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Alabama police end NAACP sit-in against attorney general nominee Jeff Sessions

By Kim Chandler Associated Press MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The national president of the NAACP and five others were arrested after staging a sit-in Tuesday at...

After ‘disturbing’ video of handcuffed black woman, Jeffco officials seek meeting...

By Ariel Worthy The Birmingham Times Jefferson County Commissioners Sandra Little Brown and David Carrington said Tuesday they plan to meet with Homewood's mayor to discuss a video...

Minnesota officer charged with manslaughter in Castile death

By Kyle Potter and Amy Forliti ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota police officer has been charged with second-degree manslaughter in the killing of...

Video shows man had hands up before police shooting

By Justin Juozapavicius Associated Press TULSA, Okla. — An unarmed black man killed by a white Oklahoma officer who was responding to a stalled vehicle can...

Black police recruit hopes to shatter perceptions

By Amanda Lee Myers Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) - Renata Phillip was 11 years into a satisfying teaching career when she shocked her friends and...

Violence rocks Milwaukee after police-involved shooting

By Monique Jones The Birmingham Times Violence over the police-involved shooting of an black armed man in Milwaukee, MN gripped the community early Monday morning. Police responded to...

Report blasts Baltimore police over racial bias, force

By Juliet Linderman and Eric Tucker Associated Press BALTIMORE -- The Justice Department and Baltimore police agreed to negotiate court-enforceable reforms after a scathing federal report...

Chicago Releases Video from Police Shooting of Unarmed Teen

By Monique Jones The Birmingham Times A body camera video from a police-involved shooting in Chicago has added yet another layer to the ongoing national conversation about...

Facebook account deactivated as woman posts during standoff

By Juliet Linderman Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) -- In the midst of a five-hour standoff that turned deadly, Facebook granted an emergency request from the Baltimore...

Panelists discuss the tension between police, communities

By Ariel Worthy The Birmingham Times The gathering began peacefully with a discussion about respect between police officers and the community; residents and the community and...

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