Ferguson police shot a teen, who is said to be a close friend of the late Michael Brown, during a commemoration protest. Cops are saying that Tyrone Harris Jr. was not part of the peaceful protest, rather he was engaged in “criminal activity” when he was shot. He remains in critical condition at a local hospital.
The death of Brown last year brought on a slew of protests in the city as locals and bused-in activists insisted justice was not served.
The victim of the latest shooting has been identified as Tyrone Harris Jr., from St. Louis. Continue reading
Ohio police officer, Ray Tensing, has been charged with murder after shooting a black driver in the head during a traffic stop over a missing car licence plate.
The White University of Cincinnati police officer killed Samuel Dubose, 43, after pulling him over for a minor traffic infraction.
“He purposely killed him,” said Prosecutor Joe Deters. “He should have never been a police officer.” Continue reading
George Zimmerman was shot and suffered minor injuries Monday afternoon, according to Lake Mary, Florida, Police.
Zimmerman was injured after being involved in an altercation with two men on Lake Mary Boulevard about 12:45 p.m., police said.
Officers at the scene said it appeared Zimmerman suffered a minor gunshot wound, Bracknell said. “He walked normally into the ambulance, so he wasn’t being helped or nothing,” said witness Ricardo Berrare. Aerial video showed a bullet hole in the passenger window the vehicle Zimmerman was in. Continue reading
Here we go again! Another white cop has shot a black teenager who died as a result of those injuries at a gas station close to Ferguson, Missouri, of all places..
The shooting of Antonio Martin, 18, sparked clashes early Wednesday between demonstrators and law enforcement.
The mayor said that video from the confrontation, in the city of Berkeley, appeared to show the teenager pointing a gun at the officer, and police said a handgun was recovered at the scene. Continue reading
Police caught on video brutality beating protesters in Berkeley, California.
The news said the protest had turned violent over the weekend, and now we know why. Cops taunting protesters, and it was all captured in a video that now lives forever on YouTube..
The 10-minute video, above, shows Berkeley police officers aggressively quelling a march in the college town east of San Francisco on Saturday evening. Continue reading
Charles Barkley has emerged as a surprising advocate for Ferguson law enforcement while bashing protesters, or at least the looting faction, calling them “scumbags.”
Barkley recently appeared on Philly radio show, 97.5 The Fanatic offering his opinions as to why “black America” doesn’t trust the Darren Wilson grand jury ruling.
Here’s his comments:
“The true story came out from the grand jury testimony,” Barkley said, adding that he was made aware of “key forensic evidence, and several black witnesses that supported Officer Darren Wilson’s story…” Continue reading
Both directions of the I-395 Southeast/Southwest Freeway near the 3rd Street tunnel was blocked by protesters Sunday.
A line of hand-in-hand protesters blocked the road, also known as I-395. Some people on the side were holding signs protesting the Ferguson grand jury decision.
The email alert from the District of Columbia Alert DC system said Special Operations Division units from the DC police department are on the scene. Continue reading
NYT journalist, Julie Bosman, who posted online the address of Officer Darren Wilson, is now herself become a target of harassment and is demanding the cops snap into action.
The New York Times journalist wants police protection after receiving numerous threats as well as a slew of unwanted packages being delivered home.
Julie Bosman “keeps calling the 020th District station complaining about people harassing and threatening her. Continue reading
Surveillance video don’t lie.. And it shows a Cleveland cop shooting Tamir Rice no more than two seconds after he arrived on-scene.
The video depicts the officer and his partner pulling up in a cruiser to investigate reports that the boy, 12, was brandishing a gun at a park, and immediately shooting him.
Rice, who police said actually had what turned out to be an air gun that looked like a real firearm, died Sunday, Continue reading
Embattled Ferguson Officer, Darren Wilson, can rest a little easier knowing that he won’t get indicted in the shooting death of Michael Brown, but that restful sleep just got a little harder for the freshly married cop after the New York Times published the city and street name of his love nest.