by Aviva Shen Posted on August 2, 2014
They were responding to a 911 call from a different apartment.
by Annie-Rose Strasser Posted on July 24, 2014
The incident came just three days after an asthmatic man, Eric Garner of Staten Island, was put into a choke-hold by NYPD officers and then collapsed and died.
by Annie-Rose Strasser Posted on July 18, 2014 Updated: July 20, 2014
Police say that Eric Garner, a 43-year-old asthmatic, died of a heart attack.
Want daily updates on important issues? Subscribe to
by Nicole Flatow Posted on July 9, 2014
Eighth grader Andy Lopez was shot dead by a police officer who said he thought his BB gun was a real AK47.
by Aviva Shen Posted on July 5, 2014 Updated: July 5, 2014
The video shows the cop tackle her, pin her down, and start pummeling her in the face.
by Travis Waldron Posted on June 16, 2014
Video from a Rio protest shows a police officer firing what appears to be a live round at protesters, and another reportedly fired rounds into the air.
by Christie Thompson Posted on June 8, 2014 Updated: June 9, 2014
Less than 20 miles from the country's most bike-friendly city, cops allegedly beat and tasered a man they pulled over for "bicycle violations."
by Aviva Shen Posted on May 20, 2014
“Mommy, Mommy,” he said. “The cop, he pushed my head through the window while I was handcuffed, Mommy, he pushed my head through the window.”
by Igor Volsky Posted on May 20, 2014
The police officer yelled racial and ethnic slurs and predicted that the owners of the salon would kill her and her family.
by Aviva Shen Posted on May 19, 2014
The case of Occupy Wall Street activist Cecily McMillan is part of an unfortunate pattern.