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NYPD Officers Wrestle Pregnant Mother to the Ground.

New York City police officers are under investigation after a bystander used a smartphone to capture a particularly rough arrest of a Brooklyn woman five months pregnant, reports the Christian Science Monitor. The video shows the arrest of…
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Study finds Heavily Armored Police may provoke violence.

The violence that turns a small-town protest into a fiery national spectacle like the one that has played out this month in Missouri is often unwittingly provoked by police, say researchers at the University of California at Berkeley, reports…
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Social Media VS. Traditional Media When it Comes to Portraying Police Brutality Victims.

If you were shot by police, what sort of profile photo would the media choose? The Root, Mashable and more traditional media outlets are reporting that thousands of young African-Americans are posting twin photos of themselves--one looking…