Police Brutality

Black Lives Matter protesters and NYPD officers have a confrontation near City Hall Park.
Rounding up the week’s political news
Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams (left) speaks with Black Lives Matter protestors on July 18, 2020.
Not everyone sided with the protesters. Will it haunt them in 2021?
Still from the video of Nikki Stone's arrest at 2nd ave and 25th Street.
Arrests by plainclothes officers in unmarked vehicles are common in communities of color, advocates and legislators say.
Federal officers use crowd control munitions to disperse Black Lives Matter protesters in Portland on July 21st.
The city and state have already threatened legal action should agents be deployed to the city.
Protestors occupy City Hall demanding Mayor de Blasio slash the NYPD's budget for the third day on June 25th.
Rounding up the week’s political news.
State Senator Zellnor Myrie
The legal defense has been criticized for giving police officers an unfair advantage in civil lawsuits.
Buffalo, New York
With the Buffalo Common Council putting pressure on the state attorney general, the former police officer may have a chance of collecting her pension.
Protestors at City Hall on June 24, 2020.
Hundreds of activists are camping out, calling for a $1 billion cut to the police budget.
Protesters chant as they march after a Juneteenth rally at the Brooklyn Museum on June 19, 2020.
Rounding up the week’s political news.
The NYPD arresting protestors in Manhattan on June 5th.
The tab will tell you whatever its police sources say, other facts notwithstanding.