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Akron Police Caught on Video Wailing on Man They Have Pinned to the Ground

In a viral video posted online on Sunday, police officers in Akron, OH, can be seen pinning a purported suspect on the ground, using a Taser and chokeholding on him, and then delivering at least a dozen blows to the man’s body after backup arrived.

Shameful Washington Post 'Fact Check' Rules Cops Aren't Really Killing That Many Black Kids Shameful Washington Post 'Fact Check' Rules Cops Aren't Really Killing That Many Black Kids

Fact checkers believe they’re God’s gift to journalism—our final line of defense against the Fake News Times—even when they’re objectively bad at their jobs. But the Washington Post’s Glenn “Fact Checker” Kessler really took the semantic exercise to a whole new plane today by fact-checking Texas Senate candidate Beto…

Disturbing Video Shows Baltimore
Police Officer Brutally Beating Unarmed Man Disturbing Video Shows Baltimore Police Officer Brutally Beating Unarmed Man

The Baltimore Police Department is under scrutiny yet again after a video went viral on Saturday showing two black officers brutally assaulting an unarmed black man seemingly for no reason.

Officer Kills Unarmed Black Teen in Pennsylvania

A police officer in East Pittsburgh fatally shot 17-year-old Antwon Rose as he was running away—and the community wants answers.

Minneapolis Police Requested That EMS Workers Give People Ketamine, Even When They Didn't Want It Minneapolis Police Requested That EMS Workers Give People Ketamine, Even When They Didn't Want It

Here’s a truly nightmarish report about how the Minneapolis Police Department pushed EMTs to administer ketamine to people—some of whom didn’t want it, and in some cases when no crime was actually being committed—courtesy of the Star-Tribune:

Arizona Cops Caught on Tape Mocking Injured Suspect After Violent Arrest

New body camera footage shows Mesa police officers violently arresting a man, and then mocking him as he received treatment.

Arizona Police Caught on Camera Beating Unarmed Man

Several Mesa, AZ police officers have been put on leave after surveillance and body cam video showed them repeatedly kicking and punching an unarmed man.

Family of Black Man Killed by White Cop Awarded Just $4 By Florida Jury  Family of Black Man Killed by White Cop Awarded Just $4 By Florida Jury 

How much is the life of a man killed in his own garage by police officers worth these days? According to a federal jury in Florida, the answer is $4.

Border Patrol Officer Shot and Killed Undocumented Woman in Texas Border Patrol Officer Shot and Killed Undocumented Woman in Texas

A Border Patrol officer reportedly shot and killed an undocumented woman in Texas on Wednesday afternoon.

The Racist History of Loitering Laws

When you see black people get arrested for waiting in a Starbucks or choked and killed for selling cigarettes on a street corner, you’re looking at the racist history of loitering laws at work.

White Police Officer Filmed Punching Black Teen in the Face During Arrest

A video has recently surfaced showing a police officer in Wauwatosa, WI punching a 17-year-old boy outside the mall during an arrest.

Video Shows Georgia Cops Scream Curses and Drag 65-Year-Old Grandmother Out of Her Car

What started as a routine traffic stop in Alpharetta, GA resulted in a 65-year-old black woman being pulled out of her car and screamed at by a police officer, who accused her of failing to sign a ticket.

Disturbing Video Shows Florida Officer Slamming Student to the Ground

A Florida high school student was slammed to the ground by the school’s resource officer after allegedly resisting arrest. Officials are now investigating.

What a Video of a White Woman Flipping Out at Police Says About American Racism

A recent video of a white woman aggressively confronting officers over a traffic stop reveals some stark differences between how police allow white people and black people to behave when they’re pulled over.

Police Under Investigation for Violent Arrest of a Black Woman at Alabama Waffle House

It seems that Waffle House is suddenly ground zero for horrifying incidents in America.

Harvard Is in Crisis After Police Beating of Black Student

A black Harvard student named Selorm Ohene was violently tackled and beaten by police in Cambridge, MA after they approached him for being naked in public. The incident has prompted a furious response from students accusing the school of failing to keep Ohene safe by giving him adequate medical attention, and of not…

Police Unions Are Quietly Trying to Make It Harder to Protest All Over America Police Unions Are Quietly Trying to Make It Harder to Protest All Over America

After years of protests against police abuses in Minneapolis, Baltimore, Standing Rock, and beyond, law enforcement has found a way to try and clamp down on any future mass movements by quietly lobbying for bills that seek to criminalize protesting itself.

Video Shows Cops Tackling and Punching Black Harvard Student in Violent Arrest Video Shows Cops Tackling and Punching Black Harvard Student in Violent Arrest

Cambridge police were arresting Selorm Ohene, a 21-year-old black Harvard student who is studying mathematics, when the Friday night arrest turned violent, with newly released video showing officers piling on and punching him. The department has launched an internal investigation into the incident.

Another Unarmed Black Man Was Shot and Killed by the Police—This Time in Brooklyn Another Unarmed Black Man Was Shot and Killed by the Police—This Time in Brooklyn

Less than a month after Stephon Clark was killed by police in Sacramento, CA, 34-year-old Saheed Vassell—another unarmed black man—was shot to death by NYPD in Brooklyn, and the community is outraged.

California Lawmakers Want to Make it Harder for Police to Justify Shooting People California Lawmakers Want to Make it Harder for Police to Justify Shooting People

Time and time again, police get away with murder in this country.

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