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5 Miami Beach Police Officers Charged Following Violent Arrests Of Black Men In Hotel
Police Brutality

Five Miami Beach police officers have been charged with battery after video emerged last week showing them violently assaulting two Black men. The Miami-Dade County state attorney's office announce…

After Charges Are Dropped, A Man In South Carolina Sues The Police For Defamation.
Police Brutality

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina man is suing the city of Rock Hill and U.S. Rep. Ralph Norman for defamation after charges were dropped after police body camera footage revealed he did not f…

A New Look At What Killed Black Motorist Ronald Greene Has Been Prompted By A Body Cam.
Police Brutality

The FBI has taken the unusual step of ordering a re-examination of Black motorist Ronald Greene's autopsy in order to consider evidence not provided after his death in 2019, including graphic body c…

One Year After His Murder By Police, George Floyd's Family Honors Him At The White House.
Joe Biden

On Tuesday, the family of George Floyd met with President Joe Biden at the White House to remember Floyd, who was killed by police a year ago. Officer Derek Chauvin was captured on video kneeling o…

Officer In St. Paul Sentenced To Six Years In Prison For Allowing A Police Dog To Maul A Black Man.
Police Brutality

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A federal judge sentenced a former St. Paul police officer to six years in prison on Friday for kicking a suspect and letting a police dog maul him. According to Minnesota P…

Keith Ellison, The Attorney General Of Minnesota, Will Lead The Prosecution In The Daunte Wright Murder Case.
Police Brutality

Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison announced on Friday that he will lead the prosecution of the former police officer who shot and killed Daunte Wright, 20, in Brooklyn Center in April. “Daun…

Through 2025, Police Officers Will Be Prohibited From Participating In New York City's Pride Parade.
LGBTQ

NEW YORK (AP) — Organizers of New York City's Pride events announced Saturday that police and other law enforcement will be barred from marching in their massive annual parade until at least 2025, a…

Dissident Groups, Families Hurt By U.S. Police Brutality Demand UN Report
Racism

On Monday, the American Civil Liberties Union joined many common associations and families hurt by police viciousness in asking the U.N. Basic freedoms Council to autonomously research police killin…

Florida School Halts Use Of Book About A Black Boy's Killing By Police
Police Brutality

Stronghold LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida educational committee is stopping the utilization of an anecdotal book about a Black kid who is murdered by a white official after a police association g…