police

Cop, Nazi, Flashlight

Ex-Cop Fired for Assaulting Black Man Says Nazi Flashlight Wasn’t His

by Teddy Grant   Oct 10, 2018

A former police officer accused of using excessive force on a handcuffed Black man claims another cop vandalized a department-issued flashlight with a Nazi... Read More

Metaphor Mary: Family Calls 911 on Whales for Swimming in the Ocean

Metaphor Mary: Family Calls 911 on Whales for Swimming in the Ocean

by Jessica Bennett   Oct 09, 2018

Being able to experience wildlife up close and personal is a privilege many will never have. That isn’t to say the moment can’t be... Read More

Mississippi high school, band, skit, police, guns

H.S. Band’s Skit Depicting Students Pointing Guns at Cops Draws Ire

by Teddy Grant   Oct 09, 2018

A halftime skit by a high school marching band that depicted police officers being held at gunpoint has led to a Mississippi school district... Read More

Detroit Cop, Fired, social media post

Detroit Cop Fired Over Controversial Social Media Post

by Teddy Grant   Sep 25, 2018

A Detroit cop who was suspended over a controversial social media post was fired this past weekend, The Detroit News reports. Sean Bostwick, 27,... Read More

new jersey sheriff, michael saudino

New Jersey Sheriff Resigns After Racist Remarks Surface

by Teddy Grant   Sep 24, 2018

A New Jersey sheriff has resigned after he was recorded making racist comments about Black people and the state’s first Sikh-American attorney general, according... Read More

Jeff Sessions

Jeff Sessions Blames BLM, Antifa and ACLU for Increase in Gun Deaths

by Teddy Grant   Sep 20, 2018

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Wednesday that the rise in shootings and gun-related deaths are the faults of groups such as Black Lives... Read More

cincinnati, racist, officer, taser

Cincinnati Officer Makes Racist Remark After Tasing 11-Year-Old Girl (VIDEO)

by Christina Santi   Sep 07, 2018

Earlier this week, body camera footage showing the aftermath of a Cincinnati officer, Kevin Brown, 55, using a taser on Donesha Gowdy, 11, was released... Read More

National Black Police Association Comes Out in Support of Colin Kaepernick

National Black Police Association Comes Out in Support of Colin Kaepernick

by Jessica Bennett   Sep 07, 2018

Multiple police organizations have condemned Nike for featuring former San Francisco 49er Colin Kaepernick in its latest ad campaign. The National Fraternal Order of... Read More

Protests Erupt in Chicago Over Death of 15-Year-Old Black Boy Who Police Say Shot Himself

Protests Erupt in Chicago Over Death of 15-Year-Old Black Boy Who Police Say Shot Himself

by Teddy Grant   Aug 21, 2018

Over 120 people protested in Chicago on Sunday over the death of a 15-year-old Black boy, who died from a gunshot wound to the... Read More

laquan mcdonald, victim, prosecutor

Judge: Prosecutors Can’t Call Laquan McDonald ‘Victim’ in Murder Trial

by Teddy Grant   Aug 16, 2018

Prosecutors are not allowed to call Laquan McDonald, a 17-year-old Black teen, who was killed by a Chicago police officer, a “victim,” until closing... Read More