Police Brutality

Stay Woke: Here’s How Hip Hop Is Responding To Police Violence

Stay Woke: Here’s How Hip Hop Is Responding To Police Violence

Artists address the latest spate of shootings by police in their music

Brooklyn District Attorney Says Cop Should Be Jailed for Police Brutality

Brooklyn District Attorney Says Cop Should Be Jailed for Police Brutality

Officer Joel Edouard was found guilty of assault for stomping on a man’s head in Bed-Stuy

New Documents Reveal Details of Chicago Police Brutality at Homan Square

New Documents Reveal Details of Chicago Police Brutality at Homan Square

Cops used punches, knee and elbow strikes, wrist twists, Tasers, and batons against men in custody

No Indictment in Death of Sandra Bland

No Indictment in Death of Sandra Bland

A Texas grand jury ruled out foul play in Bland’s death.

Protesters Turn Out to Shut Down Rikers Island

Protesters Turn Out to Shut Down Rikers Island

NYPD officers arrived on the scene with police dogs, riot gear, and gas masks and have reportedly already arrested several protesters.

A Mentally Ill Person Is Shot By Police Every 36 Hours

A Mentally Ill Person Is Shot By Police Every 36 Hours

Police techniques such as shouting commands and intimidation are “like pouring gasoline on a fire” when dealing with the mentally ill.