police-brutality

Inside the Case of a Murderous LAPD Detective That Could Bring Down the Whole Department

On February 24, 1986, John Ruetten returned home to his condo in Van Nuys, California, to find Sherri, his wife of only three months, dead…

Nashville Might Have Finally Found a Way to Hold Police Accountable for Killing Unarmed Black Men

In February 2017, 31-year-old Jocques Clemmons was pulled over in a routine traffic stop by Metro-Nashville Police Officer Joshua Lippert. It was just before 1…

How to Kill a Black Man Twice in America: The Botham Jean Story

On September 6th, a warm Thursday night in Dallas, Botham Jean was shot and killed by his neighbor — a cop. There’s no good way…

Cops Are Set Up to Be Dangerously Bad Shots

The V8 engine of a black-and-white Crown Vic roared as LAPD officers Sinlen Tse and Sarah Winans chased a Toyota Camry down a residential street….