Muslim food delivery driver, attacked

Man Chokes Muslim Food Delivery Driver, Claims He’s Jesus

by Teddy Grant   May 10, 2018

A Muslim food delivery driver feared for her life when a customer grabbed her by her head scarf and tried to strangle her, according to... Read More

Florida man, Baby, Stolen Car

Florida Man Steals Car with Baby Inside, Drops Baby Off at Gas Station

by Teddy Grant   Mar 21, 2018

A baby was unharmed when a Florida man stole a car it was in at a West Palm Beach, Florida gas station, police say.... Read More

Baltimore Police Officers Found Guilty of Corruption Charges

Baltimore Police Officers Found Guilty of Corruption Charges

by Teddy Grant   Feb 13, 2018

Two former Baltimore police officers were found guilty on racketeering charges in one of the largest police corruption cases in history. On Monday, Daniel... Read More

School Security Guard Who Shot Self, Blamed Black Man Evades Jail Time

School Security Guard Who Shot Self, Blamed Black Man Evades Jail Time

by Zahara Hill   Dec 20, 2017

A former security guard at a Catholic university in St. Paul, Minnesota, has evaded jail time after accidentally shooting himself and then pinning his... Read More

Law School: ‘Crime, Law and Society in ‘The Wire’

Law School: ‘Crime, Law and Society in ‘The Wire’

by LaToya Cross   Mar 28, 2017

The Wire was one of the grittiest television series to hit in 2002. It was real, raw and told from the perspective of the... Read More

Trump

Trump Issues Threat to Chicago Saying He’ll ‘Send in the Feds’

by #teamEBONY   Jan 25, 2017

President Trump issued a threat through Twitter that he would “send in the feds” if Chicago cannot reduce its violent crime rate Tuesday night.... Read More

Violence, National Gun Violence Awareness Day

How to Look at Violence as a Public Health Issue

by Dr. Garth Graham   Sep 22, 2016

The rate of violence in the United States is staggering, leaving many of our largest cities at crisis level. Just last month, homicides in Chicago broke a... Read More

Reginna Jefferies

Hours Before Her Murder, Reggina Jefferies Danced At Her Friends’ Funeral

by Britni Danielle   Jun 17, 2016

By all accounts 16-year-old Reggina Jefferies was a promising young woman. The Oakland teen was gearing up for her senior year in high school... Read More

Kenya Judge Upholds Use of Anal Probes to Test Sexuality

Kenya Judge Upholds Use of Anal Probes to Test Sexuality

by #teamEBONY   Jun 16, 2016

Despite the strong objections of the global LGBTQ community, a Kenyan court on Thursday upheld the use of anal examinations to determine a suspect's sexual... Read More

Despite Billions Spent, Many Housing Projects Still Dilapidated Deathtraps

Despite Billions Spent, Many Housing Projects Still Dilapidated Deathtraps

by Drew Johnson / Urban News Service   May 20, 2016

Billions of taxpayer dollars have gone to improve government housing lately, but Jay Owens still lies awake at night holding his daughter while the... Read More