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Bodycam Video Shows White Police Officer Stomping Black Homeless Man’s Head During Arrest

The FBI is investigating a White Indiana police officer after video showed him seemingly stomping a homeless Black man in the head while he was being arrested. Eric Huxley, 43, with the Indianapolis M...

Black Realtor Files Lawsuit Against Police Officers Who Mistakenly Arrested Him During Home Showing

Two months ago, BLACK ENTERPRISE reported that a Black real estate agent and his clients were forced to exit a home during a home showing. Now, the men are taking action. A federal lawsuit has been fi...

Ohio Police Dragged A Paraplegic Black Driver Out Of His Car Because He Couldn’t Step Out

Bodycam footage has emerged of a Sept. 30 incident during which Dayton police officers dragged Clifford Owensby out of his car despite being told that he was paraplegic. In a portion of the bodycam fo...

Former Police Sergeant Says BLM, Anti-Police Movement Hurt Diversity Efforts In Police Departments

After last summer’s resurgence of the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement along with the Defund The Police movement, many say it has hurt diversity efforts by police departments. Texas congression...

Video Released of Milwaukee Police Shooting Black Bystander In His Doorway, Instead of Fleeing Suspect

A Milwaukee man wants justice after being gunned down by police who were chasing after another man. On September 8, 2019, 43-year-old Tari Davis was shot by a Milwaukee police officer who was trying t...

Illinois State Police Trooper Found With Gunshot Wound to Head Ruled a Suicide

Last Friday, an Illinois State Police trooper was found dead and according to autopsy results, it has been ruled a suicide. According to The Chicago Sun-Times, the deceased state trooper, Gerald Mason...

Police Say Black Woman Posing as KKK Sent Racist Letters to Families

According to police, a Black woman in Georgia posed as a member of the Ku Klux Klan and sent racist notes to Atlanta area families. Terresha Lucas, 30, is accused of posing as a white Ku Klux Klan mem...

Police Gunfire Responsible For Killing 8-Year-Old Bystander Shot Outside Philadelphia, DA Says

The Delaware County District Attorney’s office has requested a grand jury investigation after determining “with near certainty” that the bullets that killed 8-year-old Fanta Bility w...

Virginia Woman Says Police Are Not Protecting Her Family After Neighbor Taunts Her With Racial Slurs and Plays Monkey Noises Over Speaker

In Virginia, a Black woman went to police to report her neighbor, who she says constantly torments her—but police say it is not a crime. Jannique Martinez says for more than a year now, her family and...