Video Of Allentown, PA Police Officer Putting Knee On Man’s Neck During Arrest Prompts ProtestsVideo of an officer holding down a man with his knee during an arrest was posted to the Black Lives Matter to Lehigh Valley Facebook page.
Social Media's Role In The Racial Justice Movement: 'The Conversation Is Moving So Much More Quickly'Protests after the death of George Floyd—and hard conversations about race in America—are happening all across the country. Three people reveal how they've found a new role for social media in the movement for racial justice.
New York Attorney General Letitia James Gives Update On Investigation Into Possible NYPD Misconduct During ProtestsHer office held public hearings last month, with testimony from more than 100 witnesses.
Protesters Continue Fight For Racial Justice Over Holiday Weekend At 'Confronting July 4th' March In BrooklynDemonstrators started at Fort Greene Park and made their way to Prospect Park.
Another Suspect Arrested In Molotov Cocktail Attack On NYPD VehiclesAuthorities now say 29-year-old Timothy Amerman admitted to giving the flammable projectile to another suspect in the May 29 attack.
Timothy Cardinal Dolan Throws Support Behind The NYPD, Calls For An End To 'Attacks And Taunting And Insulting'The cardinal says he does support peaceful protest.
Siena Poll Reveals Racial Divide, Sometimes Conflicting Views On Systemic Racism, Local PoliceOne thing that seems to get solid support in New York State is federal legislation to reform police organizations.
New Jersey Department Of Corrections Moves To Remove Officer Seen In George Floyd Reenactment VideoCellphone video captured a group of men yelling at protesters as they marched by earlier this month. One man was seen kneeling on another man’s neck.
Protesters Spend Third Day Camped Out Outside City Hall, Calling For Mayor To Slash NYPD BudgetAfter four weeks of daily marches for police reform, demonstrators now say they will camp out until the mayor cuts at least $1 billion from the NYPD's $6 billion budget.
Protests Against Police Brutality Continue For 27th Straight Day In NYCThousands of protesters dealt with the heat Tuesday in their fight for police reform and racial justice.
Young People In N.J. Bring 'Chalktivism' To Black Lives Matter MovementFeeling their community lacks awareness or discussion around racial inequality, a group of youngsters in Edgewater, NJ are using "chalktivism" to contribute to the Black Lives Matter movement.
Change In Law Allows Closer Look At Complaints Against Of Daniel Pantaleo, NYPD Officer Fired For Eric Garner Chokehold DeathRecords show former Officer Daniel Pantaleo was the subject of seven misconduct complaints prior to Garner's death.
NYPD Internal Affairs Launches Probe After Video Of Arrest Shows Officer Possibly Using Illegal ChokeholdAn arrest in Queens is causing outrage.
As Country Celebrates Juneteenth, Protesters Hit The Streets For 23rd Day To Demand Change"The end of slavery happened when? In the 1800s, but we’re still out here in 2020. There’s a lot of work to do," one protester said.
Buffalo City Council Asks For Investigation Into Black Officer's 2008 Firing After Allegedly Stopping White Officer's Chokehold On Handcuffed Black SuspectThe Buffalo Police Department brought disciplinary charges against Cariol Horne and fired her in 2008, a few months before she was eligible to receive a full pension.