Tag: police brutality
"This happened today. Do not look away."
Mills has been the subject of more than 15 civilian complaints between 2012 and 2015.
An African-American family is suing the city of Phoenix, Arizona, after police held them at gunpoint because their 4-year-old daughter had allegedly...
Police in Chicago are using excessive force, leaving children and families traumatized.
Although the teenage girl was resisting arrest, her hands were cuffed behind her back and she had been restrained by a seat belt when the female officer began striking her.
The documentary “16 Shots” examines the 2014 murder of African-American teenager Laquan McDonald in Chicago and the attempt by the city’s police department to cover up the events.
“No amount of money can compensate for the loss of Connor, but it does show a recognition on the part of the county of its obligation."
The officers responsible for the inmate’s death were charged with neglect, misconduct, and obstruction.
“The residents of San Francisco, our Mayor and City leaders, the news media and the hardworking men and women of the police department deserve better."