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Georgia Cop Who Shot Handcuffed Man Won't Be Charged

AP | RUSS BYNUM | Posted 02.25.2015 | Crime

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A police officer who fatally shot a handcuffed man won't face criminal charges after a grand jury concluded Wednesday that the ...

Why We Marched

Renaldo Pearson | Posted 12.23.2014 | Politics
Renaldo Pearson

Because we have already called for an end to mass incarceration, but, though there has been progress, our elected local, state and especially federal officials haven't gone far enough.

Charles Smith: #HeStillDeservedLife

Renaldo Pearson | Posted 12.14.2014 | Black Voices
Renaldo Pearson

By now, you've probably seen this controversial news out of Savannah, Georgia: On a Thursday morning nearly a month ago (September 18), 29 year-old Charles Smith was shot and killed, while handcuffed, by Savannah-Chatham Police Officer David Jannot.

Soldier Joyfully Reunites With His Furry Best Friend, Lots Of Belly Rubs Ensue

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 09.10.2014 | Good News

They say that absence makes the heart grow fonder, but sometimes you just have to see it to believe it. When Army Lt. Charles Smith was called into...

University Of Richmond Student Charged In Georgetown Drug Bust

The Collegian | Fred Shaia and Kristy Burkhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Washington, D.C., police arrested a University of Richmond freshman, along with two Georgetown University students, on Oct. 23 on charges of maintaini...

Three Charged With Keeping Secret Drug Lab Inside Georgetown Dorm | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Police in the nation's capital have released the names of two Georgetown University students charged with keeping a secret drug lab inside a dorm room...

Mistrial For 2 Men Charged With LA Triple Killing

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — A mistrial has been declared for two Los Angeles men accused of spraying bullets into a crowd in a 2006 gang attack that killed a ...

Indiana Prison Escape: 2nd Of 3 Escapees Captured, 1 Still At-Large

AP | CHARLES WILSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

INDIANAPOLIS — The second of three inmates who escaped from the Indiana State Prison was captured early Tuesday at his parents' home in southern...

Indiana Prison Escape: One Inmate Caught By Mayor Daley Security Guard, 2 Still At Large

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

GRAND BEACH, Mich. — A convicted killer who escaped from the Indiana State Prison was caught Monday near the Michigan vacation home of Chicago M...