Category: Police Brutality


Nigeria’s police order massive mobilization to ‘dominate the public space’ after unrest over SARS

The police order could further heighten tensions in Africa’s most populous country LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria’s top police official on Saturday ordered the immediate mobilization of all officers to…

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San Bernardino police officer kills Black man

Allegedly, the officer had his gun drawn as he left his police car San Bernardino police shot and killed a Black man outside a liquor store. The man’s only known…

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Illinois officer who shot Black couple in Chicago suburbs, killing one, has been fired

The unnamed officer was fired for ‘multiple policy and procedure violations,’ local police say An Illinois police officer has been fired for his role in a police shooting in the…

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Moms of those killed by police honored by Truth Hope and Justice Initiative

After losing children to police violence, mothers across the country are being paid tribute to during a digital event pushing police reform. When George Floyd took his last breath with…

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Beyoncé sends message to #EndSARS protesters in Nigeria

‘We Stand With You,’ said Beyoncé This week Beyoncé has joined the growing list of A-listers speaking out about the #EndSARS movement amidst widespread protests in Nigeria. On Tuesday evening,…

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Black immigrants find camaraderie, divide amid protests

The number of Black immigrants to the United States has increased in recent decades largely due to family reunification Inspired by the global protests against systemic racism and police brutality,…

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Black man’s family views graphic video of in-custody death

The family of Ronald Greene’s attorney says the bodycam footage shows troopers choking, beating and repeatedly jolting him with stun guns and dragging him face-down across the pavement. BATON ROUGE,…

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Kansas City protests continue after officer in violent arrest of pregnant woman remains on the job

Deja Stallings was nine months pregnant two weeks ago when police manhandled her during a demonstration in Kansas City Deja Stallings says she was just trying to protect a friend…

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