Latest Shootings Inspire Wave Of Celebrity ActivismThe killings of five police officers in Dallas by a lone gunman motivated by racial hatred of whites heightened the tensions and calls for the need for change.
North Texas Defense Attorney Says Social Media Holds Police Accountable Two high-profile deadly police shootings this week, both involving African-American men, were captured on video. Social media played a role in the ensuing outrage and frustration.
Activists Troubled By Houston's History Of Police ShootingsThere's a concerning pattern in Houston that's lasted more than a decade, activists and attorneys say: Nearly every officer-involved shooting is deemed justified by the law enforcement agency, and grand juries tend to concur.
Ferguson, Missouri Cops Start Wearing Body CamerasPolice in the St. Louis suburb where a white officer shot and killed an unarmed 18-year-old black teenager have started wearing body cameras, according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
Dallas Huey P. Newton Gun Club Plans Open Carry-Type RallyThey’ve lost faith in police. Now a new group is planning to grab their guns and patrol the streets of south Dallas.
Local Officials Address Police Shooting ConcernsMoments of passion punctuated a community meeting Monday evening on officer-involved shootings in Dallas.