Skip to content

A police officer in Salem, Massachusetts is facing rape charges after an inmate accused him of sexual assault while in custody. On Halloween night, Salem Police Officer Brian Butler, a 20 year veteran of the force, stated that he had been drinking heavily earlier in the day. While on duty, a man was in taken into custody for…

Read More

On Aug. 7, 2016,  Geneva Smith, 84, got a taste of police overreaction when her door was kicked in by members of the Muskogee, Oklahoma  Police Department. The police were after her son who ran a stop sign and ran inside his mother’s home. Officers went to the home and demanded that the man come out, when…

Read More

A recent YouTube video of a mailman being abused and arrested by NYPD officers caused outrage on social media. What should have been an ordinary day of mail delivery for postman Glenn Grays turned into a nightmare. Grays was delivering mail when four NYPD officers almost hit him in an unmarked car. Instead of apologizing,…

Read More

  The family of a teen whose violent police confrontation for “black while jaywalking” is now speaking out. The teen has been identified as Emilio Mayfield, and his family differs on police claims. The teen’s grandfather, Reginald Duncan, 66, has stated that he is now the official family spokesman. Duncan states, “My grandson told me that he was…

Read More

Almost everyday it seems we are presented with scenes of police abuse and misconduct. This Black teen was caught jaywalking and was beaten with a nightstick and fists by a cop. The officer said the teen was resisting, but the child was hurt and pleading not to be hit again.    

Read More

A Baltimore, Maryland judge today heard motions calling for dismissal of charges against the six officers involved in the death of Freddie Gray in April of this year.  During Gray’s violent arrest, his spinal cord was severely injured causing his death a week later.  His death resulted in rioting, which led to the injury of 100…

Read More

For people who don’t think that White cops get off easy for killing unarmed Black suspects, look no further than Eutawville, South Carolina. It was there that former Police Chief Richard Combs killed unarmed Bernard Bailey over a traffic ticket in 2011. Bailey was upset over a traffic ticket issued to his daughter and tried…

Read More

A video was recently released of a disturbing traffic stop in Virginia Beach, Virginia. The arrest occurred in April and the video is making the rounds through social media because of the recent attention of police actions during traffic stops since the death of Sandra Bland in Texas.    

Read More

It’s bad enough that Black men in New York are subjected to unlawful “stop and frisk” by the NYPD, but a new video shows that there are officers who take it a step further. A video was uploaded to YouTube recently that shows one cop actually starting a fight with an unarmed detained suspect.  The…

Read More