As gentrification swallows Chocolate City, report finds DC cops targeted black residents

Black people in Washington, D.C., were arrested 10 times as often as their white peers during a recent five-year period that has also seen the capital city top lists of the most rapidly gentrifying cities in the nation. Some 86% of those arrested from 2013 to 2017 by the Metropolitan Police Department were black, a … Continue reading As gentrification swallows Chocolate City, report finds DC cops targeted black residents