Atlanta cop trying to stop water gun fight flees in drenched shame (video)

This past weekend, temperatures in Atlanta soared close to the 100-degree mark. As a result, many found ways to cool themselves and enjoy the summer heat with friends. This included a large group of young Black kids picking up water guns and buckets of water for an epic battle in one Atlanta neighborhood. For whatever […]

Atlanta cop fired after assaulting a Black mom over a traffic ticket (video)

There is an opening in the Atlanta Police Department after a veteran officer was fired. The APD announced that Sgt. James Hines has been terminated over his actions during a May 10, 2019, traffic stop that was caught on video. The video shows Hines, brutally yanking Maggie Thomas from her car, slamming her to the […]

Residents in gentrified Atlanta neighborhood mad at this Black club

As the city of Atlanta has been gentrified, once Black neighborhoods slowly lose their identity as more White residents move into renovated and flipped homes. Residents are told it’s a sign of the times and to get with a changing culture. However, when it comes to one Black business that decided to open in the […]

Moonlighting Atlanta cops brawl with customers at popular club Boogalou (video)

Security camera footage captured a violent street brawl between off-duty Atlanta Police Department officers working a security job at a popular Atlanta night spot. On Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018, a fight broke out as rowdy patrons were asked to leave Boogalou Restaurant & Lounge in the Midtown section of Atlanta. The scene was captured by […]

‘Love & Hip Hop’ star Brittney Taylor aggressively arrested by police

Emerging artist and star of “Love & Hip Hop,” Bri Taylor, was aggressively arrested during an altercation in Atlanta. The arrest took place during the early morning hours of Aug. 12 on Auburn Avenue in Atlanta. According to Gerald Griggs, second vice president of the Atlanta branch of the NAACP, Taylor was arrested aggressively by […]

Atlanta suspends Black cop after brutal arrest caught on film (video)

The city of Atlanta Police Department has announced their decision to suspend a cop after a video emerged of him brutally assaulting a suspect. Not much is known at this time about the reason for the arrest but it was plain to see that the officer was unnecessarily abusive when handling the suspect. The video […]

Why rape in Atlanta doubled after change in definition of the crime

A change in the FBI definition of rape has caused a doubling of reported incidents in the city of Atlanta.The new definition now includes rape victims who are men and have been sexually assaulted by another man or a woman who has been sexually assaulted by another woman. The prior definition would only result in […]

Atlanta cop charged after home invasion rampage

A city of Atlanta police officer has been charged after a bizarre domestic violence incident. Officer Phillip Barresi was in a heated breakup with his ex-fiancée when he decided to drive to her home in the city of Locust Grove, Georgia, from Jonesboro, Georgia. Barresi was in full uniform and carrying his service weapon when […]

Atlanta Citizen Review Board launches ‘Don’t Run’ from police campaign

Photo: Mo Barnes -Rolling Out

The city of Atlanta now boasts a unique organization in the state of Georgia, a citizen review board. The Atlanta Citizen Review Board is the only citizen review board in the entire state of Georgia and is acting as a layer of transparency between the public and Atlanta’s police and corrections officers. Rolling out spoke with […]