Most recent stories in police brutality/criminal injustice
A woman flashed a 'white privilege' card after being pulled over. Now, officers are in trouble for letting her go.
Two Anchorage police officers violated department policy during a traffic stop last month when a woman in town for a rally by former President Donald Trump showed them a “white privilege card” instead of a driver’s license and was not ticketed, the Anchorage Daily News reported. However, it’s not …
Justice Department Charges Officers Involved in Breonna Taylor CaseCurated byThe Recount
Attorney General Merrick Garland announces bombshell charges against four police officers involved in the search warrant that led to the killing of Breonna Taylor in March 2020. He says the defendants "took steps to cover up their unlawful conduct" and "met in a garage where they agreed to tell ... a false story." In his remarks, Garland declared, "Breonna Taylor should be alive today." Keep reading for more.
Now the couple from Rosenberg, Texas, are suing: “We hope this will be a warning to them and for other Black people and people of color around here.” Police in the city of Rosenberg, Texas, were searching for a group of Black male teenagers when they pulled over an older Black couple in their …