Tag: Police Violence

‘I Beat That N***r Like He Owed Me Money’: New Jersey Cop Faces Up to 40 Years for Federal Charges Including Using Excessive Force | Atlanta Black Star

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Kiersten Willis, Atlanta Black Star © Chris Pedota/NorthJersey.com Former Paterson Police Officer, Frank Toledo, leaves the Federal Courthouse in Newark on July 16, 2019 after being charged in court. Featured Image FBI investigation into several police officers in Paterson, New Jersey, has led to a seventh one being charged. On Tuesday, Frank Toledo pled guilty in U.S. District Court in […]
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How to Fight Police Violence, Pollution, and Poverty, at the Same Time | City Lab Summer Lee is the first black woman elected to represent the Pittsburgh region in the state legislature. And she wants to set the record straight on the confluence of factors eating her constituents alive.">How to Fight Police Violence, Pollution, and Poverty, at the Same Time | City Lab Summer Lee is the first black woman elected to represent the Pittsburgh region in the state legislature. And she wants to set the record straight on the confluence of factors eating her constituents alive.

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Summer Lee is the first black woman elected to represent the Pittsburgh region in the state legislature. And she wants to set the record straight on the confluence of factors eating her constituents alive.
How to Fight Police Violence, Pollution, and Poverty, at the Same Time | City Lab Summer Lee is the first black woman elected to represent the Pittsburgh region in the state legislature. And she wants to set the record straight on the confluence of factors eating her constituents alive." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

Federal Appeals Court: You Have a Constitutional Right to Film Police Officers in Public – Slate On Friday, a panel of judges for the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals unanimously ruled that the First Amendment protects individuals’ right to film police officers performing their official duties. ">Federal Appeals Court: You Have a Constitutional Right to Film Police Officers in Public – Slate On Friday, a panel of judges for the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals unanimously ruled that the First Amendment protects individuals’ right to film police officers performing their official duties.

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On Friday, a panel of judges for the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals unanimously ruled that the First Amendment protects individuals’ right to film police officers performing their official duties.
Federal Appeals Court: You Have a Constitutional Right to Film Police Officers in Public – Slate On Friday, a panel of judges for the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals unanimously ruled that the First Amendment protects individuals’ right to film police officers performing their official duties. " 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

Baltimore Police Agree to Stop Abusing Their Power – The Atlantic Under a consent decree with the U.S. Department of Justice, the troubled force will employ a variety of measures to protect constitutional rights and correct racial disparities.">Baltimore Police Agree to Stop Abusing Their Power – The Atlantic Under a consent decree with the U.S. Department of Justice, the troubled force will employ a variety of measures to protect constitutional rights and correct racial disparities.

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Under a consent decree with the U.S. Department of Justice, the troubled force will employ a variety of measures to protect constitutional rights and correct racial disparities.
Baltimore Police Agree to Stop Abusing Their Power – The Atlantic Under a consent decree with the U.S. Department of Justice, the troubled force will employ a variety of measures to protect constitutional rights and correct racial disparities." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

The Year in Race, Identity, and Criminal Justice – The Atlantic Selections from The Atlantic’s coverage of 2016, when longstanding tensions over race and identity erupted into conflict.">The Year in Race, Identity, and Criminal Justice – The Atlantic Selections from The Atlantic’s coverage of 2016, when longstanding tensions over race and identity erupted into conflict.

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Selections from The Atlantic’s coverage of 2016, when longstanding tensions over race and identity erupted into conflict.
The Year in Race, Identity, and Criminal Justice – The Atlantic Selections from The Atlantic’s coverage of 2016, when longstanding tensions over race and identity erupted into conflict." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

Jamaica police commit ‘hundreds of unlawful killings’ yearly, Amnesty says Evidence gathered by human rights activists suggests state authorities order or are complicit in deaths amid ‘shocking culture of fear and violence’.">Jamaica police commit ‘hundreds of unlawful killings’ yearly, Amnesty says Evidence gathered by human rights activists suggests state authorities order or are complicit in deaths amid ‘shocking culture of fear and violence’.

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Evidence gathered by human rights activists suggests state authorities order or are complicit in deaths amid ‘shocking culture of fear and violence’.
Jamaica police commit ‘hundreds of unlawful killings’ yearly, Amnesty says Evidence gathered by human rights activists suggests state authorities order or are complicit in deaths amid ‘shocking culture of fear and violence’." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More