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New Surveillance Video Shows Chicago Police Dragging, Using Stun Gun On Student
The footage contradicts the Chicago Police Department’s assertion that Dnigma Howard, 16, attacked the officers first.
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9 Young Adult Books Every Kid (And Grown Up) Should Read
Jolie A. Doggett
No matter your age, there's a YA book out there for you.
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Video Shows Teen's Beating By West Virginia Police During Traffic Stop
By John Raby, AP
This newly released dashcam footage shows a police officer beating a teen until his body goes limp.
Dashcam Video Captures Police Brutality Against Teen
This new dashcam footage shows a police officer beating a teen until his body goes limp.
Florida Officer Puts Woman Who Called Police In Headlock
A South Florida cop was suspended after putting a woman who called the police in a headlock and arresting her.
Officer Suspended After Video Shows Woman Who Called Police Put In A Headlock
The Miami-Dade officer said the woman needed "to be corrected" before forcing her to the ground.
Vallejo Police To Face Suit In Shooting Death Of Sleeping Rapper
The 20-year-old aspiring rapper was shot multiple times by police who found him sleeping in his car.
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How Police Violence Paves The Way To Authoritarianism
Brazil’s new president, Jair Bolsonaro, believes the only good criminal is a dead one. Many Brazilians agree.
Florida Deputy On Leave After Video Shows Him Striking Handcuffed Teen
The video, under investigation by the Lee County Sheriff's Office, shows the deputy elbowing the detained teen.
Body-Cam Footage Shows Arizona Police Using Taser On Man 11 Times During Traffic Stop
Johnny Wheatcroft, who has accused the officers of using a stun gun on his testicles, is suing them for using “excessive … force and torture."
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Trevor Noah On Roger Stone's Arrest: Welcome To The World Of Black People
“How many years have black people been saying police in America are extreme?”
Arkansas Sheriff’s Deputy Fired After Shooting Yapping Chihuahua
Faulkner County cop Keenan Wallace discharged his service weapon at Reese’s, reportedly shattering the dog’s jaw, during a house call Friday.
Judge Orders Release Of NY Mom Whose Baby Was Ripped From Arms By Police
Brooklyn Judge Craig Walker described Jazmine Headley's arrest as "horrific" and ordered her to be released.
Fatal Police Shooting Of 21-Year-Old Emantic Bradford In Alabama Sparks Protest
Demonstrators shut down an Alabama highway to demand the release of police body camera footage.
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What Is It Going To Take For Black Lives To Matter In America?
The more black people seem to die, the less America seems to care.
Jeff Sessions Dealt Police Reform One Final Blow On His Way Out The Door
Ryan J. Reilly
One of the former attorney general's final acts was to make it nearly impossible for federal civil rights lawyers to rein in police abuse.
Massachusetts Cops Charged For Allegedly Beating Latino Teens During Arrest
Officer Gregg Bigda was suspended without pay and Detective Steven Vigneault resigned in 2016 following the incident.
Michael B. Jordan Knocks On Doors In Georgia To Tell Black Voters To Go To Polls
The actor is also using the hashtag #VotingWhileBlack to tell black voters that they can make a difference on issues like police brutality and racial justice.
Police In Ohio Under Scrutiny After Video Shows Officers Punching Face-Down Man
An Akron police commander defended the officers: "Sometimes you do have to throw punches."
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Amy Schumer Is Supporting Colin Kaepernick By Saying No To Super Bowl Ads
The comedian also encouraged Maroon 5 to pull out of the halftime show in solidarity.
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Police Dashcam Video Reveals California Cop Brutally Punched Drunk Man
Then, a later video appears to show the officer fabricating details in an attempt to justify his use of excessive force.
Cop Uses Words, Not Bullets While Confronting Kids For Playing With Fake Gun
This Ohio police officer is being hailed for his split-second decision when confronting two boys who were holding a replica handgun.
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New Sterling Brown Body Cam Video Offers Clearer View Of Taser Incident
The Milwaukee Bucks guard subsequently filed a civil rights lawsuit over the 2017 incident.
Police taser young man
Video shows NYPD punching and tasering a 24-year-old man has sparked an investigation.
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Two Mississippi Police Officers Killed In Shootout With Suspect
Corporal Zack Moak, 31, and Patrolman James White, 35, were fatally shot while responding to a report of shots fired at a house.
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Is Nike An Ally Now?
Nike has a responsibility to not just pay lip service to the movement, but to do what its campaign says, to sacrifice and to work hard against police brutality and violence against black bodies.
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