A Black Kid, A Lying Cop

A Black Kid, A Lying Cop

Abby Zimet

A too-familiar tale from Maryland, where newly released surveillance footage of a February incident shows policeman Donald Taylor pistol-whipping Ryan Dorm, 19, with a loaded gun that goes off; Taylor claimed assault, and Dorm served four months in jail. News One takes a disturbing in-depth look at 30 known police murders of black people - two of whom were likely armed - in the first three months of this year.

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