Police Brutality

NYPD officers talk to members of the Orthodox community in Borough Park on October 7th.
Heavy-handed tactics against Black Lives Matter protests were absent Tuesday night.
Protestors on the Brooklyn Bridge after the conclusion of Breonna Taylor's trial that ended without convictions for the officers involved.
After nearly two decades of inaction, Breonna Taylor’s death may lead to reforms.
Protestors gather at Barclay's Center on September 23rd after no police officers were charged with the murder of Breonna Taylor.
Rounding up the week’s political news.
Black Lives Matter protestors at New York City Hall on June 23rd.
While NYC has quieted down, activists are gearing up for their next big fights.
Protesters in Rochester on September 5th.
Rounding up the week’s political news.
Protestors in Rochester on September 5th following the death of Daniel Prude at the hands of the Rochester Police Department.
The death of Daniel Prude in Rochester has prompted calls to reimagine mental health crisis response.
Protestors stand in clouds of chemical irritants deployed by the Rochester police.
Rounding up the week’s political news.
Protestors in Rochester gather at the site of Daniel Prude's death on Thursday, September 3rd.
New York City has no monopoly on alleged police misconduct and systemic racism in law enforcement.
Chi Ossé, a 22-year-old activist running for the New York City Council in District 36.
New York City’s marches and protests against police brutality invigorated the 22-year-old candidate.
Black Lives Matter protesters and NYPD officers have a confrontation near City Hall Park.
Rounding up the week’s political news