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Commission Finds Anti-Black Police Violence Constitutes Crimes Against Humanity
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On April 27, the International Commission of Inquiry on Systemic Racist Police Violence Against People of African Descent in the United States issued its long-awaited report on the U.S.’s police-perpetrated racist violence. The Commissioners concluded t ...[Read more]
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New body camera footage shows officers kneeling on a California man’s back for 5 minutes before he died
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The family of a 26-year-old man, Mario Gonzalez, is demanding an independent investigation into the California man's death following the release Tuesday of body camera footage by the Alameda Police Department which shows three officers kneeling on his bac ...[Read more]
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Video Shows Police Laughing at Footage of Arrest of Woman With Dementia
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The woman, who walked out of a Walmart in Loveland, Colo., without paying for $13.88 worth of items, said in a lawsuit that the police had broken a bone in her arm and dislocated her shoulder. ...[Read more]
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Virginia Man Shot by Sheriff’s Deputy After Calling 911 for Help
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A Virginia man was shot multiple times by a sheriff’s deputy after the deputy gave him a ride home, left and then was called back to the man’s home for help. Isaiah Brown, 32, is in intensive care with 10 bullet wounds after being shot outside his ho ...[Read more]
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Derek Chauvin found guilty on all counts in murder of George Floyd
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On Tuesday, after 11 hours of deliberation, the jury in the trial of Derek Chauvin found him guilty on all charges in the murder of George Floyd, a man whose death sparked a massive wave of protests in the summer of 2020. The verdict had been highly anti ...[Read more]
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Abolishing and recreating the police in US may be the only answer
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When some advocate for abolishing the police in response to police brutality, discrimination or corruption, it sounds pretty extreme. For, there is indeed crime in our world, and there needs to be a way for the society to respond to crime. However… Wh ...[Read more]
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US police and public officials donated to Kyle Rittenhouse, data breach reveals
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A data breach at a Christian crowdfunding website has revealed that serving police officers and public officials have donated money to fundraisers for accused vigilante murderers, far-right activists, and fellow officers accused of shooting black American ...[Read more]
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Video Shows 13-Year-Old Adam Toledo Had His Hands Up When A Police Officer Fatally Shot Him
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A 13-year-old boy who was shot and killed in Chicago by a police officer had his hands up when the cop fired his weapon, new videos show. The city's Civilian Office of Police Accountability posted the videos online Thursday along with other recordings and ...[Read more]
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Baltimore Cops Carried Toy Guns to Plant on People They Shot, Trial Reveals
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Last week, the beginning of an explosive corruption trial involving eight members of Baltimore's elite Gun Trace Task Force revealed that a handful of Baltimore cops allegedly kept fake guns in their patrol cars to plant on innocent people—a failsafe th ...[Read more]
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Virginia Cop Who Pepper-Sprayed Army Officer Fired After Damning Video Released
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A Virginia police officer who pepper-sprayed and threatened a uniformed Black and Latinx Army officer during a routine traffic stop was fired Sunday after video footage of the incident was published, sparking nationwide outrage. WAVY reports Windsor poli ...[Read more]
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Three Georgia police officers indicted for tasing to death black man who had committed no crime
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Former sheriff’s deputies Henry Lee Copeland, Michael Howell and Rhett Scott have been indicted in connection with the death of Eurie Lee Martin. On July 7 Martin was walking, presumably to see family—it was his birthday—when he stopped to knock on ...[Read more]
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