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Black Crime & Incarceration

L.A. Cops Who Shot Unarmed Black Man Sue Over Racial Discrimation

Two Los Angeles cops who shot an unarmed black man in 2014 are suing over racial discrimination, Reuters reports. Both officers Sharlton Wampler and Antonio Villegas are alleging racial retaliation

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Feds Seal Alton Sterling Autopsy Report

Autopsy results in the death of 37-year-old Alton Sterling, who was fatally shot by Baton Rouge police, have been sealed by the US Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Louisiana.

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Protesters Storm North Miami Police Department Over Shooting of Therapist Charles Kinsey

Protesters stormed North Miami’s police department to demand justice for a black man who was shot while his hands were in the air.  The protesters shouted “Whose streets? Our Streets” before

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North Miami Cop Who Shot Unarmed Man While His Hands Were in the Air: “I Did What I Had to Do”

The unidentified North Miami cop who shot an innocent, unarmed black man three times while his hands were in the air has released a statement. “I took this job to

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Owner of Store Where Cop Fatally Shot Alton Sterling Sues Police

The Constitutionally protected rights of all Americans are being eroded at breakneck speed in America. Policing methods like stop and frisk, as well as asset forfeiture–a complicated name for giving

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Son of Black Police Chief Arrested and Acquitted After Pulling Gun on Plain Clothes Cops Files Lawsuit

Police and prosecutors normally stick together to watch each other’s backs. Apparently, however, that blue blood doesn’t always flow to protect black officers or their children. The son of Allentown,

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Family Outraged After Video of Relative Getting Stabbed to Death on Chicago Train Emerges on Social Media

Video showing accused killer Arthur S. Jones stabbing Jessica Hampton to death on a Chicago train has popped up all over social media. No one recording the video is seen

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For 5th Time, Black History Museum Robbed of Air Conditioning Units

The Griot Museum of Black History has been robbed of its air conditioning units for the fifth time, Fox2Now reports. The museum contains wax figures that tell the stories of

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Innocent Teen Imprisoned for 8 Years Even After Hitman Confessed to Murders Finally Released

A Detroit teen was finally released from prison for a 2007 quadruple killing that he did not commit. Davontae Sanford was only 14 when he was convicted of committing the

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Man Beaten by Police and Thrown Inside Storage Closet for 4 Days Awarded $22 Million by Jury

An Ohio man who was beaten by police to the point of requiring brain surgery and thrown in a storage closet was awarded $22 million dollars by a jury. Arnold

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