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Police Discrimination

WATCH: Louis Gossett Jr. Recalls His Racist Experience In Hollywood

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 02.19.2015 | Black Voices

Last year, Beverly Hills police department came under fire following the arrest of television producer Charles Belk who was reportedly mistaken as a b...

How Much Can Federal Guidelines On Racial Profiling Change Law Enforcement?

HuffPost Live | Chris Branch | Posted 12.03.2014 | Black Voices

President Obama delivered on Tuesday what many hailed as progress in a post-Ferguson world: Funding for 50,000 body cameras that policemen will be for...

Beverly Hills Cops Arrest Black TV Producer Who They Thought Robbed A Bank

Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 09.02.2014 | Black Voices

As the nation continues to grapple with police discrimination in America, a number of incidents are now surfacing more than ever thanks to the power o...

The Central Park Jogger Case Is Settled for $40 Million, But What About Justice for Other Black and Latino Teens?

Natalie Byfield | Posted 08.25.2014 | Black Voices
Natalie Byfield

For me, in this case, the arc of the moral universe encompasses more than the men involved; and thus it is longer even than the 25 years it took for the exonerate men to get this measure of reparation or justice.

WATCH: How The Criminal Justice System Profiles LGBT People

HuffPost Live | Kira Brekke | Posted 05.08.2014 | Gay Voices

The United States' criminal justice system has a habit of discriminating against the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community and peopl...

Officer Fired For Bringing Trayvon Martin Target To Gun Range

AP | Posted 04.14.2013 | Black Voices

UPDATE: Sgt. Ron King has released a YouTube video in response to the allegations against him. PREVIOUSLY: PORT CANAVERAL, Fla. -- A police offi...

LAPD Officer Wins $1.2M After Enduring Shocking Racial Harassment

Posted 03.27.2013 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES - A black LA police officer was awarded $1.2 million by a jury Tuesday for being the target of vulgar racial harassment by a white supervi...

There Has To Be A Way For LAPD To Stop Offending People

Posted 03.22.2013 | Los Angeles

Two lesbian police officers will receive a $1.25 million settlement from the City of Los Angeles over allegations that they were targets for discrimin...

Former Burbank Police Officer Wins $1.3 Million From City

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 03.20.2012 | Los Angeles

A former Burbank deputy police chief was awarded $1.29 million Monday after a jury found that he was fired for speaking out against racial discriminat...