The case for getting out of the patrol car The shootings of unarmed black men at the hands of police have spurred a nationwide movement calling for law enforcement reform. In nearly every tragic incident, the same strikingly universal image is presented as evidence—one victim, usually on foot, surrounded by the strobing lights of dozens of patrol cars.
Cops roving cities in police cruisers have become a ubiquitous part of the urban landscape.
It’s difficult to keep track of all the unarmed black men receiving treatment on a scale of illegal-to-lethal at the hands of American law enforcement. But hopefully you remember Floyd Dent. He is the retired auto worker who was pum...
When will the police violence end? Florida Cop Shoots Unarmed Black Man While His Hands Are Up Via Reuters reports: A Florida sheriff called for calm after a 28-year-old unarmed black man in a stolen car was shot and
Activists that have been protesting over incident where law enforcement officers have killed unarmed black men are calling on the FBI to do a better job of keeping track of police brutality and are now asking that those numbers be l...
Recent videos of deadly police encounters with unarmed black men give credibility to what communities of color have complained about for years. The shocking reality on those videos is driving a nationwide movement.