Savion Barrow was at his Rock Hill home with his mother and 10-year-old sister when the incident occurred. His mother, who hasn’t been identified, told police she was watching television when she heard the semi-automatic gun go off. She turned around to discover that little Savion had shot himself in the head while playing with the firearm.
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Sean Groubert, a white former South Carolina State Trooper who made headlines after shooting unarmed Black man Levar Jones in 2014, was arrested for…
Todd Rutherford, the attorney for 16-year-old Shakara (last name withheld), spoke to reporters on Thursday about the student’s version of events. Rutherford says Shakara put her phone away but refused to leave class because she believed the punishment didn’t coincide with the crime.
The public has digested just about all it can of Raven-Symoné lunacy, idiocy and ignorance and want the former “Cosby Show” child star snatched off the…
Resource officers are commonly trained by police, with each department setting their own standards of force towards students.
Soon after the video was uploaded and gained national attention, Fields was placed on administrative leave. On Tuesday afternoon, Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott announced that Fields was suspended without pay.
The South Carolina deputy who addressed reporters Tuesday afternoon doesn’t believe resource officer Ben Fields is racist because of his romantic relationship with a Black woman.
On Tuesday, Roland Martin, former Virginia Governor L. Douglas Wilder, and the NewsOne Now panel discussed Comey’s comments and his explanation that increasing crime rates are a result of cops being afraid to do their jobs because they don’t want to be video taped.
Richland County Senior Deputy Ben Fields has been terminated from his position as a resource officer at Spring Valley High in Columbia, SC after throwing a teenager from her desk for using a cell phone in class.
Raven-Symoné is being pounded into oblivion on social media for having the audacity to defend the action of the white Spring Valley High School officer…