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

Jamar Clark

DOJ Report Says Minneapolis Police Kept the Peace During Protest

by #teamEBONY

A review from the Justice Department praised the Minneapolis Police Department for its restraint during an 18-day protest outside of a police station following... Read More

Ferguson

Man Sentenced for Shooting at Ferguson Protest

by #teamEBONY

A man found guilty of shooting and wounding two police officers who were at a protest in Ferguson, Mo., over the death of Michael... Read More

Tamir RIce

Dispatcher Linked to Tamir Rice Police Shooting Death Suspended

by #teamEBONY

A Cleveland emergency dispatcher whose taking of a 911 call led to the fatal shooting of 12-year-old Tamir Rice was suspended for eight days... Read More

Chappelle

Dave Chappelle Crashes…a Village Council Meeting?

by #teamEBONY

It seems like even when Dave Chappelle is off, he’s on. This time he was not exchanging people in the racial draft, damaging people’s couches... 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

Police

Police Officers Feel Negatively about #BlackLivesMatter, Report Shows

by Shantell E. Jamison

The vast majority of police officers feel negatively toward the Black Lives Matter movement, results released by Aizman Law reveals. The survey, all compiled... Read More

Video Shows Restrained Man Being Pepper-Sprayed by Ohio Police

Video Shows Restrained Man Being Pepper-Sprayed by Ohio Police

by Shantell E. Jamison

In October, Charles Wade was booked in Dayton, Ohio’s Montgomery County Jail, the same place a woman named Amber Swink had been pepper-sprayed while... Read More

Cop in Philando Castile Shooting Case Faces Court Hearing

Cop in Philando Castile Shooting Case Faces Court Hearing

by #teamEBONY

A judge will decide the fate of the suburban Minneapolis police officer charged in the shooting death of Philando Castile last year, in a... Read More