ICYMI: President Obama Speaks at SXSW

ICYMI: President Obama Speaks at SXSW

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President Obama gave the keynote speech Friday at the SXSW conference in Austin, Tex. It was the first time a sitting president participated… Read More

'Planned, Calculated' Mass Shooting Leaves Pa. Community Shocked

'Planned, Calculated' Mass Shooting Leaves Pa. Community Shocked

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Police say gunmen deliberately targeted at least one or two of the victims of a mass shooting at a backyard party in suburban Pittsburgh that killed… Read More

Officer Fired After Marshawn McCarrel Suicide Comments

Officer Fired After Marshawn McCarrel Suicide Comments

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An Ohio police officer who posted an inappropriate comment about a Black Lives Matter activist who killed himself on the Statehouse steps has… Read More

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Baltimore Schools Officers Free on Bond After Assault Charges

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Two officers who police Baltimore's public schools walked out of jail Wednesday pending trial for assault and misconduct after their violent confrontation… Read More

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NYPD Officer Who Killed Ramarley Graham Escapes Charges

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The Manhattan U.S. Attorney’s office will not prosecute the NYPD officer who killed an unarmed Black teen. 18-year-old Ramarley Graham… Read More

Despite Court Fight, Baltimore Cop in Freddie Gray Case Suffers Serious Loss

Despite Court Fight, Baltimore Cop in Freddie Gray Case Suffers Serious Loss

by Charles Robinson

After months of questions, the Maryland Court of Appeals has unanimously ruled that Baltimore Police Officer William Porter must testify against his… Read More

Freddie Gray: Officer to Testify Against Other Officers

Freddie Gray: Officer to Testify Against Other Officers

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Maryland’s highest court has ruled that a Baltimore police officer charged in the death of Freddie Gray must testify against his colleagues… Read More

Chicago Man Charged in Gang Feud Killing of 9-Year-Old

Chicago Man Charged in Gang Feud Killing of 9-Year-Old

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Dwight Boone-Doty, 22, was charged Monday night in the execution-style murder of nine-year-old Tyshawn Lee. In November of 2015, Lee was… Read More

City of New York to Revisit Policing Tactics

City of New York to Revisit Policing Tactics

by #teamEBONY

New York City is retooling its longtime strategy of trying to reduce serious crime by cracking down on people who commit minor offenses, like… Read More

LAPD Investigating Knife Purportedly Found at O.J. Simpson's Former Home

LAPD Investigating Knife Purportedly Found at O.J. Simpson's Former Home

by #teamEBONY

Los Angeles police detectives are investigating a knife purportedly found some time ago at the former home of O.J. Simpson, who was acquitted… Read More

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