President Obama's security detail still brands ex-cons—regardless of the nature of their crime or what they've been up to since—as suspect.
The viewing public heard a reporter yell, "Don't shoot, don't shoot!"
Thanks to mandatory minimum sentencing, Deadheads like Tim Tyler—who has been locked up for almost a quarter of a century—are missing out on the Grateful Dead 50th anniversary shows this weekend.
In Brooklyn's Fort Greene Park Wednesday night, police reform activists promised to burn both the Confederate Flag and the Stars and Stripes to highlight America's troubled racial history. Angry biker dudes showed up to stop them.
A series of fires at predominantly black churches since the horrific shooting in Charleston, South Carolina—including two blazes in the same state—have raised the specter of copycat racial violence.
In early June, Michael Lansu was laid off from the Chicago Sun-Times after almost two years keeping tabs on the Windy City's notorious gun violence.
I'm a small Asian-American woman who's been treated like a "suspicious person" more times than I can count, and it's left me with unshakable paranoia around cops.
A dozen employees at Clinton Correctional Facility have been placed on leave amid rumors of widespread heroin use and reports that the two convicted murderers did a dry run of their escape.
We talked to author and security analyst Peter Singer about why the next war will be so much scarier than past ones, and whether there's anything we can do about it.
Magnotta, who brutally murdered a man and sent his body parts across the country, has joined prison dating site Canadian Inmates Connect to find a buff, white boy toy.
Tucked away into New York's new budget is a bail fund of $1.4 million, but will it help reduce the population at notoriously brutal city jails like Rikers Island?
Richard Matt, the one with the freakishly enormous dick, may have died while drunk on "grape liquor." His accomplice, David Sweat, was taken into custody after being shot on Sunday.
The same gender ambiguity that makes trans Indians social pariahs also grants them a holy status among some Hindus.
A look back at some historical court cases involving people cursing at cops.
Australia's new Border Protection Act will make it a lot harder to disclose criminal activity within the country's detention centers.
Twenty-year-old Shaquon Thomas was an up-and-coming rapper who couldn't steer clear of the cops or the bullets of enemies.
A fake kidnapping in Canada brought some real cops to the door.
Why did two NYPD detectives investigating a robbery shoot David Felix to death in April despite being informed he was a diagnosed schizophrenic?
Officer Gene Palmer is accused of helping to smuggle tools to Richard Matt and David Sweat in some ground beef.
How much of what Rick Ross raps about is real, and how much of it is fantasy?
At least we won't have to worry about another Dustin Diamond sex tape leak this summer.
"A detective slapping a completely innocent female in the face for bumping into him, coming out of a corner chicken store."
The mass murderer's model-minority "respect" is entirely of a piece with hate crimes against black people—another hissing head on the hydra of racism.
The 21-year-old lapsed pothead and Game of Thrones fan was formally sentenced to die on Wednesday, though a prolonged appeal process is likely.