by Nicole Flatow Posted on April 19, 2015
A man suspected of killing his fiancee and his best friend told Officer Jesse Kidder repeatedly to “shoot me” as he ran toward him after a police chase. But Kidder didn’t shoot.
by Carimah Townes Posted on April 14, 2015
The state has previously been one of the worst offenders.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on April 10, 2015
"Thirteen of those blows were to his head," according to the local NBC affiliate.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on April 8, 2015
The popular crowd-funding site GoFundMe rejected a campaign to raise money for the South Carolina officer charged with fatally shooting an unarmed black man last week.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on April 3, 2015
Nearly a year after Dontre Hamilton's death, work remains to be done in training police officers in crisis intervention and expanding access to mental health care in Milwaukee.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on April 2, 2015
“I don’t know where you’re coming from, where you think you’re appropriate in doing that; that’s not the way it works. How long have you been in this country?”
by Josh Israel Posted on April 2, 2015
The landlord sent an eviction notice because, "if we gave them special privileges, it could be a real discrimination problem,"
by Alice Ollstein Posted on March 27, 2015
New bills in Congress aim to reduce arrests and police brutality.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on 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
“I thought Virginia would give me an interpreter and they said no," Abreham Zemedagegehu said. "That’s why I felt lost."