Sharpton Calls Firing Of Chicago Police Chief 'Deposit On Justice, Not Full Payment'Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel fired the city's police superintendent Tuesday, a week after the release of a dash-cam video that showed a white officer fatally shooting a black teenager 16 times.
Justice Department Launches Probe Of Newark Police DepartmentNew Jersey's American Civil Liberties Union chapter in September called for federal oversight of the city's 1,300-officer department.
Spotlight On Newark As NCAA Tournament Heads To 'The Rock'Thousands of people will be descending on New Jersey's largest city and the Prudential Center for the NCAA East Regional Finals.
Newark Mayor, Police Union Head At Odds Over LayoffsThere is concern and worry in New Jersey's largest city. Newark residents were wondering Tuesday if their streets were safe after 14 percent of the city's police officers were laid off.
Newark Police Union To Vote On City's ProposalThe union for Newark police made the decision after a morning public appeal from Mayor Cory Booker. 167 officers would be be laid off if no agreement is reached.
Newark Police Dept. Ready To Send Layoff NoticesAlmost all of the 180 police recruits hired the last three years in Newark stand to lose their jobs.