Police shooting of Black man poses Pete Buttigieg’s biggest 2020 challenge yet — Nappy News

Mayor Pete Buttigieg stood before newly sworn police officers to welcome them to the city’s ranks, just as he has more than a dozen times since taking office. But this time he was a Democratic candidate for president, speaking days after a white officer fatally shot a black man the officer said was armed with … Continue reading Police shooting of Black man poses Pete Buttigieg’s biggest 2020 challenge yet — Nappy News

You Want to F–k Around with Me?’: Florida Officer Fired After Video of Him Grabbing Black Teen by the Neck — Nappy News

A Florida police officer has been fired after online video of him roughing up a Black teen during a heated confrontation in the Tampa suburb of Largo. On Tuesday, the Largo Police Department announced the termination of officer Brian Livernois after an internal investigation found he violated department policy, the Tampa Bay Times reported. https://nappynewz.com/2019/06/22/you-want-to-f-k-around-with-me-florida-officer-fired-after-video-of-him-grabbing-black-teen-by-the-neck/  

‘Expert’ Says It Was ‘Reasonable’ For Cops To Shoot And Kill Man Sleeping In His Car [Video] — Black America Web

An extensive report by a former police officer has absolved California police officers of any wrongdoing in a police shooting, concluding that it was reasonable for multiple officers to open fire on a man as he slept in his car. As previously reported, on Feb. 9, a Vallejo, Calif., Taco Bell employee called 911 and informed … Continue reading ‘Expert’ Says It Was ‘Reasonable’ For Cops To Shoot And Kill Man Sleeping In His Car [Video] — Black America Web

WATCH: Phoenix Police Chief Booed While Promising Change at Community Meeting Over Cops’ Treatment of Black Family Suspected of Shoplifting — BCNN1 WP

Dravon Ames, holding microphone, speaks to Phoenix Police Chief Jeri Williams and Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego, as his fiancee, Iesha Harper, right, holds 1-year-old daughter London, at a community meeting, Tuesday, June 18, 2019, in Phoenix. The community meeting stems from reaction to a videotaped encounter that surfaced recently of Ames and his pregnant fiancee, … Continue reading WATCH: Phoenix Police Chief Booed While Promising Change at Community Meeting Over Cops’ Treatment of Black Family Suspected of Shoplifting — BCNN1 WP

Sheriff’s Deputies Fire 37 Shots Killing Unarmed Father Of 3 [Video] — Black America Web

An unarmed Black man was shot and killed by sheriff’s deputies in South Los Angeles and now his family is threatening to sue; and there has been outrage on social media — including emotional pleas from rapper The Game to the city’s mayor. “Another young black man taken away from his children at the hands of the … Continue reading Sheriff’s Deputies Fire 37 Shots Killing Unarmed Father Of 3 [Video] — Black America Web

‘Outrageous’: Maryland School Calls Police, Secret Service to Question a 10-Year-Old Black Boy Over Handing Out Play Money — Atlanta Black Star

The mother of a fourth-grader in Maryland has launched a petition after her son was questioned by police — and the Secret Service — for using play money. Tiffany Kelly’s issue is what she says is “over policing” concerning non-white boys. As such, she launched a petition last month to present to officials within the … Continue reading ‘Outrageous’: Maryland School Calls Police, Secret Service to Question a 10-Year-Old Black Boy Over Handing Out Play Money — Atlanta Black Star

Arizona cops terrorize black family at gunpoint after 4-year-old takes a doll from the dollar store — 3CHICSPOLITICO

Arizona cops threatened to shoot a Black mother in the head because her 4 year old took a doll from the Dollar Store without paying for it. It’s unbelievable to watch. Savage beasts terrorizing a Black family with yelling, cussing and threatening to KILL people over a mutha fkn doll. When the Black mother begs the cop … Continue reading Arizona cops terrorize black family at gunpoint after 4-year-old takes a doll from the dollar store — 3CHICSPOLITICO