Police State

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
In the direct aftermath of Michael Brown's death in August 2014, police in Ferguson , Missouri displayed inconsistent leadership, used ineffective strategies to respond to protests, and failed to understand endemic problems within the community—among other shortcomings—according to a new report published Thursday by the U.S. Justice Department...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
London's Metropolitan Police in riot gear. (Photo: Chris JL/cc/flickr)
A London officer late Sunday shot and killed a local Enfield man in what...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Law enforcement officials in Texas are still trying to determine the identity...

Further

Marking this "holiday of horrors," another black guy dies - this time on video - another white cop walks. The failure of a New York grand jury to indict Daniel Pantaleo for choking Eric Garner to death quickly sparked a righteous wave of protests and furious chants of "This Stops Today." A stunningly tone-deaf NYPD offered the hashtag #Wehearyou and the vow they're "committed to rebuilding public trust." Hey NYPD: The people have had it. Eric Garner's father: "There is no justice system."