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Ferguson officials have missed crucial deadlines that were set by the Department of Justice in efforts to reform policing procedures.

Brian Courtney Wilson talked with Erica Campbell and GRIFF about the inspiration for his new song.

Off-duty officer Eric Ball, who is African-American, said that he played football under coaches who used pushups to ensure discipline.

After being shot in the stomach, Carl Williams is expected to survive his injuries. Meanwhile, the officer has been placed on administrative leave.

Corey Pegues spent 21 years with the New York Police Department, wending his way up through the rank-and-file to commanding officer. The decorated Black police officer left the force in April 2013, and in May, released the book Once a Cop: My Journey from former Crack Dealer to the Highest Ranks of the NYPD. On Thursday, […]

Louisiana House Bill 953, or the 'Blue Lives Matter Bill," extends provisions under the current hate crime law, covering police officers, EMS workers and first responders.

“One of the first things I did was to get down to his level, take a deep breath and not say anything for a couple minutes,” Officer Purdy said in an interview with WSOC.

Jenkins was pronounced dead on May 17, just one day before her 10th birthday, according to the Milwaukee-Wisconsin Journal Sentinel.