Posts tagged "Police Brutality"

National

Chicago Teen Called 911 Three Times Before Shot By Cop

Slain teen Quintonio LeGrier made three phone calls to 911 before a Chicago officer shot him and a 55-year-old neighbor in their apartment building in…

Opinion

Neither Protected Nor Served: The Psychological Affects Of Police Terror On One Black Man’s Life

One VIBE writer details personal accounts on why he distrusts police and how it has taken a psychological toll on his daily life.

National

No Indictment For Cleveland Officers In The Death Of 12-Year-Old Tamir Rice

The Cleveland officers involved in the death of Tamir Rice will not face charges.

News

Judge Orders Video Footage Of 2014 Murder Of Chicago Teenager

A judge orders the Chicago police department to come clean with the footage in the 2014 murder of slain 17-year old, LaQuan McDonald.

National

Officer Who Shot And Killed Dontre Hamilton Will Not Receive Any Federal Charges

Christopher Manney, who previously evaded state charges, will also not be recieving any federal charges against him for the killing of Milwaukee man, Dontre Hamilton.

National

Video Surfaces Of A Florida Officer Slamming A 13-Year-Old Boy And Twisting His Arm

A Florida officer took matters into his hands and decided to discipline a 13 year-old middle school boy.

National

Austin Police Officers Brutalize Unarmed Men For Jaywalking

The Austin Police Department is under fire for a jaywalking incident that led to brutal arrests.

News

Quentin Tarantino Breaks His Silence On Police Brutality

"I have a First Amendment right to protest against police brutality as I see it. And I’m not backing down from that."

Opinion

Take It From My Sister, “The Bad Kid:” Body Slamming Students Is Not The Answer

When one VIBE editor saw the Spring Valley assault video, she could only think of one person: her sister.

National

Everything You Should Know About The Spring Valley High School Assault

Here's everything you should know about the Spring Valley High School assault, including the officer's history, the teacher involved, and what students have to say.

National

Baltimore Police Officer Suspended After Spitting In Handcuffed Black Man’s Face

A Baltimore officer spat in the face of a handcuffed man, and later charged him with assault of a law enforcement officer.

News

Artist Michael D’Antuono Creates Gripping Anti-Police Brutality Portrait

Artist Michael D’Antuono 's latest piece speaks to the good cops on the force who refuse to remain silent while their collegues break the law.

National

Judge Denies Bond For Ex-Officer Who Killed Walter Scott

Michael Slager is denied bond after killing 50 year-old Walter Scott in South Carolina this past April.

National

Autopsy Reveals 18-Year-Old Was Shot In The Back By St. Louis Police Officer

Police claim 18-year-old Mansur Ball-Bey was pointing a gun at them during his death.

National

Texas Police Officers Go Viral With “His Life Matters” Photo

A photo Chief Steven Jones and Officer Donald Givens has garnered national attention.

National

Video Appears To Capture Black Police Officer Punching Handcuffed Suspect

The Miami Police Department is investiagting an arrest during which an officer seems to be punching a man who is handcuffed in the back of…

Music News

NBC’s “TODAY” Show Reportedly Cuts Off Janelle Monae’s Performance Following Police Brutality Message

During her electrifying performance on NBC's The TODAY Show Friday (Aug. 14), Janelle Monae's performance was reportedly cut off by the morning program's anchor.

Opinion

#BlackTrialsMatter: Stop Killing Black “Criminals” Before Their Days In Court

Dedicated to the expert trolls who constitute crime as justification for the deaths of countless victims of trigger-happy officers.

National

Surveillance Video Reveals Christian Taylor’s Final Moments Before His Death

Officials have release surveillance footage of the moment leading up to Christian Taylor's death.
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