police excessive force

A disturbing video has gone viral showing a Vallejo, California police officer beating a man with his fists and flashlight during a brutal takedown on March 10, raising cries of police brutality and excessive force.

A federal probe cleared South Boston, Virginia, officers who discharged their Tasers 20 times while Linwood Lambert was shackled.

The report does not change the "facts of this tragedy: Officer Betty Shelby shot and killed Terence Crutcher," the lawyer said in a statement.

America’s police departments need to be overhauled to halt the unchecked power of officers to shoot and kill Blacks.

A police officer manhandles a small framed Black woman. Officials have launched an investigation.

Professional basketball player Thabo Sefolosha files a civil lawsuit against five New York City police officers. He accuses them of making a false arrest, using excessive force and violating his civil rights.

A man who called 911 to report a customer waving a gun in a store, resulting in a fatal police-involved shooting in 2014 in a Dayton, Ohio suburb, could now be charged with making a false alarm, reports The Associated Press.

A 25-year-old Virginia woman was shot and killed by two Norfolk, Virginia police officers Saturday after after making a “threatening motion” with a fake gun, according to Mic.