San Francisco authorities banned calls to 911 for racial reasons

Authorities in San Francisco, California, unanimously supported the passage of a law that makes emergency calls (911) racially motivated by the offense. Details were told by Yahoo !. The CAREN (Caution Against Racially and Exploitative Non-Emergencies) bill was introduced in July after the police were summoned to ...

Big Brother: How are potential criminals secretly monitored in the US?

In 2013, New Orleans had the sixth highest crime rate in the United States. Then the district attorney of the city accused about ten people of extortion, allegedly members of the dealer gangs "3NG" and "the 110ers". They were charged with 25 murders, a number of attempts ...

A resident of Tennessee called the police to save her husband from suicide: the cops shot a man

In Collierville, Tennessee, the widow of a man who was shot by police outside his home in the summer of 2019 filed a lawsuit against the city and one of the police officers. WMCActionNews5 writes about it. The lawsuit was originally filed in a state court, but then referred to federal ...

Trump signed a police reform order: what's in the document

With protesters across the country pushing for police brutality and racism, President Donald Trump signed an executive order on June 16 to track law enforcement misconduct and create incentives to ...

Know Your Rights: How To Behave With US Police

If you are stopped by the police, you have a stressful experience. The ACLU publication describes the requirements of the law and suggests strategies for behavior during meetings with the police. You cannot assume for certain that employees will behave in a certain way or respect your rights. But…

In Atlanta, cops killed an African American during the arrest: protests erupted with renewed vigor

On June 12, in Atlanta, Georgia, a policeman shot and killed 27-year-old African American Reishard Brooks. The man slept in the car near the Wendyʼs restaurant. Local residents called the police because his car was preventing other cars from reaching the restaurant. After the arrival of law enforcement officers, the situation escalated, writes Meduza. Upon arrival, two police officers tested alcohol ...

All police officers involved in the death of George Floyd were arrested: they face up to 40 years in prison

Three former Minneapolis police officers, who were identified as accomplices in the murder of George Floyd during his arrest on Wednesday, June 4, were taken into custody. Writes about this New York Times. Minnesota authorities have released photographs of Tou Tao, Thomas Lane and Alexander ...

Russian-speaking community of New York created patrols to protect the city from marauders

The authors of the initiative do not like what is happening now in New York. They also believe that the police have "tied their hands" and are not given the opportunity to protect the civilian population when it is so necessary. So they decided to take the lead and create patrols to protect ...

Knee-deep: protests rage in the US after the death of a man due to police brutality

The brutal detention of 46-year-old George Floyd, a black resident of Minneapolis, led to his death - a police officer strangled the detainee with his knee. The FBI opened an investigation into the actions of the police, four police officers were fired, but hundreds of protesters took to the streets, writes the BBC. Reacting to the news, hundreds of people arranged ...

US kills Chinese scientist who was on the verge of major discovery about coronavirus

The 37-year-old University of Pittsburgh researcher was killed by a man who then committed suicide, according to NBC. Chinese scientist Dr. Bing Liu was found shot to death at his home in Ross Township, near Pittsburgh. Bullets hit the head, neck and limbs, from ...

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