Officials: New Jersey Human Services Police Department Officer Killed In Crash On White Horse Pike

An investigation is underway after an officer with the New Jersey Human Services Police Department was killed in a crash in Mays Landing. Read full article: Officials: New Jersey Human Services Pol...→

Video: Interim Atlanta police chief addresses officer sickout in wake of Rayshard Brooks charges - Atlanta INtown Paper

Video: Interim Atlanta police chief addresses officer sickout in wake of Rayshard Brooks charges - Atlanta INtown Paper

Interim Atlanta Police Chief Rodney Bryant held a press conference on June 20 to address concerns about an officer sickout – or “blue flu – in protest of the c [...] Read full article: Video: Interim Atlanta police chief addr...→

Second ex-officer charged in death of George Floyd released from jail | MinnPost

Plus: Minnesota celebrates Juneteenth; black bear wanders into St. Paul's Union Depot; Minnesotans going fishing in record numbers; and more. Read full article: Second ex-officer charged in death of Ge...→

J. Alexander Kueng, Minneapolis cop charged in George Floyd’s death, freed on bail

J. Alexander Kueng, Minneapolis cop charged in George Floyd’s death, freed on bail

J. Alexander Kueng, 26, was freed from the Hennepin County Jail shortly before 7:30 p.m. Friday after meeting his bail set at $750,000, according to the Minnea [...] Read full article: J. Alexander Kueng, Minneapolis cop char...→

Charges dropped against man who said officer punched him while he was handcuffed

Charges dropped against man who said officer punched him while he was handcuffed

Video appears to show a Chicago police officer punching 28-year-old Sterlin Boston multiple times in the head while he was handcuffed. Read full article: Charges dropped against man who said off...→

Cop Devin Brosnan calls shooting death of Rayshard Brooks a ‘total tragedy’

Cop Devin Brosnan calls shooting death of Rayshard Brooks a ‘total tragedy’

Atlanta cop Devin Brosnan, who is charged with aggravated assault in the deadly shooting of Rayshard Brooks, described the encounter as a “tragic event” and sa [...] Read full article: Cop Devin Brosnan calls shooting death o...→

Minnesota mayor calls for city to remove ‘chief’ from city job titles because it’s 'offensive'

Minnesota mayor calls for city to remove ‘chief’ from city job titles because it’s 'offensive'

The mayor of Duluth, Minn. is pushing city council members to remove the word “chief” from job titles, saying the term is offensive to Native Americans. Read full article: Minnesota mayor calls for city to remove...→

Ben Shapiro calls for firing of DA who brought 'fully insane' murder charge against ex-Atlanta officer

Ben Shapiro calls for firing of DA who brought 'fully insane' murder charge against ex-Atlanta officer

Ben Shapiro asserted Thursday that Fulton County, Ga. District Attorney Paul Howard's decision to bring a felony murder charge against one of the police office [...] Read full article: Ben Shapiro calls for firing of DA who b...→

Ben Shapiro calls for firing of DA who filed 'bull crap' murder charges against Atlanta officer: 'Fully insane'

Ben Shapiro calls for firing of DA who filed 'bull crap' murder charges against Atlanta officer: 'Fully insane'

The Fulton County, Ga. district attorney's decision to bring a murder charge against one of the police officers involved in the shooting of 27-year-old Rayshar [...] Read full article: Ben Shapiro calls for firing of DA who f...→

On Minneapolis' North Side, residents question calls to defund police: 'Is it going to turn into World War III?'

On Minneapolis' North Side, residents question calls to defund police: 'Is it going to turn into World War III?'

“Defund the police” has become a rallying cry for nationwide protests against police brutality in the wake of George Floyd’s death. But many Minneapolis reside [...] Read full article: On Minneapolis' North Side, residents qu...→

DC reverend prays with officer during protest "standoff" near White House

The two also agreed that departments need to pay more attention to officers' mental health, as they have to be exposed to difficult scenes. Read full article: DC reverend prays with officer during pr...→

Ministers, Activists Want Mayor Lori Lightfoot To Ban Former CPD Officer Robert Rialmo From Future City Employment

Ministers, Activists Want Mayor Lori Lightfoot To Ban Former CPD Officer Robert Rialmo From Future City Employment

The Chicago Police Board voted unanimously last fall to fire Rialmo, nearly four years after he shot and killed 19-year-old Quintonio LeGrier and an innocent b [...] Read full article: Ministers, Activists Want Mayor Lori Lig...→

New Law Reveals Complaint History for NYPD Officer Fired for Eric Garner's Chokehold Death

New Law Reveals Complaint History for NYPD Officer Fired for Eric Garner's Chokehold Death

Records show former Officer Daniel Pantaleo was the subject of seven misconduct complaints prior to Garner’s death, including a stop-and-frisk incident in 2012 [...] Read full article: New Law Reveals Complaint History for NY...→

DA: No charges in death of mentally ill man who died in custody, chained to door

DA: No charges in death of mentally ill man who died in custody, chained to door

Alameda County District Attorney cleared any law enforcement of potential criminal charges in the death of Christian Madrigal, who was found unresponsive after [...] Read full article: DA: No charges in death of mentally ill ...→

Jail Only Allowed White Staff to Guard Ex-Officer Charged With Killing George Floyd

Jail Only Allowed White Staff to Guard Ex-Officer Charged With Killing George Floyd

Eight correctional officers said people of color who work in the jail were initially moved away from Derek Chauvin, the officer accused of killing George Floyd [...] Read full article: Jail Only Allowed White Staff to Guard E...→

Gandhi statue is safe, UK mayor says amid mounting calls for its removal

Gandhi statue is safe, UK mayor says amid mounting calls for its removal

Mahatma Gandhi is the latest historical figure to fall under scrutiny from protesters looking to tear down monuments to racist leaders. Read full article: Gandhi statue is safe, UK mayor says ami...→

Man pleads not guilty to federal charges in trooper's death

Man pleads not guilty to federal charges in trooper's death

A 46-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to eight federal charges stemming from the 2019 shooting death of an Illinois state trooper Read full article: Man pleads not guilty to federal charges...→

Officer in George Floyd death released on $750,000 bail

Officer in George Floyd death released on $750,000 bail

J. Kueng, 26, posted bail of $750,000 and was released from the Hennepin County Jail, with conditions, about 7:30 p.m. Friday. Read full article: Officer in George Floyd death released o...→

Man’s 2017 in-custody death renews calls for Riverside County Sheriff’s oversight

Man’s 2017 in-custody death renews calls for Riverside County Sheriff’s oversight

The department settled a wrongful death lawsuit for $975,000 with the family of Cathedral City resident Phillip Garcia Read full article: Man’s 2017 in-custody death renews calls...→

Kueng, Officer Involved In George Floyd's Death, Released From Jail

Kueng, Officer Involved In George Floyd's Death, Released From Jail

J. Alexander Kueng, one of the four former Minneapolis police officers involved in the death of George Floyd, has been released from Hennepin County Jail Frida [...] Read full article: Kueng, Officer Involved In George Floyd'...→

Louisville police officer involved in Breonna Taylor shooting to be fired, mayor says

Louisville police officer involved in Breonna Taylor shooting to be fired, mayor says

One of the three Louisville police officers involved in the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor will be fired, the city’s mayor announced Friday.  Read full article: Louisville police officer involved in Br...→

Kansas City officer faces charges in fatal shooting of black man

Kansas City officer faces charges in fatal shooting of black man

A Kansas City police officer who said he shot and killed a man who pointed a gun at another officer has been indicted on a manslaughter charge. Read full article: Kansas City officer faces charges in fat...→

Atlanta cop calls shooting death of Rayshard Brooks a ‘tragedy,' looks forward to clearing name

Atlanta cop calls shooting death of Rayshard Brooks a ‘tragedy,' looks forward to clearing name

Devin Brosnan, one of the Atlanta police officers charged in connection with the death of Rayshard Brooks, called the incident a "tragic event" — but added tha [...] Read full article: Atlanta cop calls shooting death of Rays...→

Chick-fil-A CEO Calls for White Christians to Repent for Racism

Chick-fil-A CEO Calls for White Christians to Repent for Racism

Chick-fil-A CEO Dan Cathy called for white Christians to repent for racism after his company suffered vandalism in its restaurants this week. Read full article: Chick-fil-A CEO Calls for White Christia...→

Former Atlanta officer and current officer charged in Rayshard Brooks' death both surrender to authorities

Former Atlanta officer and current officer charged in Rayshard Brooks' death both surrender to authorities

Former Atlanta Police Officer Garrett Rolfe and Officer Devin Brosnan both surrendered themselves to law enforcement on Thursday, one day after charges were fi [...] Read full article: Former Atlanta officer and current offic...→

No charges for Denver police officer who fatally shot William DeBose

No charges for Denver police officer who fatally shot William DeBose

The Denver police officer who shot and killed 21-year-old William DeBose outside a library will not face criminal charges, the Denver District Attorney’s Offic [...] Read full article: No charges for Denver police officer who...→

Three white men have been indicted on murder charges in the killing of Ahmaud Ar [...]

Three white men have been indicted on murder charges in the killing of Ahmaud Arbery, a Black man fatally shot while running in a suburban neighborhood near Ge [...] Read full article: Three white men have been indicted on mu...→

Mayor, SDPD to Announce Police Policies on Officer Use of Force

Mayor, SDPD to Announce Police Policies on Officer Use of Force

Mayor Kevin Faulconer will be joined by San Diego Police Chief, David Nisleit, and other community members to discuss the implementation of de-escalation and d [...] Read full article: Mayor, SDPD to Announce Police Policies ...→

On Minneapolis' North Side, residents question calls to defund police: 'Is it going to turn into World War III?'

On Minneapolis' North Side, residents question calls to defund police: 'Is it going to turn into World War III?'

“Defund the police” has become a rallying cry for nationwide protests against police brutality in the wake of George Floyd’s death. But many Minneapolis reside [...] Read full article: On Minneapolis' North Side, residents qu...→

WATCH: Black Police Officer Lectures White Protester About Racism

WATCH: Black Police Officer Lectures White Protester About Racism

A black police officer lectured a white Black Lives Matter protester as she attempted to accuse one of his white colleagues of racism. Read full article: WATCH: Black Police Officer Lectures Whi...→

DC reverend prays with officer during protest "standoff" near White House

The two also agreed that departments need to pay more attention to officers' mental health, as they have to be exposed to difficult scenes. Read full article: DC reverend prays with officer during pr...→

Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s death was ‘murder’

Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s death was ‘murder’

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis’ police chief says the death of George Floyd was “murder” and that the officer who pressed his knee into Floyd’s neck knew what [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s de...→

Ministers, Activists Want Mayor Lori Lightfoot To Ban Former CPD Officer Robert Rialmo From Future City Employment

Ministers, Activists Want Mayor Lori Lightfoot To Ban Former CPD Officer Robert Rialmo From Future City Employment

The Chicago Police Board voted unanimously last fall to fire Rialmo, nearly four years after he shot and killed 19-year-old Quintonio LeGrier and an innocent b [...] Read full article: Ministers, Activists Want Mayor Lori Lig...→

Shaun King’s calls to remove white Jesus statues led to death threats

Shaun King’s calls to remove white Jesus statues led to death threats

“If your religion requires Jesus to be a blonde haired blue eyed Jesus, then your religion is not Christianity, but white supremacy,” King tweeted.  Read full article: Shaun King’s calls to remove white Jesus...→

Minneapolis police union says it’s been ‘scapegoated’ after George Floyd death

Minneapolis police union says it’s been ‘scapegoated’ after George Floyd death

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Leaders of the Minneapolis police union acknowledged Tuesday that bystander video of the police encounter with George Floyd was “horrific” b [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police union says it’s been ...→

New Law Reveals Complaint History for NYPD Officer Fired for Eric Garner's Chokehold Death

New Law Reveals Complaint History for NYPD Officer Fired for Eric Garner's Chokehold Death

Records show former Officer Daniel Pantaleo was the subject of seven misconduct complaints prior to Garner’s death, including a stop-and-frisk incident in 2012 [...] Read full article: New Law Reveals Complaint History for NY...→

DA: No charges in death of mentally ill man who died in custody, chained to door

DA: No charges in death of mentally ill man who died in custody, chained to door

Alameda County District Attorney cleared any law enforcement of potential criminal charges in the death of Christian Madrigal, who was found unresponsive after [...] Read full article: DA: No charges in death of mentally ill ...→

LA County Public Health Officer Tells of Repeated Death Threats Amid Pandemic - Times of San Diego

Los Angeles County's top public health official said Monday her life has been threatened repeatedly but promised to continue to "follow the science." Read full article: LA County Public Health Officer Tells of...→

Minneapolis police chief calls recent spate of gun violence ‘public health crisis’ | MinnPost

Plus: online video shows ex-Minneapolis officer charged in George Floyd’s death confronted at a grocery store; four die in wrong way crash on I-35W; Twins' Nel [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief calls recent sp...→

Jail Only Allowed White Staff to Guard Ex-Officer Charged With Killing George Floyd

Jail Only Allowed White Staff to Guard Ex-Officer Charged With Killing George Floyd

Eight correctional officers said people of color who work in the jail were initially moved away from Derek Chauvin, the officer accused of killing George Floyd [...] Read full article: Jail Only Allowed White Staff to Guard E...→

Minority corrections officers say they were barred from guarding former Minneapolis officer Derek Chauvin

Minority corrections officers say they were barred from guarding former Minneapolis officer Derek Chauvin

Eight minority corrections officers at the jail holding a former Minneapolis officer charged in George Floyd's death say they were barred from guarding him. Read full article: Minority corrections officers say they w...→

Gandhi statue is safe, UK mayor says amid mounting calls for its removal

Gandhi statue is safe, UK mayor says amid mounting calls for its removal

Mahatma Gandhi is the latest historical figure to fall under scrutiny from protesters looking to tear down monuments to racist leaders. Read full article: Gandhi statue is safe, UK mayor says ami...→

Officials: New Jersey Human Services Police Department Officer Killed In Crash On White Horse Pike

Officials: New Jersey Human Services Police Department Officer Killed In Crash On White Horse Pike

An investigation is underway after an officer with the New Jersey Human Services Police Department was killed in a crash in Mays Landing. Read full article: Officials: New Jersey Human Services Pol...→

Man pleads not guilty to federal charges in trooper's death

Man pleads not guilty to federal charges in trooper's death

A 46-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to eight federal charges stemming from the 2019 shooting death of an Illinois state trooper Read full article: Man pleads not guilty to federal charges...→

Video: Interim Atlanta police chief addresses officer sickout in wake of Rayshard Brooks charges - Atlanta INtown Paper

Video: Interim Atlanta police chief addresses officer sickout in wake of Rayshard Brooks charges - Atlanta INtown Paper

Interim Atlanta Police Chief Rodney Bryant held a press conference on June 20 to address concerns about an officer sickout – or “blue flu – in protest of the c [...] Read full article: Video: Interim Atlanta police chief addr...→

Officer in George Floyd death released on $750,000 bail

Officer in George Floyd death released on $750,000 bail

J. Kueng, 26, posted bail of $750,000 and was released from the Hennepin County Jail, with conditions, about 7:30 p.m. Friday. Read full article: Officer in George Floyd death released o...→

Man’s 2017 in-custody death renews calls for Riverside County Sheriff’s oversight

Man’s 2017 in-custody death renews calls for Riverside County Sheriff’s oversight

The department settled a wrongful death lawsuit for $975,000 with the family of Cathedral City resident Phillip Garcia Read full article: Man’s 2017 in-custody death renews calls...→

Second ex-officer charged in death of George Floyd released from jail | MinnPost

Plus: Minnesota celebrates Juneteenth; black bear wanders into St. Paul's Union Depot; Minnesotans going fishing in record numbers; and more. Read full article: Second ex-officer charged in death of Ge...→

J. Alexander Kueng, Minneapolis cop charged in George Floyd’s death, freed on bail

J. Alexander Kueng, Minneapolis cop charged in George Floyd’s death, freed on bail

J. Alexander Kueng, 26, was freed from the Hennepin County Jail shortly before 7:30 p.m. Friday after meeting his bail set at $750,000, according to the Minnea [...] Read full article: J. Alexander Kueng, Minneapolis cop char...→

Kueng, Officer Involved In George Floyd's Death, Released From Jail

Kueng, Officer Involved In George Floyd's Death, Released From Jail

J. Alexander Kueng, one of the four former Minneapolis police officers involved in the death of George Floyd, has been released from Hennepin County Jail Frida [...] Read full article: Kueng, Officer Involved In George Floyd'...→

Louisville police officer involved in Breonna Taylor shooting to be fired, mayor says

Louisville police officer involved in Breonna Taylor shooting to be fired, mayor says

One of the three Louisville police officers involved in the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor will be fired, the city’s mayor announced Friday.  Read full article: Louisville police officer involved in Br...→

Kansas City officer faces charges in fatal shooting of black man

Kansas City officer faces charges in fatal shooting of black man

A Kansas City police officer who said he shot and killed a man who pointed a gun at another officer has been indicted on a manslaughter charge. Read full article: Kansas City officer faces charges in fat...→

Charges dropped against man who said officer punched him while he was handcuffed

Charges dropped against man who said officer punched him while he was handcuffed

Video appears to show a Chicago police officer punching 28-year-old Sterlin Boston multiple times in the head while he was handcuffed. Read full article: Charges dropped against man who said off...→

Atlanta cop calls shooting death of Rayshard Brooks a ‘tragedy,' looks forward to clearing name

Atlanta cop calls shooting death of Rayshard Brooks a ‘tragedy,' looks forward to clearing name

Devin Brosnan, one of the Atlanta police officers charged in connection with the death of Rayshard Brooks, called the incident a "tragic event" — but added tha [...] Read full article: Atlanta cop calls shooting death of Rays...→

Cop Devin Brosnan calls shooting death of Rayshard Brooks a ‘total tragedy’

Cop Devin Brosnan calls shooting death of Rayshard Brooks a ‘total tragedy’

Atlanta cop Devin Brosnan, who is charged with aggravated assault in the deadly shooting of Rayshard Brooks, described the encounter as a “tragic event” and sa [...] Read full article: Cop Devin Brosnan calls shooting death o...→

Chick-fil-A CEO Calls for White Christians to Repent for Racism

Chick-fil-A CEO Calls for White Christians to Repent for Racism

Chick-fil-A CEO Dan Cathy called for white Christians to repent for racism after his company suffered vandalism in its restaurants this week. Read full article: Chick-fil-A CEO Calls for White Christia...→

Minnesota mayor calls for city to remove ‘chief’ from city job titles because it’s 'offensive'

Minnesota mayor calls for city to remove ‘chief’ from city job titles because it’s 'offensive'

The mayor of Duluth, Minn. is pushing city council members to remove the word “chief” from job titles, saying the term is offensive to Native Americans. Read full article: Minnesota mayor calls for city to remove...→

Former Atlanta officer and current officer charged in Rayshard Brooks' death both surrender to authorities

Former Atlanta officer and current officer charged in Rayshard Brooks' death both surrender to authorities

Former Atlanta Police Officer Garrett Rolfe and Officer Devin Brosnan both surrendered themselves to law enforcement on Thursday, one day after charges were fi [...] Read full article: Former Atlanta officer and current offic...→

Ben Shapiro calls for firing of DA who brought 'fully insane' murder charge against ex-Atlanta officer

Ben Shapiro calls for firing of DA who brought 'fully insane' murder charge against ex-Atlanta officer

Ben Shapiro asserted Thursday that Fulton County, Ga. District Attorney Paul Howard's decision to bring a felony murder charge against one of the police office [...] Read full article: Ben Shapiro calls for firing of DA who b...→

No charges for Denver police officer who fatally shot William DeBose

No charges for Denver police officer who fatally shot William DeBose

The Denver police officer who shot and killed 21-year-old William DeBose outside a library will not face criminal charges, the Denver District Attorney’s Offic [...] Read full article: No charges for Denver police officer who...→

Ben Shapiro calls for firing of DA who filed 'bull crap' murder charges against Atlanta officer: 'Fully insane'

Ben Shapiro calls for firing of DA who filed 'bull crap' murder charges against Atlanta officer: 'Fully insane'

The Fulton County, Ga. district attorney's decision to bring a murder charge against one of the police officers involved in the shooting of 27-year-old Rayshar [...] Read full article: Ben Shapiro calls for firing of DA who f...→