Ohio cop faces pre-disciplinary hearing after tasering 11-year-old girl at grocery store

A Cinncinnati police officer who used a Taser on an 11-year-old Black girl at a grocery store last month was placed on restricted duty and will face a pre-disciplinary hearing. Although the Cincinnati Police Department says officers are allowed to use a Taser on children…

Officer who shot and killed naked, unarmed man won’t face charges

A police officer who shot and killed a naked, unarmed man earlier this year won’t face criminal charges, prosecutors in Virginia announced. Officer Michael Nyantakyi shot and killed 24-year-old high school biology teacher Marcus-David Peters on the shoulder of Interstate 95/64 in Richmond on May 14. Peters…

Trump’s CFO Flips On Him, And Why That’s Important

Allen Weisselberg, longtime chief financial officer of the Trump Organization, has been granted immunity by federal prosecutors as part of their investigation into President Donald Trump’s former personal attorney, Michael Cohen, NBC News reported Friday, citing multiple people with knowledge of the matter. On Tuesday,…

Baltimore police officer indicted after violent beating was captured on video

A Baltimore police officer who brutally and repeatedly punched a man has been indicted on charges of assault. A video of the officer, Arthur Williams, emerged this Saturday, in which Williams can be seen having a verbal altercation with a man on a Baltimore street….

Lezley McSpadden, mother of Michael Brown, announces campaign for Ferguson City Council

Lezley McSpadden, whose son Michael Brown was killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri in 2014, announced Friday that she is running for Ferguson City Council. Four years and one day after her son’s death, standing near the spot where her son was shot,…

Puerto Rican Woman Harassed as “Un-American”

–Puerto Rican woman Mia Irizarri is harassed and called un-American by a man in Illinois, and a police officer who witnessed the entire thing, chose to do nothing and is now on desk duty pending an investigation https://edition.cnn.com/2018/07/10/us/illinois-puerto-rico-park-officer/index.html EXCLUSIVE: Young Puerto Rican Woman Harassed by…