police accountability

Jordan Edwards

Ex-Police Officer Sentenced 15 Years in Prison for Killing Jordan Edwards

by Teddy Grant   Aug 30, 2018

A Texas jury sentenced an ex-police officer to 15 years in prison on Wednesday for killing Jordan Edwards, an unarmed Black teen in Dallas,... Read More

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A Look Back on the Death of Mike Brown in Ferguson

by Teddy Grant   Aug 09, 2018

Thursday marks the four-year anniversary of the fatal police shooting of unarmed teenager Mike Brown in Ferguson, Mo. Brown’s death at the hands of... Read More

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Activists Begin 8 Days of Protests in Sacramento For Stephon Clark, Brandon Smith

by Teddy Grant   Jun 21, 2018

Activists in Sacramento began eight days of protests on Tuesday calling for police to be held accountable in the deaths of Stephon Clark and... Read More

Sandra Bland Act Signed Into Law By Texas Governor

Sandra Bland Act Signed Into Law By Texas Governor

by #teamEBONY   Jun 19, 2017

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed into law a measure that seeks to prevent the circumstances that led to the death of Sandra Bland, KGBT... Read More

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Police Accountability Measures Removed from ‘Sandra Bland Act’

by #teamEBONY   May 18, 2017

The state of Texas is still feeling the effects from the 2015 death of Sandra Bland, who was found hanging in a Waller County... Read More