December 14, 2019

Category: Police Brutality News

Police brutality frighten women off politics, says Mafume …

Police brutality frighten women off politics, says Mafume … Police brutality against women witnessed during the recent Hope of the Nation address by Nelson Chamisa in Harare represents the many threats that discourage female participation in political activities, MDC secretary for election Jacob Mafume has said. Speaking during the 2019 National Gender Forum last week, […]

Mounting Evidence of Abuse by Chile’s Police Leads to …

Mounting Evidence of Abuse by Chile’s Police Leads to … SANTIAGO, Chile — The brutality of the Chilean police’s response to the country’s unrest is leading to sweeping calls for the force’s reform. The protests, which started two months ago over an increase in subway fares and quickly morphed into a broader reckoning over inequality, […]

‘Les Misérables’ (Ladj Ly, not Victor Hugo) examines …

‘Les Misérables’ (Ladj Ly, not Victor Hugo) examines … [unable to retrieve full-text content] This “Les Misérables” is not based on the Victor Hugo novel, but on a real incident of police brutality in France. It’s that nation’s submission for the 2020 international feature Oscar. “I come from … Published at Fri, 13 Dec 2019 […]

‘Les Misérables’ (Ladj Ly, not Victor Hugo) examines …

‘Les Misérables’ (Ladj Ly, not Victor Hugo) examines … [unable to retrieve full-text content] This “Les Misérables” is not based on the Victor Hugo novel, but on a real incident of police brutality in France. It’s that nation’s submission for the 2020 international feature Oscar. “I come from … Published at Thu, 12 Dec 2019 […]

Springfield Police Commissioner Cheryl Clapprood says she …

Springfield Police Commissioner Cheryl Clapprood says she … SPRINGFIELD — She didn’t mix up her words, she says. Police Commissioner Cheryl Clapprood on Thursday defended testimony she gave in a civil deposition, during which she said she believed Officer Luke Cournoyer remained on the department payroll due to his role as a key prosecution witness […]

Police brutality: SHRC recommends ₹2 lakh relief – The Hindu

Police brutality: SHRC recommends ₹2 lakh relief – The Hindu The State Human Rights Commission (SHRC), which took suo motu cognisance of a report published in The Hindu about a case of alleged police excess, on Thursday recommended a compensation of ₹2 lakh to the victim’s family. According to the report published in The Hindu […]

Victim of Police Brutality Speaks Out! Channel5Belize.com

Victim of Police Brutality Speaks Out! Channel5Belize.com Dec 10, 2019 In this newscast we have reported on countless cases of police brutality. The most recent was caught on camera prompting a long list of questions over the behaviour of the police versus the citizens. On Sunday night, an unsuspecting Anthony Tillett of Belize City was […]

Foreign experts quit Hong Kong police brutality inquiry …

Foreign experts quit Hong Kong police brutality inquiry … © Provided by The Guardian Photograph: Vincent Thian/AP A panel of foreign experts overseeing an investigation into allegations of excessive force used by the Hong Kong police force has said it is stepping down, further calling into question the probe. For months anti-government protesters have been […]

Foreign experts quit Hong Kong police brutality inquiry …

Foreign experts quit Hong Kong police brutality inquiry … © Provided by The Guardian Photograph: Vincent Thian/AP A panel of foreign experts overseeing an investigation into allegations of excessive force used by the Hong Kong police force has said it is stepping down, further calling into question the probe. For months anti-government protesters have been […]

Foreign experts leave inquiry into Hong Kong police brutality

Foreign experts leave inquiry into Hong Kong police brutality The city’s anti-government, pro-democracy protests have grown increasingly violent since they began in June, and have sparked calls for an independent investigation into alleged police brutality. In response, the government appointed a panel of overseas experts to assist the city’s longstanding Independent Police Complaints Council (IPCC). […]