Kweisi Mfume Shares Personal Experience With Police Brutality, Outlines Legislative PrioritiesIn an exclusive interview with WJZ's Vic Carter, the 71-year-old shared his priorities for his office and got personal talking about his experience with police brutality.
Amid National Reckoning On Race, Baltimore City Council Considers Rededicating Christopher Columbus Statue To Police Brutality VictimsThe Baltimore City Council is considering rededicating a statue of Christopher Columbus to memorialize the victims of police brutality.
Baltimore County Councilman Plans To Introduce Legislation Banning Police From Using ChokeholdsMany states have banned the use of chokeholds by police in the wake of George Floyd's death. Now, a Baltimore County councilman also wants the change made locally.
Maryland Delegates Ask Gov. Larry Hogan Ban Police Use Of ChokeholdsMaryland's House Speaker Adrienne A. Jones and the Democratic delegation sent a letter to Gov. Larry Hogan asking him to ban police use of chokeholds and implement various measures of police reform.
George Floyd Death: Protesters March Around Baltimore, Parts Of Maryland SaturdayDemonstrators gathered Saturday all around Baltimore and other parts of Maryland to protest the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who died while in police custody in Minneapolis in May.
ACLU Of Maryland Posts List Of Names Of Black People Killed By Police In MarylandACLU of Maryland posted a picture Friday afternoon listing the names of black people they said have been killed in police custody.
Baltimore Organization Hopes To Use George Floyd's Death To End Police Brutality For GoodIn the wake of the in-custody death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, the organizers of a new group called "The Last 100 Years" have decided to take a stand for change.
George Floyd Death: Day Of Peaceful Protests In Baltimore Ends With Clash With Police, 6 ArrestedThousands of protesters gathered peacefully downtown in Baltimore, shutting down major roadways Monday evening, as they marched through the city to protest police brutality after the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis.
Officer Involved In Anton Black's Death Loses Police Certification, Attorney Asks For DOJ To Get InvolvedAn Eastern Shore police officer involved in the death of a 19-year-old African-American man has lost his police certification.
Former Baltimore Officer Convicted After August AssaultA former Baltimore police officer was convicted Monday of second-degree assault and misconduct in office for assaulting a man on the street in August 2018.
Judge Orders Fmr. BPD Officer Seen Punching Man Be Released From JailA former Baltimore Police Department officer indicted on assault charges after being seen on video punching a man repeatedly has pleaded not guilty.
Arizona Officers On Administrative Leave After Punching Unarmed Man"He wasn't resisting...He was unarmed and then they just attacked." The police chief in Mesa, Arizona, says he was "disappointed" by the video.
City On Edge For Funeral Of Man Killed By Sacramento PoliceThe Rev. Al Sharpton plans to give the eulogy for Stephon Clark at Thursday's funeral at Bayside of South Sacramento church.
Do Maryland Police Target Minorities? The Data Can't Tell UsDue to incomplete reports, Maryland has been left without the tools to assess if minorities in the state are receiving fair treatment from police officers.
Ala. Parents Outraged Over Alleged Police Brutality Against SonTwo parents want to see police body camera and dashcam footage of their son's arrest after an encounter with Troy, Alabama, police last Saturday left the 17-year-old badly beaten and hospitalized.