Ex Oklahoma Cop Daniel Holtzclaw Convicted of Raping Several Black Women Loses Appeal for a New Case — Atlanta Black Star

Daniel Holtzclaw, the former Oklahoma City policeman convicted of rape and other sexual assaults, has been denied his appeals to have his convictions overturned, local station… 253 more wordsEx Oklahoma Cop Daniel Holtzclaw Convicted of Raping Several Black Women Loses Appeal for a New Case — Atlanta Black Star

Mississippi Sheriff Claims They’d Never Encountered Such Strength Despite Beating Unarmed, Handcuffed Black Man to a Pulp — Atlanta Black Star

An attorney is pursuing state and federal claims against Mississippi law enforcement officers he says brutally beat an unarmed Black man out of his clothes at a road block checkpoint. 621 more wordsMississippi Sheriff Claims They’d Never Encountered Such Strength Despite Beating Unarmed, Handcuffed Black Man to a Pulp — Atlanta Black Star

Dallas DA Dismisses Charges Against 3 DPD Officers For 2016 In-Custody Death — CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

The Dallas County District Attorney’s Office has dismissed charges against three officers accused of contributing to the death of a 32-year-old Rockwall man.Dallas DA Dismisses Charges Against 3 DPD Officers For 2016 In-Custody Death — CBS Dallas / Fort Worth Getting murdered by cops is wrong no matter who it is. This man's story needs to … Continue reading Dallas DA Dismisses Charges Against 3 DPD Officers For 2016 In-Custody Death — CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

Florida Police Chase Down Bike-Riding Black Teen Who Fled Out of Fear, Strike Him With Car Before Tasing Him in Violent Arrest — Atlanta Black Star

Police in Hollywood, Florida, are accused of using excessive force during the arrest of a 15-year-old African-American boy, who says that he was strong-armed and even tasered by police. Jaydon Stubbs was arrested last Wednesday as he and a group of friends were heading to Hollywood Beach to bike along the boardwalk, Local 10 News reported. According to an affidavit, … Continue reading Florida Police Chase Down Bike-Riding Black Teen Who Fled Out of Fear, Strike Him With Car Before Tasing Him in Violent Arrest — Atlanta Black Star

‘I Beat That N***r Like He Owed Me Money’: New Jersey Cop Faces Up to 40 Years for Federal Charges Including Using Excessive Force- Atlanta Black Star

An FBI investigation into several police officers in Paterson, New Jersey, has led to a seventh one being charged. On Tuesday, Frank Toledo pled guilty in U.S. District Court in Newark to conspiracy to violate people’s civil rights, using excessive force, and filing a false police report, the Paterson Times reported. https://atlantablackstar.com/2019/07/20/i-beat-that-nr-like-he-owed-me-money-new-jersey-cop-faces-up-to-40-years-for-federal-charges-including-using-excessive-force/

Secretly Captured Cellphone Video Shows At Least 5 Florida Guards Beating Black Prisoner for More Than 5 Minutes — Atlanta Black Star

Cellphone video shows a group of Florida correctional officers beating a Black man on the prison yard for more than 5 minutes in an incident that a prison official said could lead to criminal charges for the guards involved. The video shot July 8 through a window screen at Lake Correctional Institution shows at least … Continue reading Secretly Captured Cellphone Video Shows At Least 5 Florida Guards Beating Black Prisoner for More Than 5 Minutes — Atlanta Black Star

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