James Harris Jackson

Police: White Supremacist Killed Homeless Black Man to ‘Make a Statement’

by #teamEBONY

New York City police say a man who traveled there from Baltimore had a longstanding hatred of Black men and it drove him to... Read More

Police Officers Under Review Following Video of Teen’s Arrest

Police Officers Under Review Following Video of Teen’s Arrest

by Shantell E. Jamison

Two Baltimore police officers are under review after video of them forcefully arresting an African-American teen surfaced online. In the footage, two police officers—one male and... Read More

No Charges for Officer Who Fatally Shot Korryn Gaines

No Charges for Officer Who Fatally Shot Korryn Gaines

by #teamEBONY

It appears the investigation into the police-involved shooting death of a woman has resulted in no charges for the officers involved Read More

Family of Korryn Gaines Announces Lawsuit

Family of Korryn Gaines Announces Lawsuit

by Shantell E. Jamison

The family of Korryn Gaines, the 23-year-old woman who died after being shot by police following an hours-long standoff has filed a lawsuit against... Read More

Officer Involved-September 2 Freddie Gray Baltimore Police Department

Officers Acquitted in Freddie Gray Case to Receive Back Pay

by #teamEBONY

Two more Baltimore police officers who were cleared of all charges in the death of Freddie Gray are set to receive a combined $167,000... Read More

Fire Leaves Baltimore ‘Hero Mom’ and Family Homeless

Fire Leaves Baltimore ‘Hero Mom’ and Family Homeless

by Alex Titus

The Baltimore mother who gained notoriety after a 2015 viral video showed her disciplining her son during the riots following the death of Freddie... Read More

Police

The Tough Job of Finding a Sanctuary for Black Boys

by Larry J. Walker

A recent investigtion by the U.S. Justice Department focusing on law enforcement in Baltimore substantiates stories from the Black community regarding police misconduct there. While the DOJ report forces... Read More

Gray

The Complex, and Incomplete, Freddie Gray Police Case

by Charles Robinson

With a backdrop of a Freddie Gray Mural in the Sandtown-Winchester neighborhood, a defiant Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby defended her office’s efforts in... Read More

Jesse Williams on Freddie Gray Dismissals: ‘What’s the Point of Law?’<br />

Jesse Williams on Freddie Gray Dismissals: ‘What’s the Point of Law?’

by Britni Danielle

Shondaland alum Jesse Williams seems to always be fighting the good fight. In addition to electrifying the crowd at this year’s BET Awards, Williams... Read More

Freddie Gray: Remaining Three Officers Escape Charges

Freddie Gray: Remaining Three Officers Escape Charges

by #teamEBONY

Prosecutors dropped the remaining charges Wednesday against three Baltimore police officers awaiting trial in the death of Freddie Gray, bringing an end to the... Read More