Boston Police Officer Suspended After Allegedly Hurling Racial Slurs at Black Teens During Confrontation at McDonald’s — Atlanta Black Star

A Boston policeman accused of shoving a group of high school students, using the n-word and calling them “monkeys” has been suspended. Officer Joseph Lynch… 471 more wordsBoston Police Officer Suspended After Allegedly Hurling Racial Slurs at Black Teens During Confrontation at McDonald’s — Atlanta Black Star

Giving Pennsylvania Cops the ‘Middle Finger’ Is Apparently Enough to Get Kneed and Tackled, Victim Files Lawsuit Against 5 Cops Involved — Nappy Newz

A California man has filed a lawsuit accusing five Pennsylvania police officers of responding with “unreasonable and excessive force” when he “extended his middle finger” at one of the them in 2017. John White, 29, asked for a judgment in excess of $150,000 after filing the suit Friday in Pennsylvania’s Eastern District, according to Lancaster […]Giving … Continue reading Giving Pennsylvania Cops the ‘Middle Finger’ Is Apparently Enough to Get Kneed and Tackled, Victim Files Lawsuit Against 5 Cops Involved — Nappy Newz

Indianapolis Police Officer Punches 17-Year-Old During Verbal Altercation [WATCH] — Black America Web

A disturbing Facebook video shows a white Indiana police officer aggressively punching a 17-year-old during a verbal altercation. According to a statement from the police department, the officers were called to the scene to assist with a “large fight” after an unidentified male student was placed in the custody of an Indianapolis Public School officer. … Continue reading Indianapolis Police Officer Punches 17-Year-Old During Verbal Altercation [WATCH] — Black America Web

Handcuffed black man is led by rope down street by cops on horseback [Video]- CBS News

Galveston, Texas — The Galveston Police Department is apologizing for the way officers arrested a black man over the weekend, CBS Houston affiliate KHOU reported. The department said two officers arrested a 43-year-old man for criminal trespass in downtown Galveston. The man was handcuffed and a rope was clipped to the handcuffs before he was led walking down … Continue reading Handcuffed black man is led by rope down street by cops on horseback [Video]- CBS News

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

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