Police reform

Stephon Clark

It's not too late for California to charge the cops who shot and killed unarmed black man Stephon Clark

The district attorney won't charge the Sacramento Police officers who shot and killed Clark, who only had an iPhone on him, in his grandmother's backyard.
Tess Owen
3.4.19
Chicago

Chicago is now guaranteed to have a black woman as mayor

"We may not yet be at the finish line, but we should acknowledge that history is being made"
Rex Santus
2.27.19
Civil Rights

Trump’s Justice Department isn’t enforcing civil rights

A VICE News analysis of cases and investigations shows enforcement is at its lowest level in two decades.
Rob Arthur
2.23.18
Policing

Jeff Sessions halted police reforms, so California is going it alone

Trump's Department of Justice is pulling out of police reform program COPS, but states are stepping into the void.
Tess Owen
2.6.18
crime

Trump Has Already Demolished Obama's Criminal-Justice Legacy

It didn't take long for a big fan of cops, the death penalty, and hating on immigrants to change the system.
Justin George
1.22.18
Policing

Chicago cop gets 5 years for shooting into car full of black teens

Tess Owen
11.21.17
Police Shooting

Audio recording captures moment Seattle cops shot pregnant mom

Tess Owen
6.19.17
cops

Crooked Chicago Cops May Get Off the Hook Thanks to Trump

Experts and activists say Mayor Rahm Emanuel is using Trump's pro-cop Justice Department to avoid real police reform.
Rachel M. Cohen
6.8.17
Police reform

Sandra Bland’s family calls toothless police reform act named in her honor “gut-wrenching”

Carter Sherman
5.16.17
Police reform

Jeff Sessions is “gravely concerned” that Baltimore is getting the federal police reform it wanted

Tess Owen
4.7.17
Police reform

Jeff Sessions may block federal reform of Baltimore’s troubled police department

Tess Owen
4.6.17
Civil Rights

Here's what Jeff Sessions really meant with his memo about American police

Tess Owen
4.5.17
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