November 17, 2019

Category: Police Brutality News

PressTV-French cops strike over pensions and police brutality

PressTV-French cops strike over pensions and police brutality Ramin Mazaheri Press TV, Paris France’s police unions went on strike for the first time in almost two decades and held a so-called “March of Rage”.  Their anger is not caused by government bans on their marches, nor mass arrests, nor the use of police brutality against […]

Teenager shot by ‘trigger happy’ Hong Kong police charged …

Teenager shot by ‘trigger happy’ Hong Kong police charged … The clash has fuelled anger over police brutality in Hong Kong (Picture: Reuters/Getty Images) As anger mounts over police brutality in Hong Kong, the first protester to be shot by officers after months of pro-democracy protests is now facing charges. Tsang Chi-kin, 18, is in […]

Shot HK teen charged with rioting, attacking police – msn.com

Shot HK teen charged with rioting, attacking police – msn.com © Provided by Canadian Press Enterprises Inc HONG KONG — The teenager who was the first victim of police gunfire in Hong Kong’s monthslong pro-democracy protests was charged Thursday with rioting and attacking police. The shooting occurred during widespread violence Tuesday across the semi-autonomous Chinese […]

French police protest over working conditions, citing …

French police protest over working conditions, citing … Thousands of French police officers have demonstrated in Paris for better working conditions, against the backdrop of a spike in suicides in the force and allegations of police brutality that have sapped morale. The demonstration on Wednesday was the biggest by the police in years, reflecting the frustration […]

Defence News Fact Check : Image of police brutality in …

Defence News Fact Check : Image of police brutality in … Several Facebook users are sharing a blog written on Kashmir along with a disturbing picture of police brutality on an aged person. The man is bleeding profusely as three policemen are seen dragging and hitting him with batons. The claim :: Website “teesrijungnews.com” has […]

‘I see colleagues crying’: ailing French police force hit …

‘I see colleagues crying’: ailing French police force hit … 1 / 2 The “march of anger” called by French Police unions in Paris reflected the frustration officers feel after a year of battling weekly “yellow vest” protests that have regularly turned violent The “march of anger” called by French Police unions in Paris reflected […]

Duluth battles union over officer’s reinstatement …

Duluth battles union over officer’s reinstatement … The City of Duluth is asking the Minnesota Supreme Court to hear its case for firing a police officer that dragged a man along the floor by his handcuffs after a Court of Appeals decision ruled the officer should keep his job. The petition, which was filed Wednesday, […]

‘I see colleagues crying’: ailing French police force hit …

‘I see colleagues crying’: ailing French police force hit … View photos The “march of anger” called by French Police unions in Paris reflected the frustration officers feel after a year of battling weekly “yellow vest” protests that have regularly turned violent More Thousands of French police officers demonstrated in Paris Wednesday for better working […]

Readers Write: Minneapolis rezoning, Trump and impeachment …

Readers Write: Minneapolis rezoning, Trump and impeachment … Has anyone thought about how rezoning to higher density will affect the elderly, the disabled and anyone else with mobility issues? Allowing construction of higher-density buildings without provision for parking spaces for each unit will be disastrous. Remember that people can suddenly and unexpectedly become mobility-impaired — […]

Police revise policy amid increased brutality cases The …

Police revise policy amid increased brutality cases The … PHOTO: AFP LAHORE: Police have adopted a new policy when it comes to the arrest and detention of suspects after the force faced much criticism due to the recent spate of police brutality/custodial deaths. Footage emerged on social media and TV channels of such incidents, triggering action […]