"I want to apologize to the family of Alton Sterling and his family because [the officer] never should have been hired," Police Chief Murphy Paul said.
We spoke to four incredibly brave women about how they healed, physically and emotionally, after tragedy struck. This is part three.
Almost five years to the day that Eric Garner was killed, the Justice Department has refused to bring federal charges against Officer Daniel Pantaleo.
Nadine Collier, the daughter of Ethel Lance, and Jennifer Pinckney, the widow of the Rev. Clementa Pinckney, spoke to ESSENCE about how they are coping.
Reparations in the United States for descendants of enslaved Africans must include repairing the structural devastation that food redlining has caused in Black communities.
Cuyahoga County, Ohio Jail officers Nicholas Evans and Timothy Dugan are facing multiple charges, including felonious assault.
The city of New York valued Browder's life and story at $3.3 million—a number that barely scratches the surface of what the should-be 26-year-old was forced to endure.
While filling out arrest papers for a dying Eric Garner, NYPD Officer Justin Damico acknowledged that he inflated charges against Garner.
John Smyly, the Boulder, Colorado, officer who initiated contact with Zayd Atkinson that resulted in a tense interaction where several officers drew their guns, was allowed to resign.
Following a brief struggle with 44-year-old Pamela Turner, the unidentified officer draws back from her only to fire his weapon five times.
And honestly, she doesn't have to.
The woman, identified by family as 44-year-old Pamela Turner, was shot an killed by a Baytown Officer who was attempting to arrest her.
NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo, who is implicated in Eric Garner's 2014 death, is scheduled to face an administrative trial starting Monday.
Sandra Bland recorded about 40 seconds of the traffic stop that preceded her jail-cell death. However, her family says they never saw that footage.
Kevin Sneed was found not guilty on reduced charges of second-degree assault and disorderly conduct after being accused of trying to kill an officer.
Jackie Carter created the Not Reaching pouch, which can be attached to the driver's side air vent, after hearing of Philando Castile's shooting death.
Supermajority will focus on educating women on candidates' policies to harness their power to change local and national priorities.
Black Corrections Employee Who Complained About 'Blue Lives Matter' Flag Receives $100,000 Settlement
Karimah Guion-Pledgure also claimed that she received nasty notes after she put up an "equity wall" in her workplace.