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Rate of fatal US police shootings of...

US police kill up to 3 times more black...

North America

Wed, Oct 28 2020

There were 5,367 fatal police shootings reported in the last five years

69 killed in protests to end police...

69 killed in protests in Nigeria

Africa

Sat, Oct 24 2020

Although, an official figure of casualties were not given

Police patrol Nigeria's Lagos after...

Police patrol Lagos after president...

Africa

Fri, Oct 23 2020

Amnesty International said 12 people were killed in the incident, with a total of 56 people dead in the...

Autopsy report says Rayhan was killed...

Autopsy report says Rayhan was killed...

Nation

Thu, Oct 22 2020

In the first autopsy report, the doctors found 111 injury marks on Rayhan’s body

Breonna Taylor's family demands to see...

Breonna Taylor's family demands to see...

North America

Sat, Sep 26 2020

Two officers were shot and wounded at the Louisville protests late Wednesday, and more than 120 people...

Louisville heads for another night under...

Louisville heads for another night under...

North America

Fri, Sep 25 2020

The demonstrations began peacefully but quickly degenerated into violence as protesters clashed with...

Protests erupt in US over charges in...

Protests in US over charges in Breonna...

North America

Thu, Sep 24 2020

Taylor was shot dead after three plainclothes policemen turned up at her door in the middle of the night...

Colombians protest against police...

Colombians protest against police...

Latin America

Tue, Sep 22 2020

Bogota experienced several days of unrest after a 43-year-old engineer named Javier Ordonez died on September...

Blake: Hurts to breathe in video from...

Blake: It hurts to breathe

North America

Sun, Sep 6 2020

Coming three months after the death of George Floyd, Blake's shooting has touched off a new round...

Seven police officers in Rochester suspended...

Seven police officers in Rochester suspended...

North America

Fri, Sep 4 2020

The office of New York's attorney general is investigating the case

Police kill black man in US

Police kill black man in US

North America

Thu, Sep 3 2020

The shooting came after months of protests against police brutality across the country

Protests after Los Angeles police kill...

Protests after Los Angeles police kill...

North America

Wed, Sep 2 2020

The shooting came as protests against police violence and racism have roiled the country in recent months...

ED: Restoring faith in the police

ED: Restoring faith in the police

Editorial

Mon, Aug 24 2020

Bangladesh has long struggled with the problem of law enforcement personnel abusing power

Remembering Yasmin: a tragedy not...

Remembering Yasmin: a tragedy not...

Nation

Mon, Aug 24 2020

On August 24, 1995, fourteen-year-old Yasmin Akhtar was gang-raped by policemen, and later brutally...

Time’s up for police brutality?

Time’s up for police brutality?

Bangladesh

Sun, Aug 23 2020

Inspired by cop withdrawals, victims are finally speaking up

Angry locals round up policemen for...

Angry locals round up policemen for...

Nation

Sat, Aug 15 2020

Police alleged that Rabiul tried to escape their custody and jumped in the water, causing him to drown;...

Movie gives Eric Garner's family the...

Movie gives Eric Garner's family the...

Showtime

Wed, Jul 15 2020

Garner’s dying words, “I can’t breathe,” became a rallying cry for the Black...

OP-ED: How can we do better? Let’s...

OP-ED: How can we do better? Let’s...

Swikriti Dasgupta

Tue, Jun 23 2020

Addressing systemic racism within us requires difficult conversations

Seattle plans to dismantle occupied...

Seattle plans to dismantle occupied...

North America

Tue, Jun 23 2020

Durkan condemned the violence, writing on Twitter that it was 'unacceptable'

Trump signs order on police reform after...

Trump signs order on police reform after...

North America

Wed, Jun 17 2020

Civil-rights groups and top Democrats say the order is insufficient

Few rules, consequences when US police...

Few rules, consequences when US police...

North America

Tue, Jun 16 2020

The death of 27-year-old Rayshard Brooks, shot while running away from an Atlanta police officer, has...