Judge Donna Scott Davenport oversees a juvenile justice system in Rutherford County, TN, with a staggering history of jailing children. She said kids must face consequences, which rarely seem to apply to her or the other adults in charge.
"This myth about the general goodness of cops obscures the truth of what needs to be done to fix the system."
Two former Fullerton, California, cops charged with killing a schizophrenic homeless man, Kelly Thomas, in 2011 were found not guilty of all charges today. Kelly Thomas' father, Ron Thomas, told the Los Angeles Times he is "stunned" by the verdict.
After being brutally handled by Wisconsin Capitol police, a protest photographer is being threatened with felony battery of a police officer.
A Brooklyn man has filed papers to sue the city over an alleged hate crime committed by the NYPD. The Daily News reports that on Sunday night around 2:50 a.m., two officers came to Jabbar Campbell's Crown Heights apartment following a
View more videos at: http://nbcbayarea.com. Oakland Police Chief Howard Jordan said today that he wants to discipline 44 of his officers for misconduct in their handling of Occupy Oakland protesters at three major demonstrations in the
This short film chronicles the events of September 25 to 29 in Madrid, Spain, where tens of thousands of people have taken to the streets to demand the resignation of the government and an end to police brutality. Many of the protests
The video above shows police as they close in on Occupy San Francisco protesters on Saturday, but San Francisco police say what may not be widely available on video is the protesters' actions beforehand. "The protesters threw
After news that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange had been designated an "Enemy of the State" by the United States government and that communication with him is considered "communicating with the enemy," protesters in Melbourne decided to
This short film chronicles the events of the past week in Spain, where hundreds of thousands took to the streets against austerity and police brutality.
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