Police State

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Protesters shout for the videos of the shooting from the steps of the police station during another night of protests over the police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott in Charlotte, North Carolina, U.S. September 22, 2016. (Photo: Mike Blake/ Reuters)
"The public owns this video."
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
"We are gonna break the chains of injustice, the chains of police brutality. The chain breaks here right in Tulsa, Oklahoma," said Dr. Tiffany Crutcher. (Screenshot: Fox 5 Atlanta)
The family of Terence Crutcher claimed a "small victory" late Thursday after...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
 Two women embrace while looking at a police officer in riot gear during a protest against the police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott in uptown Charlotte, North Carolina on September 21, 2016. (Photo: Jason Miczek/ Reuters)
The National Guard and State Highway Patrol were deployed Thursday morning in...


Marking this "holiday of horrors," another black guy dies - this time on video - another white cop walks. The failure of a New York grand jury to indict Daniel Pantaleo for choking Eric Garner to death quickly sparked a righteous wave of protests and furious chants of "This Stops Today." A stunningly tone-deaf NYPD offered the hashtag #Wehearyou and the vow they're "committed to rebuilding public trust." Hey NYPD: The people have had it. Eric Garner's father: "There is no justice system."