An Indianapolis Mom Died When Cops Pinned Her Face Down At Church, Now Her Family Is Suing

A family in Indianapolis, Indiana, is suing the city and its police department for the death of Eleanor Northington, a woman who died in church two years ago with a cop’s knee digging into her back.  As she struggled in her final moments, the 43-year-old Black mom of three uttered the familiar words heard in the killings of… Continue reading An Indianapolis Mom Died When Cops Pinned Her Face Down At Church, Now Her Family Is Suing

Grand Jury Decides No Charges Will Be Brought Against Rochester Cops In Daniel Prude Case

The Rochester police officers who suffocated 41-year-old Daniel Prude last year by placing a hood over his head and pressing it down until he was unresponsive will not be charged in his death. On Tuesday, a grand jury met to evaluate the case and determined not to bring an indictment against the seven officers, according to… Continue reading Grand Jury Decides No Charges Will Be Brought Against Rochester Cops In Daniel Prude Case

Investigation Into Elijah McClain’s Death Concludes Cops Had No Justification To Stop Him Or Use Force

An independent investigation has revealed new details in the case of Elijah McClain, stating that Colorado police and paramedics made several errors when they treated the 23-year-old Black man, who was killed in 2019 after officers responded to a call about a suspicious person in the area.  The panel of medical and legal experts appointed by the… Continue reading Investigation Into Elijah McClain’s Death Concludes Cops Had No Justification To Stop Him Or Use Force

California Cops Were Heard Waiting For A Homeless Black Man To Jaywalk. Minutes Later, They Fatally Shot Him.

Police in Southern California released video of the fatal incident involving Kurt Andras Reinhold, a 42-year-old homeless Black man who was killed by officers last year. The evidence released to the public on Wednesday included dashcam footage, a cell phone video from a witness and motel surveillance, along with audio from the microphones the deputies wore, according to… Continue reading California Cops Were Heard Waiting For A Homeless Black Man To Jaywalk. Minutes Later, They Fatally Shot Him.