Police Brutality

Young black Portuguese men take police brutality case to court | Al Jazeera Six alleged victims say officers beat them until they bled and were bruised and forced them into humiliating positions.">Young black Portuguese men take police brutality case to court | Al Jazeera Six alleged victims say officers beat them until they bled and were bruised and forced them into humiliating positions.

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Six alleged victims say officers beat them until they bled and were bruised and forced them into humiliating positions.
Young black Portuguese men take police brutality case to court | Al Jazeera Six alleged victims say officers beat them until they bled and were bruised and forced them into humiliating positions." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

It’s a Celebration As Voters Oust Prosecutor Who Freed Michael Brown’s Killer | Colorlines Ferguson City Council member Wesley Bell successfully challenged St. Louis County prosecuting attorney Bob McCulloch, as organizers and voters shout #ByeBob.">It’s a Celebration As Voters Oust Prosecutor Who Freed Michael Brown’s Killer | Colorlines Ferguson City Council member Wesley Bell successfully challenged St. Louis County prosecuting attorney Bob McCulloch, as organizers and voters shout #ByeBob.

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Ferguson City Council member Wesley Bell successfully challenged St. Louis County prosecuting attorney Bob McCulloch, as organizers and voters shout #ByeBob.
It’s a Celebration As Voters Oust Prosecutor Who Freed Michael Brown’s Killer | Colorlines Ferguson City Council member Wesley Bell successfully challenged St. Louis County prosecuting attorney Bob McCulloch, as organizers and voters shout #ByeBob." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

Read James Blake’s Response to Punishment of NYPD Cop Who Assaulted Him | Colorlines “It is this continued failure of the NYPD’s disciplinary system that perpetuates police abuses, brutality and misconduct, and leads to the unjust killings of civilians.”">Read James Blake’s Response to Punishment of NYPD Cop Who Assaulted Him | Colorlines “It is this continued failure of the NYPD’s disciplinary system that perpetuates police abuses, brutality and misconduct, and leads to the unjust killings of civilians.”

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“It is this continued failure of the NYPD’s disciplinary system that perpetuates police abuses, brutality and misconduct, and leads to the unjust killings of civilians.”
Read James Blake’s Response to Punishment of NYPD Cop Who Assaulted Him | Colorlines “It is this continued failure of the NYPD’s disciplinary system that perpetuates police abuses, brutality and misconduct, and leads to the unjust killings of civilians.”" class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

Baltimore Rising: HBO Documentary Chronicles A City Trying To Heal After Freddie Gray’s Death | Essence When Freddie Gray died in police custody in April 2015, Baltimore was thrust into the glare of a harsh spotlight.">Baltimore Rising: HBO Documentary Chronicles A City Trying To Heal After Freddie Gray’s Death | Essence When Freddie Gray died in police custody in April 2015, Baltimore was thrust into the glare of a harsh spotlight.

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When Freddie Gray died in police custody in April 2015, Baltimore was thrust into the glare of a harsh spotlight.
Baltimore Rising: HBO Documentary Chronicles A City Trying To Heal After Freddie Gray’s Death | Essence When Freddie Gray died in police custody in April 2015, Baltimore was thrust into the glare of a harsh spotlight." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

Fired/Rehired | The Washington Post Police chiefs are often forced to put officers fired for misconduct back on the streets">Fired/Rehired | The Washington Post Police chiefs are often forced to put officers fired for misconduct back on the streets

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Police chiefs are often forced to put officers fired for misconduct back on the streets
Fired/Rehired | The Washington Post Police chiefs are often forced to put officers fired for misconduct back on the streets" class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

How a Chicago Program Cut Violent Arrests in Half – The Atlantic Former Surgeon General Vivek Murthy thinks emotional well-being can help reduce gun deaths.">How a Chicago Program Cut Violent Arrests in Half – The Atlantic Former Surgeon General Vivek Murthy thinks emotional well-being can help reduce gun deaths.

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Former Surgeon General Vivek Murthy thinks emotional well-being can help reduce gun deaths.
How a Chicago Program Cut Violent Arrests in Half – The Atlantic Former Surgeon General Vivek Murthy thinks emotional well-being can help reduce gun deaths." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

Family of Michael Brown Settles Lawsuit Against City of Ferguson – The New York Times A federal judge on Tuesday approved a settlement in the lawsuit brought by the family of Michael Brown against the police officer who fatally shot him in Ferguson, Mo., ending the legal chapter of a case that sparked national outrage over the police’s treatment of black people.">Family of Michael Brown Settles Lawsuit Against City of Ferguson – The New York Times A federal judge on Tuesday approved a settlement in the lawsuit brought by the family of Michael Brown against the police officer who fatally shot him in Ferguson, Mo., ending the legal chapter of a case that sparked national outrage over the police’s treatment of black people.

A federal judge on Tuesday approved a settlement in the lawsuit brought by the family of Michael Brown against the police officer who fatally shot him in Ferguson, Mo., ending the legal chapter of a case that sparked national outrage over the police’s treatment of black people.
Family of Michael Brown Settles Lawsuit Against City of Ferguson – The New York Times A federal judge on Tuesday approved a settlement in the lawsuit brought by the family of Michael Brown against the police officer who fatally shot him in Ferguson, Mo., ending the legal chapter of a case that sparked national outrage over the police’s treatment of black people." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

‘It Could Have Been Me’: The 1983 Death Of A NYC Graffiti Artist – Code Switch "It could have been me. It could have been me."">‘It Could Have Been Me’: The 1983 Death Of A NYC Graffiti Artist – Code Switch "It could have been me. It could have been me."

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"It could have been me. It could have been me."
‘It Could Have Been Me’: The 1983 Death Of A NYC Graffiti Artist – Code Switch "It could have been me. It could have been me."" class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

Can Baltimore curtail police killings by defying Trump? – The Guardian Kevin Cooper was killed by city police at age 14 in 2006, but his death has vanished into obscurity. Now there’s hope for reform to prevent such cases – if it can withstand Trump’s insistence on ‘law and order’">Can Baltimore curtail police killings by defying Trump? – The Guardian Kevin Cooper was killed by city police at age 14 in 2006, but his death has vanished into obscurity. Now there’s hope for reform to prevent such cases – if it can withstand Trump’s insistence on ‘law and order’

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Kevin Cooper was killed by city police at age 14 in 2006, but his death has vanished into obscurity. Now there’s hope for reform to prevent such cases – if it can withstand Trump’s insistence on ‘law and order’.
Can Baltimore curtail police killings by defying Trump? – The Guardian Kevin Cooper was killed by city police at age 14 in 2006, but his death has vanished into obscurity. Now there’s hope for reform to prevent such cases – if it can withstand Trump’s insistence on ‘law and order’" class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

Free Police Body Cameras Come With a Price – Slate On Wednesday, Taser International announced it is changing its name to Axon—and that it is offering every police department in the United States free body cameras, plus free software and data storage for one year. This announcement is a big deal, but not because it’s a great boon to policing. It isn’t.">Free Police Body Cameras Come With a Price – Slate On Wednesday, Taser International announced it is changing its name to Axon—and that it is offering every police department in the United States free body cameras, plus free software and data storage for one year. This announcement is a big deal, but not because it’s a great boon to policing. It isn’t.

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On Wednesday, Taser International announced it is changing its name to Axon—and that it is offering every police department in the United States free body cameras, plus free software and data storage for one year. This announcement is a big deal, but not because it’s a great boon to policing. It isn’t.
Free Police Body Cameras Come With a Price – Slate On Wednesday, Taser International announced it is changing its name to Axon—and that it is offering every police department in the United States free body cameras, plus free software and data storage for one year. This announcement is a big deal, but not because it’s a great boon to policing. It isn’t." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More