January 26, 2020

Category: Police Brutality News

France withdraws controversial grenade from police use

France withdraws controversial grenade from police use France will withdraw from use an explosive tear gas grenade used by riot police and blamed for injuring numerous protesters, the interior minister said Sunday, amid growing anger at perceived police brutality.  © GEORGES GOBET Antoine Boudinet, a protester who lost his right hand to a GLI-F4 stun grenade at […]

Bengaluru: Protesters allege ‘police brutality’ after all …

Bengaluru: Protesters allege ‘police brutality’ after all … Written by Ralph Alex Arakal | Bengaluru | Published: January 26, 2020 7:06:10 pm Soon after the three-hour anti-CAA protests held in Town Hall on Saturday, a group of people stayed back to read and discuss the Constitution of India. Express Photo/Ralph Alex Arakal A group of […]

Hong Kong Police Fire Tear Gas to Disperse Mong Kok Protesters

Hong Kong Police Fire Tear Gas to Disperse Mong Kok Protesters Chinese President Xi Jinping in a New Year’s address called for Hong Kong to return to stability following months of pro-democracy protests. Anti-government demonstrations in Hong Kong have stretched into their seventh month with demands for an independent inquiry into police brutality, the retraction […]

Police, CSOs launch platform to tackle police brutality …

Police, CSOs launch platform to tackle police brutality … Henry Okonkwo HUMAN rights group, the Rule of Law Accountability and Advocacy Center (RULAAC), with support from the Open Society Justice Initiative (OSJI), in collaboration with the Anambra State Police Command, have launched a platform to curb the worrisome tide of police brutality, and bridge the […]

Rally against alleged police brutality on LI

Rally against alleged police brutality on LI ROOSEVELT, L.I. — People in Nassau County rallied for a 15-year-old boy they say goes to church, is a Boy Scout and an honor student. They believe he was assaulted and arrested by county police and want to know why. Dozens came out on a dreary and rainy […]

Leading by listening: Hobart police captain returns from …

Leading by listening: Hobart police captain returns from … [summary] HOBART — Police Capt. James Gonzales typically starts his day by walking through his department, talking individually with the employees he supervises. The practice is important for Gonzales, 45, who … Published at Sat, 25 Jan 2020 06:03:00 +0000 By Source: […]

‘End police brutality’ T-shirt got your attention. Now …

‘End police brutality’ T-shirt got your attention. Now … opinion Carlos Garcia opinion contributor Published 8:00 AM EST Jan 25, 2020 The T-shirts I wear aren’t for comfort. In fact, they are meant to do the opposite: create discomfort. About 13 years ago Gustavo Gutierrez, a longtime labor organizer and indigenous rights leader, had a […]

NFL wades back into controversy with new Super Bowl ad …

NFL wades back into controversy with new Super Bowl ad … By Chauncey Alcorn, CNN Business CNN — The NFL is wading back into controversial territory with a new Super Bowl ad addressing police shootings of black Americans. The 30-second spot, which stars retired wide receiver Anquan Boldin, re-enacts the October 18, 2015 death of […]

Nigeria: Outrage As Police Officers Kill Citizens In Akwa …

Nigeria: Outrage As Police Officers Kill Citizens In Akwa … police men 3/3 SLIDES The un-abetting reign of extra-judicial murder by police officers in Nigeria is a matter of undying concern by highly disturbed rights activists. In the Niger Delta area, the country’s vastly polluted oil and gas region, the Civil Liberties Organisation (CLO), the […]

NFL wades back into Colin Kaepernick controversy with …

NFL wades back into Colin Kaepernick controversy with … The NFL is wading back into controversial territory with a new Super Bowl ad addressing police shootings of black Americans. © Provided by WPTZ Plattsburgh-Burlington The 30-second spot, which stars retired wide receiver Anquan Boldin, reenacts the Oct. 18, 2015, death of Boldin’s cousin, Corey Jones. […]