December 8, 2019

Category: Miscellaneous

Lawyers march against police brutality in Zimbabwe

Lawyers march against police brutality in Zimbabwe By John Cassim HARARE, Zimbabwe Zimbabwean lawyers marched against police brutality in Harare, following the assault of a top lawyer at the city’s central police station. Police inside the station assaulted Doug Coltart while he was representing a teachers’ union leader, Obert Masaraure, who was arrested for taking […]

Ex-Louisiana police officer gets 18 months for brutality …

Ex-Louisiana police officer gets 18 months for brutality … LAKE CHARLES, La. A former Louisiana police officer has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for repeatedly punching a man who had his hands up in surrender. U.S. Attorney David Joseph says 44-year-old Robert Hammac of Lucedale, Mississippi, was sentenced Tuesday for depriving the man […]

Hong Kong protesters confront police to try to free campus …

Hong Kong protesters confront police to try to free campus … HONG KONG (Reuters) – Dozens of Hong Kong protesters staged a dramatic escape from a university campus sealed off by police on Monday by shimmying down plastic hosing from a bridge and fleeing on waiting motorbikes as the police fired projectiles. Many more protesters […]

NT indigenous want end to police brutality The West …

NT indigenous want end to police brutality The West … Greg RobertsAAP Thursday, 14 November 2019 5:24PM Camera IconA Northern Territory policeman has been charged with the murder of Kumanjayi Walker, 19. Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail UsCopy the Link Indigenous Australians have demanded police stop brutalising them as more than 1000 people protested in […]

NT indigenous want end to police brutality PerthNow

NT indigenous want end to police brutality PerthNow Indigenous Australians have demanded police stop brutalising them as more than 1000 people protested in Alice Springs over the shooting death of indigenous man Kumanjayi Walker. Politicians have called for calm after the shooting on Saturday of Mr Walker, 19, by a police officer who was trying […]

Police brutality can’t be justified, says actor Patrick …

Police brutality can’t be justified, says actor Patrick … Actor Patrick Shai is in hospital recuperating after being shot several times during a protest for electricity in Dobsonville, Soweto. Johannsburg – Actor Patrick Shai said police brutality cannot be justified in South Africa after he was shot several times during a protest in Dobsonville, Soweto.The […]

Police brutality can’t be justified, says actor Patrick …

Police brutality can’t be justified, says actor Patrick … Actor Patrick Shai is in hospital recuperating after being shot several times during a protest for electricity in Dobsonville, Soweto. Actor Patrick Shai said police brutality cannot be justified in South Africa after he was shot several times during a protest in Dobsonville, Soweto. The 7de […]

Hong Kong police officer shoots protester as violence …

Hong Kong police officer shoots protester as violence … HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong police shot and critically wounded a protester and a man was set on fire on Monday in violence that prompted leader Carrie Lam to denounce “enemies of the people” and drew a chilling warning from a senior Chinese newspaper editor. […]

Hong Kong police officer shoots protester as violence …

Hong Kong police officer shoots protester as violence … HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong police shot and critically wounded a protester and a man was set on fire on Monday in violence that prompted leader Carrie Lam to denounce “enemies of the people” and drew a chilling warning from a senior Chinese newspaper editor. […]

Hong Kong police open fire, wounding protester, as chaos …

Hong Kong police open fire, wounding protester, as chaos … HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong police shot and critically wounded a protester and a man was set on fire on Monday in violence that prompted leader Carrie Lam to denounce “enemies of the people” and which drew a chilling warning from a senior Chinese […]