On Wednesday, the Justice Department released its highly anticipated report unveiling patterns of racial discrimination among officers and officials from Ferguson, Missouri. Here is the full report on the police department: DOJ Report...Show More Summary
The Department of Justice just published the results of six-month long investigation into the Ferguson police department and municipality after an officer shot and killed Michael Brown, an unarmed black man, last year. The report, which...Show More Summary
The small Texas town of Sharpstown fired their police department and replaced them with a privately-run security team, with surprising results. Sharpstown let their police force contract lapse back in 2012, and then hired S.E.A.L. Security, according to Guns.com. Show More Summary
A leaked summary report of the Depart of Justice investigation into the Ferguson Police Department and Municipal Court System is already revealing some very disturbing facts, including a racist joke about President Obama doubting whether...Show More Summary
It is everyday practise for Chicago Police Department (CPD) to deny access of accused persons to lawyers, according to attorney Richard Dvorak.
On Wednesday, the Justice Department released two reports: One detailing the ways in which the Ferguson police department has been demonstrably racist over the past two years, and another explaining why federal civil rights charges will not be pursued against Darren Wilson, the police officer who killed Michael Brown in August. Read more...
Darren Wilson will not be charged, but government report finds police department regularly violated constitution.
WASHINGTON -- A damning report released by the Justice Department on Wednesday heavily criticized the operations of the police department and municipal court in Ferguson, Missouri, where Michael Brown, an unarmed black teen, was shot...Show More Summary
The story is detailed in a series of articles in The Guardian. Excerpts from the first article:The Chicago police department operates an off-the-books interrogation compound, rendering Americans unable to be found by family or attorneys...Show More Summary
The future of the Ferguson Police Department remained unclear on Wednesday morning as the Missouri city waited for the formal release of a Department of Justice report showing that blacks were subjected to a pattern of excessive force and harassment.
An internal investigation by the Yale Police Department concluded that the officers involved in the arrest of the black son of a New York Times columnist were in compliance of department policy.
A so far unnamed Georgia cop was shot in the head and killed by a drunk gunman who ambushed police officers in the thick fog of Wednesday morning. The officer, who served with the Fulton County Police Department for 28 years and was reportedly shot in the back of the head at around 12:40am. Show More Summary
Racist E-Mails From Ferguson PD Go Public via L.A. Times r the activists who cast Ferguson, Mo., as a symbol of the fight against police racism, the Department of Justice report castigating the city’s Police Department for patterns of racial
New York Police Department Commissioner Bill Bratton has blamed marijuana for the rise in crime in the city. Its official – murders are up nearly 17% from last year. Similarly, shootings have increased by 23%. NYPD Commissioner BillShow More Summary
The Ferguson Police Department in Missouri is one of about two dozen law enforcement agencies under investigation by the Justice Department.
CHICAGO HONOR STUDENT MURDERED DAYS BEFORE HE WAS TO BE RECOGNIZED FOR HIS ADMISSION INTO COLLEGE, BUT IN THE SAME WEEK AS THE "RITUALISTIC CEREMONIES IN 'SELMA' " FOX 32 News Chicago
Seven months after one of its white officers fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old, the Ferguson, Missouri Police Department’s own findings of what transpired remain under wraps. Excessive force and possible civil rights violations by the suburban St. Show More Summary
Who would have thunk it? The Justice Department will issue findings Wednesday that accuse the police department in Ferguson, Mo., of racial bias and routinely violating the constitutional rights of black citizens by stopping drivers without reasonable suspicion, making arrests without probable cause and using excessive force, officials said. […] The findings come as Justice […]
DOJ's report on its six month investigation into police practices in Ferguson, MO will be released today. Here's what it finds, according to the New York Times. The Ferguson Police Department was routinely violating the constitutional... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
A Las Vegas hospital accidentally sent twin miscarried fetuses wrapped in linen to a commercial laundry facility on Tuesday, officials said. Henderson Police Department spokeswoman Kathleen Richards said that officers were called at around 10 a.m. local time by laundry company Angelica after...