A California mother says she believes her 7-year-old son’s race was a factor when his elementary school called the sheriff’s department after a white peer, who’d reportedly been bullying the child, falsely accused him of having a gun in his backpack. 646 more words‘I’m Insulted. I’m Offended.’: California Mom Says Race a Factor After 7-Year-Old Black … Continue reading ‘I’m Insulted. I’m Offended.’: California Mom Says Race a Factor After 7-Year-Old Black Son Was Questioned by Authorities Following Claim from White Schoolmate About a Gun — Atlanta Black Star
In today’s Water is Wet News we find, once again that when police are sent to target civilians at random, black and Latino people will overwhelmingly represent the victimized. The nation saw a prime example of this in the form of New York City’s stop-and-frisk policy which was first overseen by then-mayor and now U.S.…Read…In True … Continue reading In True ‘Stop and Frisk’ Fashion, New Jersey Police Admit to Targeting Minority Neighborhoods in What They Call ‘Hunting at the Border’ — The Root
A Texas police officer has been charged in the shooting that killed an unarmed Black man during a traffic stop last year. Temple officer Carmen DeCruz… 630 more wordsTexas Cop Charged with Manslaughter in Fatal Shooting of Unarmed Black Man, Police Accused of Evidence Tampering — Atlanta Black Star
The controversial “stop-and-frisk” policy of the New York Police Department has spent a great amount of time in the news lately as former NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg—who is currently running for president—has been repeatedly called to task for the policy he supported up until recently. Read more...NYPD ‘Stop-and-Frisk’ Numbers Up 22 Percent in 2019 — The … Continue reading NYPD ‘Stop-and-Frisk’ Numbers Up 22 Percent in 2019 — The Root
To hear Prince George’s Police Chief Hank Stawinski tell it, it was a case so egregious, Prince George’s Police had to act quickly. Read more...Maryland Officer Charged With Murder After Shooting Handcuffed Suspect in Cruiser — The Root Once again, a Black police officer is quickly charged with unjustly and unlawfully killing a suspect. Well, he … Continue reading Maryland Officer Charged With Murder After Shooting Handcuffed Suspect in Cruiser — The Root
Barbara Pinkney of Bradenton, Fla., has been left distraught and traumatized after a horrific encounter with Manatee County sheriff’s deputies. Read more...70-Year-Old Woman Tased Three Times, Arrested by Florida Deputy Attempting to Enter Her Home: 'I Was Scared' — The Root
image credit: Nashville Metro Police / Nashville Metro Police Newsone reports that NYPD officer Michael J Reynolds reportedly broke into a black woman’s home and threatened them multiple times while calling them racial slurs such as “nigger” 336 more wordsNYPD cop jailed after Racist incident. — Into Oblivion Bitch ass wimp.