police brutality

Thousands of Nigerians have demonstrated in protests that initially focused on a police unit that rights groups had for years accused of extortion, harassment, torture and murders.
People in Louisville, Kentucky and other cities took to the streets after none of the officers involved in Taylor's death were charged with murder.
The U.S. Open winner wore masks to highlight victims of police brutality throughout the tournament.
The event marks the 57th anniversary of the original March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom and continues a momentous summer of anti-racism protests.
"Facebook has blood on its hands," a representative for a Muslim civil rights organization said.
The incident took place when the Dalit couple resisted a drive to clear an alleged encroached land which they claimed to have taken on lease
Demystifying the police and increasing the forums of interaction between police and citizens can help reimagine the role of the police, says retired IPS officer Meeran Chadha Borwankar.
Five accused policemen have been arrested in the Jayaraj-Bennix murder case, but since giving her statement, the woman constable has not appeared in public.
The Crime-Branch CID on Wednesday slapped murder charges on six people, including the two sub-inspectors, as it took over the probe into the case.
Two sub-inspectors and two head constables have been suspended in connection with the incident.