On January 10th, police officers in Memphis killed Tyre Nichols, a 29-year-old African American. The incident has sparked widespread outrage and calls for accountability, as well as questions about the use of force by police and the treatment of young people of color in the criminal justice system.
WATCH: Oklahoma Prisoner Dead After Holding Officer Hostage on Facebook Live
On the same day an officer is booked into custody for domestic assault and battery, prisoners hold a detention officer hostage.
The Divide between Proud Boys and Law Enforcement Intensifies as MAGA March Approaches
The Proud Boys were able to cause major disruptions at Trump rallies, with the help of law enforcement in 2020, but since the start of the new year, that has not been the case.
A Dozen California Cops Open Fire on Homeless Woman, Releasing K9, before Arresting Her
A video surfaced online that showed a dozen officers lined up in a firing squad, shooting a woman, and releasing their dog on her.
A Black Man is Set to be Executed Thursday and Needs your Help: Op-ed
Brandon Bernard, 40, is currently sitting at the U.S. Penitentiary in Terre Haute, where he is scheduled to be executed Thursday for a crime that happened in 1999. Bernard was charged with being an accomplice in the death of a couple. Many believe that his role in their death was done under duress, as he had a gun pointed at him.
Florida Police Raid Covid-19 Scientist House
With guns in hand, Florida law enforcement entered Rebekah Jones house on Monday and served her a search warrant, to seize her electronical devices. "They pointed a gun in my face. They pointed guns at my kids," the scientist wrote on Twitter.
Over a Dozen NYPD Officers Tackle Business Owner for Not Providing ID
Numerous videos surfaced on TikTok showing "a whole precinct" of NYPD officers tackling a business owner for refusing to identify himself, when no crime was committed.
Florida Police Report Contradicts Press Release in ‘Eating while Black’ Case
Fort Myers Police Department has released their computer-assisted dispatch report of what they say transpired when they detained, handcuffed, and fingerprinted two Black minors for eating while Black.
Florida Police Department Admits to Fingerprinting Black Minors without Consent
Fort Myers Police Department has released a press statement admitting to fingerprinting and detaining two Black minors, since the publication of the viral video.
Florida Teens Harassed and Fingerprinted at McDonald’s for Eating while Black
A new video surfaced on Facebook showing what it is like to eat while Black in Fort Myers, as police continue to target young Black teens.
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