police

Prosecutors drop charges against New York mother whose baby was yanked away by police at welfare office

The incident was captured in an ‘appalling’ video that went viral

‘Say Her Name’ documents the aftermath of Sandra Bland’s death. Does it go far enough?

Black audiences may wonder whether the filmmakers can aptly deliver the story of a young black activist

Michael Avenatti was arrested on suspicion of domestic violence. He says the allegations are ‘completely bogus.’

Police said Avenatti was arrested around 2 p.m. Wednesday

Charlottesville’s first black female police chief on rebuilding trust in a community scarred by violence and protest

RaShall M. Brackney says acknowledging the city’s difficult history is an important first step

Think ‘BBQ Becky’ and ‘Golf Cart Gail’ are funny? That’s missing the point.

White women who call 911 on black people for innocuous behaviors are rolling the dice with their lives

Relisha Rudd was taken from a homeless shelter four years ago. A new photo offers hope.

She would be 12 years old

I was listening to Biggie in my home. Then my neighbors called the police.

I felt like an unwanted outsider in my community