Police Brutality

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Dallas, TX — After the Dallas police department refused to fire an officer who admitted to killing an innocent man, outrage erupted, and rightfully...
Police
Republicans in statehouses across the U.S. are devising legal tools to regulate public dissent as demonstrators take to the streets to protest ...
Marijauna
Support for marijuana legalization might be at a national all-time high, but not a single minute passes in U.S. without a cop pinching someone for...
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Like many in the US, filmmaker Craig Atkinson was glued to the news coverage of the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013. But Atkinson was unsettled by...
Police
New research put out by the Associated Press (AP) has revealed systemic police misuse of access to confidential and private information. The AP sent...
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Reuters) - Dozens of armed National Guardsmen took up positions on street corners in Charlotte, North Carolina on Friday after the...
Police
With 788 people killed by police this year alone, death at the hands of law enforcement has become so routine in this country that it risks becoming...
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Protests turned violent for a second night in Charlotte after Tuesday’s fatal police shooting of a black man. Late Wednesday, Gov. Pat McCrory...
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Charlotte officials say they are preparing for more protests today following a night of violence over an officer-involved fatal shooting of an...
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The ACLU of Connecticut is suing state police for fabricating retaliatory criminal charges against a protester after troopers were recorded...
Police
Police forces across the United States are stockpiling massive databases with personal information from millions of Americans who crossed paths...
The five teenage boys were sitting in a parked car in a gated community in Melbourne, Florida, when a police officer pulled up behind them. Officer...
Colin Kaepernick
AN DIEGO — After hearing loud and sustained boos directed at him during the San Francisco 49ers’ preseason game against the San Diego Chargers on...
Police Line
Police have shot and killed an unarmed deaf man in North Carolina only yards from his house. Daniel Kevin Harris was driving his Volvo when trooper...
Police
The U.S. Department of Justice concludes in a study that the Baltimore Police Department routinely violated citizens’ constitutional rights and...
MRAP
Police killings of black people, which last year outnumbered lynchings of African Americans during the worst year of Jim Crow, have touched off two...
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The Fresno Police Department released body camera video Wednesday showing Dylan Noble repeatedly ignoring officers’ demands that he stop moving back...
Police State
Photographs and video of heavily armed police officers wearing body armor and helmets arresting protesters in Baton Rouge over the weekend...