by Alice Ollstein Posted on March 27, 2015 Updated: March 27, 2015
New bills in Congress aim to reduce arrests and police brutality.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on March 23, 2015 Updated: March 23, 2015
Current policies vary across police departments, but mirroring the population of the community police officers serve could help improve relationships.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on March 20, 2015 Updated: March 20, 2015
“I thought Virginia would give me an interpreter and they said no," Abreham Zemedagegehu said. "That’s why I felt lost."
by Nicole Flatow Posted on March 19, 2015 Updated: March 20, 2015
“I think most of us would be surprised that there are ABC officers in college towns that hang out outside of bars waiting for folks to get in.”
by Nicole Flatow Posted on March 17, 2015
Harrison’s mother had called the police for help getting her mentally ill son to the hospital.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on March 15, 2015 Updated: March 15, 2015
In response to a text by a police officer asking, “Do you celebrate quanza [sic] at your school?” a former San Francisco Police Department Sergeant responded, "Yeah we burn the cross on the field! Then we celebrate Whitemas.”
by Andrew Breiner Posted on March 5, 2015 Updated: March 5, 2015
Watching the police made all the difference in the case of Enrique Del Rosario.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on February 12, 2015 Updated: March 27, 2015
Police turn to Big Data to drop crime rates. Could that turn into high-tech profiling?
by Judd Legum Posted on January 28, 2015 Updated: January 28, 2015
The Longview Police released surveillance footage capturing the final moments of Kristiana Coignard's life.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on January 27, 2015 Updated: March 27, 2015
The police tracking function in the crowd-sourced traffic app Waze makes police worry about their safety.