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Marlene Pinnock's Settlement Could Shift Cop Accountability

Marlene Pinnock’s Settlement Could Shift Cop Accountability

by Julianne Hing on September 26 2014, 4:10PM

Pinnock’s attorney vows: “I’m not done.”

Topics: Criminal Justice, /NOW

No Indictment for Officers Involved in John Crawford's Killing at Walmart

No Indictment for Officers Involved in John Crawford’s Killing at Walmart

by Aura Bogado on September 24 2014, 1:55PM

An Ohio grand jury has declined to indict officers who killed Crawford for holding a toy gun.

Topics: Criminal Justice, /NOW

Everything You Need to Know About Michael Brown's Juvie Record

Everything You Need to Know About Michael Brown’s Juvie Record

by Aura Bogado on September 12 2014, 4:43PM

It’s all in this open lette.r

Topics: Ferguson, /NOW

Get on the Bus: Inside the Black Life Matters 'Freedom Ride' to Ferguson

Get on the Bus: Inside the Black Life Matters ‘Freedom Ride’ to Ferguson

by Akiba Solomon on September 5 2014, 11:00AM

Over Labor Day weekend, Akiba Solomon took a 21-hour bus ride to Michael Brown’s town with a group of black activists traveling under the name Black Life Matters. Here’s some of what happened during the jam-packed days.

Topics: Dispatches, Ferguson

Oklahoma Cop Held on Rape Charges Also Accused of Wrongful Death

Oklahoma Cop Held on Rape Charges Also Accused of Wrongful Death

by Aura Bogado on September 4 2014, 1:43PM

Holtzclaw is accused of hogtying a black man ‘with malicious intent.’

Topics: Criminal Justice, /NOW

Hours After Brown's Killing, Police in Ferguson Let K-9 Urinate on Memorial Site

Hours After Brown’s Killing, Police in Ferguson Let K-9 Urinate on Memorial Site

by Aura Bogado on August 27 2014, 11:47AM

‘The day brought other indignities for Brown’s family, and the community.’

Topics: Ferguson, /NOW

CHP Officer Who Beat Marlene Pinnock May Face Criminal Charges

CHP Officer Who Beat Marlene Pinnock May Face Criminal Charges

by Julianne Hing on August 21 2014, 2:35PM

The cop who beat Pinnock has been on paid leave.

Topics: Criminal Justice, /NOW

Eyewitness Video of Kajieme Powell Shooting Contradicts Police Story

Eyewitness Video of Kajieme Powell Shooting Contradicts Police Story

by Raven Rakia on August 21 2014, 2:09PM

Officers showed up with their guns already drawn—which is inconsistent with the police chief’s statement

Topics: Ferguson, /NOW

Ramarley Graham's Parents Drop Off Petition, Rally For Federal Investigation

Ramarley Graham’s Parents Drop Off Petition, Rally For Federal Investigation

by Raven Rakia on August 21 2014, 11:51AM

The petition has more than 33,000 signatures

Topics: Criminal Justice, /NOW

Another Night in Ferguson: Arrests, Pepper Spray and Gun Aimed Right to the Chest

Another Night in Ferguson: Arrests, Pepper Spray and Gun Aimed Right to the Chest

by Raven Rakia on August 20 2014, 2:53PM

47 people were arrested for failure to disperse on Tuesday night

Topics: Ferguson, /NOW

LAPD Holds Back Shooting Victim Ezell Ford's Autopsy

LAPD Holds Back Shooting Victim Ezell Ford’s Autopsy

by Julianne Hing on August 19 2014, 5:17PM

Ford’s mother says her 25-year-old son was lying facedown on the ground when he was shot in the back by police.

Topics: Criminal Justice, /NOW

President Obama: Eric Holder Heading to Ferguson That's 'Rightly Hurting'

President Obama: Eric Holder Heading to Ferguson That’s ‘Rightly Hurting’

by Julianne Hing on August 18 2014, 5:17PM

Otherwise, Obama repeats his remarks from last week.

Topics: Criminal Justice, Ferguson, /NOW

Private Autopsy: Michael Brown Shot at Least Six Times

Private Autopsy: Michael Brown Shot at Least Six Times

by Julianne Hing on August 18 2014, 11:31AM

One bullet left at least five wounds in Brown’s body.

Topics: Criminal Justice, Ferguson, /NOW

Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson Fled Town 'Days Ago'

Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson Fled Town ‘Days Ago’

by Julianne Hing on August 15 2014, 4:05PM

Whose safety is the police department protecting?

Topics: Criminal Justice, Ferguson, /NOW

Officer Darren Wilson to Young Woman: 'Shut the F Up, Sit the F Down'

Officer Darren Wilson to Young Woman: ‘Shut the F Up, Sit the F Down’

by Aura Bogado on August 15 2014, 2:18PM

An unnamed young woman describes a troubling incident with an officer she says she’ll never forget

Topics: Ferguson, /NOW

Ferguson Names Shooter But is Still Doing it Wrong

Ferguson Names Shooter But is Still Doing it Wrong

by Aura Bogado on August 15 2014, 12:52PM

Despite releasing officer Darren Wilson’s name, the focus is still on the wrong suspect

Topics: Ferguson, /NOW

Michael Brown's Shooter: Darren Wilson

Michael Brown’s Shooter: Darren Wilson

by Aura Bogado on August 15 2014, 10:02AM

Ferguson’s police chief finally makes the shooter’s name public

Topics: Ferguson, /NOW

9 Things about Ferguson that Will Make You Go Hmmm

9 Things about Ferguson that Will Make You Go Hmmm

by Aura Bogado on August 14 2014, 4:31PM

Killing, militarizing, intimidating and arresting its way into infamy

Topics: Ferguson, /NOW

Obama on Ferguson: 'No Excuse for Police to Use Excessive Force'

Obama on Ferguson: ‘No Excuse for Police to Use Excessive Force’

by Julianne Hing on August 14 2014, 1:11PM

“I know emotions are raw right now,” Obama said.

Topics: Criminal Justice, Ferguson, /NOW

Will Missouri Governor Pull St. Louis PD Out of Ferguson?

Will Missouri Governor Pull St. Louis PD Out of Ferguson?

by Aura Bogado on August 14 2014, 11:43AM

It took the governor five days to finally arrive to his state’s—and the country’s—biggest story.

Topics: Ferguson, /NOW

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