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Police Racism

Police Allegedly Use Stun Gun On Black Father Waiting For His Kids

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 08.29.2014 | Black Voices

Chris Lollie says he was just sitting in front of a First National Bank in downtown St. Paul, Minnesota, on Jan. 31, waiting to pick up his kids, when...

My Family Has Been Racially Profiled Everywhere from Harvard to Our Own Home

Madison T. Shockley II | Posted 08.28.2014 | World
Madison T. Shockley II

I fit the description. I was a black man.

Matt Ferner

Attorney On Ezell Ford Killing: 'This Is In Fact An Execution'

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Ferner | Posted 09.08.2014 | Politics

LOS ANGELES -- The lawyer for the family of Ezell Ford, the 25-year-old unarmed black man with mental illness who was fatally shot by a police officer...

Matt Ferner

LAPD Delays Release Of Ezell Ford Autopsy

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Ferner | Posted 08.20.2014 | Black Voices

LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Police Department has delayed the release of a pending autopsy report for Ezell Ford, the 25-year-old unarmed black man...

New Raw Video Surfaces In NYPD Chokehold Death (GRAPHIC)

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 07.19.2014 | Crime

Another video has surfaced online of Eric Garner, a New York man who died after an NYPD officer put him in a chokehold in broad daylight on Thursday. ...

'Gentle Giant' Dies After NYPD Cop Puts Him In Chokehold

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 07.20.2014 | Crime

A New York resident died Thursday after police officers put the man, who was asthmatic, in a chokehold before apparently slamming his head on the grou...

WATCH: Racial Profiling At USC?

Posted 05.07.2013 | Los Angeles

The Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) responded to a noise complaint at an African-American USC student party early Saturday morning with seventy-n...

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...

Ugly Facebook Post From The Police Union In Columbia, Missouri

Radley Balko | Posted 05.19.2013 | Politics

UPDATE: 3:50 p.m. -- A spokesperson from the Columbia Police Officers' Association wrote to say that the post was satire, rather than a suggestion. T...

Tribune's ChicagoNow Hosts Cop's Racist Rant

Time Out Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Chicago Tribune's community blogging product, ChicagoNow, has hosted a hate-filled, racist rant by blogger Joe the Cop entitled "The ghetto shooti...

Off Duty Chicago Police Accused of Election Night Hate Crimes

Jayne Lyn Stahl | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jayne Lyn Stahl

Three unmarked police cars allegedly pulled up alongside them, and are reported to have pepper sprayed the youngsters.