police brutality

Amber Guyger Appeals Murder Conviction in Botham Jean Case

Amber Guyger Appeals Murder Conviction in Botham Jean Case

According to several confirmed news reports, former Dallas Police officer and convicted murderer Amber Guyger has appealed her murder conviction, seeking to have the charges changed, thus, her sentence shortened. Guyger, who is serving a ten-year sentence for shooting 26-year-old accountant Botham Jean in his own apartment on September 6, 2018. A little more than […]

[WATCH] Bodycam Footage Released Of George Floyd’s Entire Arrest

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Exclusively from UK’s The Daily Mail, footage from a police bodycam has been released, which shows George Floyd’s entire arrest. The leaked tapes show 46-year-old Floyd pleading with the cops not to shoot him, while they ignored him and shouted profanities at him. The footage, from the bodycams of former officers Alex Kueng and Officer […]

[WATCH] NYC Protester Taken Away in Unmarked Vehicle By NYPD

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As protests continue around the country in an attempt to bring attention to the police brutality and additional issues in America, the NYPD has been reportedly using tactics to slow the momentum of the demonstrations, but their strategies are teetering on its legality. What some are labeling as kidnapping, police officers in NYC have been […]

Cop in George Floyd Video Released From Jail on $750,000 Bond

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A second police officer was released from jail after posting bail on Saturday. Tou Thao who was the cop seen in the video confronting angry bystanders as Former Officer Chauvin kneeled on Floyd’s neck. Thao was one of 3 officers charged with aiding and abetting and second-degree manslaughter in the George Floyd case. The 34-year-old […]

Don Cheadle Reveals Cops Held Him at Gunpoint: ‘I Always Fit the Description’

Don Cheadle Reveals Cops Held Him at Gunpoint: 'I Always Fit the Description'

Even Black A-List celebrities like Don Cheadle aren’t above police brutality. The actor appeared on The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon and spoke about his experience with the police after moving to a predominantly white suburban neighborhood. “That was when a lot of bullying started when I was at school, and it definitely predicated on […]

[WATCH] Cop Charged in George Floyd Murder Confronted While Shopping

After being released on $750K bail following being charged in connection to the murder of Houston born George Floyd, former Minnesota Police officer J. Alexander Keung was spotted by a shopper in Cub Foods in Plymouth MN and was confronted. Over the weekend, a female shopper called out the disgraced officer as he waited in […]

Blurry Image Released of Cop Kicking Rayshard Brooks After Shooting Him

The police officer who shot and killed Rayshard Brooks in Atlanta was charged with felony murder on Wednesday. The prosecutor in the case alleges that officer Garrett Rolfe kicked Brooks as he lay dying from gun shot wounds. The Blurry photo was released by District Attorney Paul Howard on Wednesday. Rolfe is facing 11 charges […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Kyrie Irving, Avery Bradley Lead Player Coalition to Postpone NBA Season to Focus On Social Injustice Issues

In an unprecedented move in professional sports, Kyrie Irving and Lakers guard Avery Bradley are leading a coalition of players against the restarting the 2019-20 NBA season. Besides the coronavirus pandemic, the players are concerned that resuming basketball season, the attention will be taken away from the issues of social injustice that have plagued the […]

[WATCH] Black Man Shot and Killed By Atlanta Police at Wendy’s

According to several news reports, video footage that showed a 27-year-old Black man struggling to get away from two Atlanta Police officers was actually filmed just moments before at least one of the officers shot and killed him as he ran away. Rayshard Brooks’ shooting by the Atlanta PD officers as they stood over him, […]

Can We Learn Something From Christopher Dorner For Police Reform?

During Dave Chappelle’s new free comedy special, “8:46”, the comedian brings up former LAPD officer Christopher Dorner. Dorner was a United States Navy Reserve officer who was honorably discharged as a lieutenant in 2013. However, after becoming a Los Angeles police officer he began getting fed up with the system of policing. Dorner filed a […]

Do You Hear Me Now? Celebrities Join The Movement To Defund The Police

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Celebrities have joined forces drafting an open letter demanding local governments stop providing increases in funds to police. Among the gilded names are: Lizzo, John Legend, Natalie Portman, Jane Fonda and The Weeknd, Talib Kweli, America Ferrera, Taraji P. Henson and many more. The letter was released by Black Lives Matter co-founder and activist Patrisse […]

NBA All-Star Damian Lillard Drops “Blacklist” Song About Police Brutality

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On Tuesday, Portland Trail Blazers point guard, 5X NBA All-Star and rapper Damian Lillard, aka Dame D.O.L.L.A., dropped “Blacklist.” The spoken word “open letter”song addresses police brutality and is available via Soundcloud. This isn’t the first time the artist has addressed police brutality using music as his vehicle. In 2016, he released “Bigger Than Us”, […]