police misconduct

Victim Of Botched Chicago Raid Says Slain Black Officer Was Only One Who Showed Her ‘Dignity Or Respect’

She says Officer Ella French showed her “dignity."
08/14/2021

Black Man Dies While In Police Custody Resulting In 7 Employees Placed On Administrative Leave

Marvin D. Scott III was only 26 years old.
03/17/2021

Rochester Police Sued By Family Of Child Pepper Sprayed By Officers

The lawsuit seeks an undisclosed amount in damages.
02/05/2021

Wisconsin Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes Pushes Even Harder For Police Reform Legislation After Shooting Of Jacob Blake

The shooting of Jacob Blake has prompted more action.
08/25/2020

This Day in Black History: July 12, 1967

The historic Newark Rebellion began.
07/12/2020

Witnesses to Rayshard Brooks Shooting Called What They Saw 'Awful'

They say they never expected to see a police killing.
06/18/2020

Trump Issues Executive Order On Police Reform And Meets With Black Families

The President says he’s solving the problem of bad police.
06/16/2020

OPINION | When Will There Be Justice For Breonna Taylor?

Why is her story somehow different?
06/05/2020

BREAKING NEWS: Judge Sets $750,000 Bail Each For 3 Ex-Police Charged In George Floyd’s Death

They will return to court on June 29.
06/04/2020

Morehouse Student Pulled From Car By Atlanta Police Says He Kept Thinking ‘I Don’t Want To Die’

Messiah Young tells BET.com he can’t erase what happened.
06/03/2020

Fired Texas Cop Accused Of Giving Homeless Man A Dog Feces Sandwich Wins Appeal To Keep Job

A rule keeps officers from being disciplined after 180 days.
03/25/2019