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Sandra Bland


Former EBONY writer and editor Jamilah Lemieux published this powerful opinion piece on July 16, 2015, just days after Bland was found dead in a Texas jail in Waller County.

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[OFFICER INVOLVED]Separate Trials for Cops in Freddie Gray Death

Yesterday, prosecutors and the defense attorneys representing the six Baltimore police officers charged in the…

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[OFFICER INVOLVED]Mistrial in Trial of Jonathan Ferrell’s Killer

Last Friday afternoon, Superior Court Judge Robert Ervin declared a mistrial after a North Carolina…

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[OFFICER INVOLVED]Teen Shot by NJ Cops Released from Hospital

The 14-year-old who was shot by police as he ran from them has been released…

Cops Forcibly Search Woman's Vagina After Smelling Weed in Her Car

Was a Black Woman Sexually Assaulted by Texas Cops Over Weed?

You ever come across a story so terrible, you try to convince yourself you didn’t…

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[OFFICER INVOLVED]Family of John Crawford Seeks Answers

The death of Raynette Turner will be the first case the New York State Attorney…

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[OFFICER INVOLVED]Cop Jailed for Alesia Thomas Murder

Ralkina Jones, 37, died (according to the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner’s Office) at the Cleveland…

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[OFFICER INVOLVED]Video Shows Sandra Bland Arrest

Authorities released disturbing dashcam video Tuesday from Sandra Bland’s July 10 arrest. The officer in…

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[OFFICER INVOLVED]Mall Cops Suspended for Beating Black Teen

WAVY-TV reports that a man died at the scene of an officer-involved shooting early morning…

[OFFICER INVOLVED]FL Grand Jury to Investigate Jermaine McBean Shooting

The Miami Herald reports that a veteran Miami police officer shot and killed a homeless…