The Justice Department has ruled there will be no charges filed in the 2013 death of Kendrick Johnson, the 17-year-old who was found dead inside a rolled up gym mat at his Valdosta, Georgia high school. Though local and state investigators ruled Johnson’s death a freak accident, his parents, Kenneth and Jackie Johnson, have always believed their son […]
Jenkins was pronounced dead on May 17, just one day before her 10th birthday, according to the Milwaukee-Wisconsin Journal Sentinel.
According to the FBI, only twice in 60 years have police deaths fallen under 41. In 2013, the year that preceded the recent spike, police deaths hit a record low of 27. In 1961, there were 37 police deaths.
The U.S. Department of Justice announced that among the four dozen alleged Gangster Disciples members charged in indictments, a former Atlanta-area police officer who prosecutors…
CLAYTON COUNTY, Ga. — The U.S. Department of Justice has announced it is cracking down on travelers who bring firearms to security checkpoints at Hartsfield-Jackson…
Watch Roland Martin and Stanley Nelson discuss the upcoming documentary The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution in the video clip above. Don’t miss the premiere of the film tonight on PBS.
The U.S. Department of Justice executed arrests of 46 current and former Georgia corrections officers on Thursday in a statewide drug trafficking operation in prisons…
The FBI on Thursday arrested 46 current and former Georgia correction officers in a statewide drug trafficking operation, reports CNN. The arrests came after a two-year federal investigation United States Attorney for the Northern District of Georgia John Horn announced details of the arrests and the FBI’s raids at the nine prisons where the trafficking took […]
Scores of mourners gathered at the First Corinthian Baptist Church in Harlem on Monday to say their final farewells to award-winning journalist Michael J. Feeney.
The news comes a year after reports of fatalities and injuries at the hands of police–most recently Laquan McDonald in Chicago–amid widening frustration over the lack of official recordings of the incidents.