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Pittsburgh Police Caught On Video Beating Black Man

Lonnie Jenkins was beaten by police at a Pittsburgh halfway house. “The use of force, we’re looking at very closely,” Beth Pittinger, director of the Citizens’ Police Review Board, told WTAE. “I mean, at one point, I think an officer used his baton nine times to hit the complainant here, this gentleman that’s the subject […]

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You can hear onlookers yelling “Why are you punching him?” and “You’re punching him for no reason.” Officer Tyrone Pugh didn’t seem to care. According to The State, the video…was shot outside the Columbia Soundstage, a concert venue, and shows Officer Pugh kneeling on an unidentified man and striking him at least five times after […]

Maybe they now realize they don’t all look alike. Police in St. Louis County, MO are apologizing for beating up and handcuffing a 22-year-old student who they mistook for a suspect in a car chase Thursday afternoon. But the college junior, Joseph Swink, has been left with severe damage to his ear and a totaled […]

The letter sent to Santa by a 13-year-old Chicagoan eventually made it to the White House and garnered a response from the president. His letter was written as part of an annual campaign run by Chicago non-profit DirectEffect Charities, which collects letters from Chicago public school students and coordinates with donors (or Santas) to grant […]

Allen Locke was killed by police in Rapid City, SD, one day after attending a rally against cops called #NativeLivesMatter. Locke was shot up to five times by Rapid City Officer Anthony Meirose, who was called to remove a person from a residence, according to a press release by the Rapid City Police Department, noted […]

This happened in the city of Berkeley, MO at a gas station late Tuesday night. St. Louis County Police confirmed in a statement that an officer from the city of Berkeley had “fired several shots,” saying the cop was “fearing for his life” after a male allegedly pulled out a handgun and pointed it at […]

The Milwaukee County District Attorney says the officer won’t be charged in the death of a man he shot who has a history of mental illness. The April 30 shooting of Dontre Hamilton in a downtown park by Officer Christopher Manney inspired a series of protests in Milwaukee, including one over the weekend that led […]

In a touching display of compassion and unity, Emerald Snipes, daughter of the man who died in a police choke-hold, Monday visited the Brooklyn sight where two NYPD Officers were killed. She laid a wreath, gave her respects and made a few comments. Eric Garner’s daughter said she was touched by the heart-wrenching message one officer’s son, […]

Thousands of protesters swarmed Minnesota’s Mall of America Saturday to speak out for police reform. “I’m getting my feelings out and I’m letting the world know that we’re not going to take this anymore,” Emma Eubanks, a 18-year-old protester  told Fusion just before the event began. Upon hearing the news that two police officers had been killed […]

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