NYPD

Black Cop Facing Discipline for #Blacklivesmatter Tweet

by #teamEBONY   Mar 30, 2017

A Black New York City cop is in trouble with her supervisors for a reply to an NYPD Twitter post with the hashtag #Blacklivesmatter, the... Read More

Ramarley Graham

NYPD Cop Responsible for Ramarley Graham Shooting Quits Force

by #teamEBONY   Mar 27, 2017

The New York City officer who chased an unarmed Black teen into his home before fatally shooting him quit the police force on Sunday... Read More

James Harris Jackson

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

by #teamEBONY   Mar 23, 2017

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

Report: Suspect in NYC Fatal Stabbing Was Racially Motivated

Report: Suspect in NYC Fatal Stabbing Was Racially Motivated

by #teamEBONY   Mar 22, 2017

A fatal stabbing that claimed the life of a man in New York City on Monday was racially motivated, according to a confession made by... Read More

NYPD Cop Shoots Pregnant Teen with Taser

NYPD Cop Shoots Pregnant Teen with Taser

by #teamEBONY   Feb 15, 2017

A pregnant woman was shot with a taser by a NYPD officer in the Bronx, and the chaotic scene was caught on camera, WABC reports. Dailene... Read More

Man Dies After NYPD Officer Shoots Him with Taser

Man Dies After NYPD Officer Shoots Him with Taser

by #teamEBONY   Nov 03, 2016

An emotionally disturbed Bronx man who threatened a neighbor with a knife died after an NYPD police sergeant used a Taser on him, The... Read More

Garner

Eric Garner: What Direction Will the Justice Department Take the Case?

by #teamEBONY   Oct 26, 2016

Two years after Eric Garner, a Staten Island, N.Y., man suffered a fatal chokehold at the hands of police, there’s been a shakeup in... Read More

Can the Police Now Arrest AND Prosecute You?

Can the Police Now Arrest AND Prosecute You?

by #teamEBONY   Sep 21, 2016

A decision handed down this week by a New York City judge has created a precedent which basically allows the police to play the role... Read More

Akai Gurley

Family of Akai Gurley Wins Millions in Settlement with NYC

by #teamEBONY   Aug 16, 2016

The family of a man who was shot to death in a Brooklyn, N.Y., housing project stairwell by an NYPD officer two years ago will... Read More

Looking at the Bratton Era in NYC Through a Clear Lens

Looking at the Bratton Era in NYC Through a Clear Lens

by simone-weichselbaum-the-marshall-project   Aug 12, 2016

A flood of predictable reactions — from police and protest circles — greeted the announcement Tuesday that New York Police Commissioner William J. Bratton... Read More