Tag: Police

New Philadelphia Law Would Allow Cops to Veto Concerts

New Philadelphia Law Would Allow Cops to Veto Concerts

Looks like a Body Count or N.W.A. reunion show in Philly is not in the cards.

Study Finds Schools With More Black Students Hire More Security Officers

Study Finds Schools With More Black Students Hire More Security Officers

The researchers of a new study warn that the increase in suspensions and arrests of black students contributes to the “school-to-prison pipeline.”

Stingray Devices Allow Police to Spy on Mobile Phone Calls

Stingray Devices Allow Police to Spy on Mobile Phone Calls

Just when you thought you were safe from Big Brother, think again.

White Drivers More Likely to Be Found With Contraband Than Black Drivers

White Drivers More Likely to Be Found With Contraband Than Black Drivers

Even though white drivers are most likely to carry illegal contraband, officers continue to racially profile black drivers.

7,000 People Were Detained by Chicago Cops at Homan Square ‘Black Site’

7,000 People Were Detained by Chicago Cops at Homan Square ‘Black Site’

“It’s a scary place. There’s nothing about it that resembles a police station. It comes from a Bond movie or something.”

Motorist Gets $40K Settlement After Receiving a Ticket for Having HIV

Motorist Gets $40K Settlement After Receiving a Ticket for Having HIV

The cop said that “the police do not like people with HIV.”