police

Blue Lives Matter Gets a TikTok Makeover

Goofy, cringe and #HumanizingTheBadge, viral cop TikToks find a massive audience — and help rationalize a policing system that’s rotten to its core

The Crapper Dick Crackdown: America’s Undercover War on Gay Sex

For decades, local vice squads worked washrooms to entice gay men into illegal sex acts — until a trio of lawyers took the fight right back to the cops

What Happens to Black Activists When Cops Write the History Books?

Tommy Oliver talks about his HBO documentary ‘40 Years a Prisoner,’ which chronicles a deadly 1978 showdown between MOVE members and local law enforcement — and the effect it’s had on racist policing today

This Police Drama Is John Boyega’s Best Role to Date

After years of wasting his time in ‘Star Wars,’ Boyega takes on police reform in Steve McQueen’s ‘Red, White and Blue’