Posts Tagged: police brutality

Shot in the back: Colorado Springs police kill De’Von Bailey, community fights cover-up

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On Aug. 3, 19-year-old De’Von Malik Bailey was shot in the back as he fled from two Colorado Springs police officers.

Sacramento activists demand recognition of Black August

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On Aug. 1, the Black August Organizing Committee led a coalition of community groups to Sacramento City Hall to deliver a resolution recognizing the m...

Los Angeles demands justice for Anthony Vargas — #JailKillerCops!

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On July 27, over 60 members of the Los Angeles community gathered outside the East Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department to celebrate the life of Anthony...

48 hours of overpolicing in NYC

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Recording the police or offering Metrocards will not end the criminalization of poverty, it will not end police terror.

Children abused in ICE camps, thousands protest in Phoenix

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The protest sought to shed light on the mistreatment, abuse and death happening at camps.

Justice Dept decision not to charge Eric Garner’s killer sparks outrage

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In a blow to all who seek to keep their communities safe from hostile police, on July 1 the Federal government announced that Officer Daniel Pantaleo ...

Community members say, “Justice for Jonathon Coronel” in Vista

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On July 6, over 90 community members  gathered to stand up against police brutality and commemorate the life of Jonathon Coronel.

Indianapolis remembers Aaron Bailey, vows to fight on

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Vigil commemorates second anniversary of police killing of Bailey, a 45-year old Black father.

Pensacola Police fatally shoot unarmed man in front of his four children

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Neighbors lingered in the streets and nearby yards for hours after the incident.

Community members rally after police beat and arrest political activists

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Eddie Alvarez and Georgina Mercado will need ongoing court support as they fight for justice in the legal system.