Greg Suhr finally resigned as head of the San Francisco Police Department after months of growing pressure for action. May 24, 2016
A somber crowd gathered in Austin, Texas, in response to the news that the officer who killed David Joseph would not be indicted. May 23, 2016
Grassroots activists took part in a 150-mile "March 4 Justice" to demand justice and full compensation for the falsely convicted. May 19, 2016
A giant sweep through North Bronx public housing projects shows the ominous new direction of policing in New York City. May 12, 2016
Gary Tyler, who was finally freed after 41 years unjustly behind bars, was the subject of a 2007 article on his nearly forgotten case.
May 5, 2016
A University of Washington student took on the Board of Regents for its insidious relationship to the prison-industrial complex. April 28, 2016
The Mission District police station is the site of a hunger strike by five people who have a single demand: Fire SFPD Chief Greg Suhr. April 27, 2016
Video of the deaths of three Florida teens has their families asking why police didn't do more--and why the girls are being smeared.
April 26, 2016
After four long years and no accountability or justice, it is long past time to hold the cops who killed Ramarley Graham to account. April 18, 2016
Anti-racist activists are mobilizing in Montreal and Toronto to demand justice for the victims of police brutality and violence. April 14, 2016
The need to build a larger movement is about coming to terms with the enormity of our task when we talk about ending police terrorism in our communities. April 14, 2016
Only a racist system could shield the cops who fired 20 bullets at someone for the "crime" of being in a car that rolled two feet. April 11, 2016
Some 200 people packed a meeting in San Francisco to hear about the struggle to win justice for Mario Woods and Alex Nieto. April 6, 2016
New York activists have united to form "Justice 4 the Wrongfully Incarcerated" and demand an end to the system's abuses. March 30, 2016
The decision of the Brooklyn prosecutor to not ask for jail time in the killing of Akai Gurley is a slap in the face to Akai's family. March 29, 2016
The arrest and assault of two respected criminal justice activists shows that New York City cops still operate with impunity. March 23, 2016
Tony Robinson's family and their supporters organized a weekend of protests in Madison to mark one year since his murder by police. March 15, 2016
The family of a teenager killed by Austin, Texas, police joined supporters to demand justice from the authorities' investigation. March 15, 2016
The murder of Che Taylor casts a harsh new light on a police department that is supposed to be the poster child for reform. March 1, 2016
The victims of solitary confinement are damned--not to lakes of fire, but to psychic torture so continuous that it seems eternal. February 29, 2016
New York City activists rallied to demand that the politicians talking about closing the infamous island jail start taking action. February 25, 2016
A Black Lives Matter Chicago organizer explains why the group declined an invite to attend a meeting at the White House. February 22, 2016
The jury that convicted NYPD officer Peter Liang for killing Akai Gurley ended a decade of impunity for "New York's finest." February 22, 2016
The mistreatment of a Princeton professor of African American Studies is yet another example of out-of-control policing. February 19, 2016
If David Joseph's police killer in Austin is brought to justice, it will be because we continue to organize and fill the streets.
February 19, 2016
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