Minnesota cops walked out on a Lynx game they were supposed to be providing security for because the players wore 'Black Lives Matter' shirts.
"I think it's an entitlement thing. It's like, 'I'm wearing this badge and you need to respect me.'
Between close relationships with prosecutors, secretive police culture, and laws that protect officers from taking personal responsibility for their actions, the obstacles to police reform are stifling.
Longstanding tensions between the Baltimore Police Department and the black community erupted on Monday as a protest over Freddie Gray's death turned into a battleground.
"Some are laughing, some are bored, some are afraid. All are human."
Urban Shield is a 48-hour training exercise for law enforcement agencies held in Northern California. The idea is to prepare the police for future terrorist attacks—but it's really just a bunch of officers playing war games.