In the wake of 9/11, New York City police repeatedly violated safeguards meant to protect lawful political and religious activities from unwarranted surveillance, according to the department's own inspector general. A report (pdf) from the New York Police Department (NYPD)'s Office of the Inspector General (OIG), released Tuesday, found the...
Since January, the Baltimore Police Department (BPD) has been using small...
Civil rights groups filed a complaint with the Federal Communications...
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."
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