Investigators in the case pondered whether founding members of the famed rap group, RZA and Raekwon, are linked to murders that occurred more than 15 years ago.
Alonzo Smith was found unconscious and not breathing on Sunday by the Metropolitan Police Department.
On Monday, President Obama unveiled a series of initiatives to overhaul the criminal justice system. Here’s how the reforms will help Blacks and other people of color.
Charges range from accusations of “rape, sodomy and other sexual assault; sex crimes that included possession of child pornography; or sexual misconduct such as propositioning citizens or having consensual but prohibited on-duty intercourse,” the report says.
Resource officers are commonly trained by police, with each department setting their own standards of force towards students.
A former prosecutor in St. Louis, Missouri confessed in open federal court on Monday to ignoring information about a cop’s brutal beating of a man who was restrained in handcuffs.
Reuters reports that new research shows the number of police officers charged in fatal shootings in 2015 has reached its highest level in a decade.
An Alabama journalist reportedly set fire to her own vehicle while she was still inside after a fight with her husband.
A week after two reports commissioned by the Cuyahoga County, Ohio prosecutor found that the police-involved shooting death of Tamir Rice was reasonable, the child’s mother is calling for a special investigator to take over the case.
Keishanna Thomas, the 31-year-old mother of four other children, was arrested and held on contempt of court charges on Sunday after failing to answer questions about the whereabouts of her missing daughter, Janiya Thomas.
Friday’s sentencing came after Conrad Alvin Barrett, 29, plead guilty over the summer. In December 2013, Barrett — who was 27 at the time — was charged with a hate crime for punching 79-year-old Roy Coleman, fracturing the man’s jaw in two places.
As a result of civilians using their mobile devices to record encounters with local law enforcement many police officers across the country are angry and…