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The Complications of Liking 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' as a Black Man

Television shows about good cops are hard to enjoy when you are used to negative experiences with the justice system.
Funké Joseph
3.5.19
immigration

I Was Pulled Off a Bus and Humiliated by US Border Patrol

The author of a viral Twitter thread talks about how his run-in with aggressive law enforcement officers who he says called him an 'illegal.'
Justin Caffier
1.31.19
extremism

How to Deal with Cops Who Believe Wild Conspiracy Theories Like QAnon

Mike Pence appeared in a photo with a cop wearing a "QAnon" patch, and he got demoted. But how many more like him are out there?
Mark Hay
1.10.19
Weed

A Crippled 76-Year-Old Is Rotting in Prison for a Decades-Old Weed Charge

On the lam nearly 25 years for a pot charge in New York, John Forbis was known to his tiny Oregon community as Steve Causey. Then a bum hip forced him to apply for Medicare under his real name.
Aaron Kase
8.24.18
blackkklansmen

We Asked the Real 'BlacKkKlansman' Some Hard Questions About Being a Black Cop

Retired undercover cop Ron Stallworth talked about what it means to align yourself with law enforcement when you're black.
Wilbert L. Cooper
8.20.18
High Wire

These Drug Users Don't Want Their Dealer Prosecuted if They OD

"I love my friends and I love the people I hang out with and I don't want anybody going to jail because of my behavior."
Maia Szalavitz
8.20.18
cops

Are Cops Posing as Uber Drivers Now?

At least one strange incident in Brooklyn suggests the answer is yes.
Allie Conti
7.28.17
column

I Miss the Nonviolent Cartoon Cops of My Childhood

How an obscure 80s cartoon called 'C.O.P.S' showed me the lies in law enforcement.
Noel Ransome
5.12.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

LIVE: Watch the First White House Press Briefing After Comey's Firing

Sarah Huckabee Sanders will field questions from the press at 1:30 PM following Trump's abrupt dismissal of the FBI director.
VICE Staff
5.10.17
James Comey

An Ex-FBI Agent Explains What's Next for the Russia Investigation

"Facts are stubborn things, and they tend to persist even when people don't want them to be there."
Matt Taylor
5.10.17
Art

[Premiere] An Artist Made a Series of Mugshots from His Own Face

Mexican artist Captain Alegria reimagines the self portrait in the new issue of FELT Zine.
Nathaniel Ainley
2.4.17
immigration

Austin Is Fighting the Texas Governor to Remain a Sanctuary for Undocumented Immigrants

Travis County sheriff Sally Hernandez is locked in a battle with Governor Greg Abbott over an issue that's dividing the state.
Meredith Hoffman
2.3.17
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