Tamir RIce

Tamir Rice Case: Officers Describe Shooting in Newly Released Videos

by #teamEBONY

One officer said he thought he was going to die. The other said he didn’t know it was a kid. Both are two cops who have... Read More

Grand Rapids

How 5 Unarmed Black Boys Wound Up at the Business End of a Police Weapon

by #teamEBONY

“I do not want to die, bro.” “Can you please put the gun down?” Those were the words uttered by a group of unarmed... Read More

Fresno

Fresno Shooter Set Out to Kill ‘As Many People as He Could,’ Police Say

by Madison J. Gray

The suspect who police say took three lives in downtown Fresno, Calif., had intended to go on a lethal rampage once he found out that he... Read More

Sheila Abdus-Salaam

NY Judge’s Death Now Being Viewed as ‘Suspicious’ by Police

by #teamEBONY

The New York region was shocked to learn that a groundbreaking judge had been found dead on the banks of the Hudson River, having reportedly... Read More

Police Still Searching for Man Who Posted Killing on Facebook

Police Still Searching for Man Who Posted Killing on Facebook

by #teamEBONY

A Cleveland man who police say walked up to a senior citizen and shot him at point blank range, then posted the video to... Read More

San Bernardino

2 Dead, 2 Wounded in Murder-Suicide at San Bernardino School

by #teamEBONY

Authorities say two people were killed in an apparent murder-suicide at an elementary school in San Bernardino, Calif., on Monday, the second major shooting... Read More

Metropolitan Police Officer Charged with Robbery, Child Sex Offenses

Metropolitan Police Officer Charged with Robbery, Child Sex Offenses

by #teamEBONY

A Metropolitan Police Department officer was arrested and charged with engaging in sexual activity with a 15-year-old girl before robbing her earlier this year.... Read More

Woman Told to Stop Calling 911 Shot Dead Hours Later

Woman Told to Stop Calling 911 Shot Dead Hours Later

by Shantell E. Jamison

A Sanford, Florida, woman who was told to stop calling 911 was murdered, KTRK reports. Three hours before Latina Herring was allegedly killed by her boyfriend,... Read More

Cincinnati

5 Things to Know About the Cincinnati Nightclub Shooting

by #teamEBONY

Early Sunday, shots rang out Cincinnati’s Cameo nightclub, killing one person and injuring as many as 16 people, according to police, but authorities are still... Read More

wyclef jean

Wyclef Jean Says He’s ‘Appalled’ by LAPD After Run-in With Police

by #TeamEBONY

Tensions between communities of color and law enforcement still run high. After years of problematic interactions that have culminated in several high-profile extrajudicial killings... Read More