Posts tagged "Police Brutality"

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.

National

These Tweets By Christian Taylor Are Heartbreaking In Light Of His Death

"Police taking black lives as easy as flippin a coin, with no consequences," Christian Taylor wrote on Twitter.

News

Sandra Bland’s Family To Press Federal Charges Against Arresting Trooper

Bland's family will seek the charges against Brian Encinia and the other officers involved during her arrest...

National

The Most Police-Related Killings Of The Year Were In July 2015

Police killed a total of 118 people in July 2015, according to a recent report by 'The Guardian.'…

National

Officer Charged With Murder Of Sam DuBose, Video Of Fatal Traffic Stop Released

The video of Sam DuBose's fatal traffic is saddening.

National

Prosecutors Release Video To Refute Claims That Sandra Bland Was Dead In Her Mugshot Photo

New footage of Sandra Bland's booking process was released on Tuesday (July 28).

National

Another One: Ralkina Jones Found Dead In Cleveland Jail Cell

Ralkina Jones, 37, was arrested on Friday (July 24) after a dispute with her husband and was found dead in a Cleveland cell on Sunday…

National

Cleveland Officer Caught On Camera Pepper Spraying Peaceful #BlackLivesMatter Protesters

The transit authority sprayed the peaceful crowd with mace during a nonviolent protest.

National

Sandra Bland Laid To Rest In Chicago As Doubts Surrounding Her Death Linger

Family and friends paid their respects to Sandra Bland on Saturday (July 25).

National

Texas Prosecutors Rule Sandra Bland’s Death A Suicide By Hanging

Sandra Bland's mysterious post-arrest death has been ruled a suicide.

News

The Death Of Alabama Teen Kindra Chapman Shares Unnervingly Similar Details To Sandra Bland

A day after 28-year-old Sandra Bland was found hanging in her prison cell, authorities claim that Chapman committed suicide in her cell with a bed sheet.

National

A Brooklyn Man’s Beatdown At The Hands Of The NYPD Is Caught On Camera

24-year-old Thomas Jenningd was brutally beaten by two NYPD officers after allegedly stealing two slices of pizza.

National

#SandraBland: Video Surfaces Of Chicago Woman Who Died In Texas Jail, Hints Police Brutality

Friends and family received news that 28-year-old Sandra Bland died in a prison cell in Waller County, Texas. First, what authorities told them about her…

National

Ex-Officer Indicted On Murder Charges In Death Of Walter Scott

Michael Slager faces 30 years to life in prison.
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