On Monday, prosecutors made their case against Peter Liang, the NYPD officer who shot and killed unarmed black man Akai Gurley in 2014 during a routine patrol of a Brooklyn housing project.
We talked to Academy Award-winning screenwriter John Ridley about his show American Crime and how it breaks from the pack of true crime procedurals.
A sergeant on the scene of Eric Garner's now-famous death in July 2014 is being slapped with departmental charges. We asked a former cop and prosecutor exactly what that means.
A former sergeant in the St. Louis County Police Department who served on the Ferguson Commission, Byron Watson reflects on changes in the infamous suburb since Michael Brown's death in August 2014.
Retiring Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles H. Ramsey discusses what it's like to run one of America's larger police forces at a time of intense national scrutiny.
Officials are trying to figure out whether or not eight soldiers had sex with two police officers in the chaotic aftermath of the tragedy that claimed 130 lives.
A disturbed teenager and a middle-aged grandmother were shot to death by a police force that was already under intense scrutiny from all sides.
Alongside abusing their own members, allegations include grooming, stalking, and sexually assaulting vulnerable members of the community.
A veteran cop and independent police investigator explains why it's so hard to get the police under control in Chicago.
We also visit an icy art installation in Paris, investigate pollution in the world's deepest lake, and explore LA's Latino ska scene.
After learning she's pregnant, Cynthia encounters emotional and logistical obstacles when trying to access safe and legal abortion services in Brazil.
On Monday night, a rally against the police killing of Jamar Clark was disrupted after men who witnesses say were white supremacists pulled guns.
A new documentary criticizes TASER International and the studies behind the company's safety claims.
We talked to Ezekiel Edwards, the director of the ACLU's Criminal Law Reform Project, about the problems with the controversial practice of civil asset forfeiture.
We spoke to the London cops who can identify the faces and offenses of hundreds of criminals in a crowd at a glance.
Our FOI request shows that the chances of getting a London police officer sacked for an alleged assault are more or less zero.
The official accounting of the incident remains murky at best, and the two officers charged with second-degree murder have a history of violence.
Also this week: A woman allegedly attacked someone in an Applebee's because they weren't speaking English.
"Something could happen anytime between now and [the Hateful Eight premiere in December]."
As the national debate over law enforcement tactics heats up, cops aren't hesitating to decry what they see as an assault on their rights.
A new Associated Press investigation revealed that from 2009 to 2014, 1,000 police officers were stripped of their badges due to sexual misconduct
On Sunday, a British police department demonstrated why rape-based humor really, really doesn't work.
"It just seems like the good guys became the bad guys and vice versa. People are siding with the perps."
Sheriff's Deputy Ben Fields is out of a job about 48 hours after his incredible manhandling of a black teenager went viral online.