Texas airs video of arrest of black woman who died in jail

Jul 22, 2015

Texas airs video of arrest of black woman who died in jail

Texan authorities released footage Tuesday showing a white police officer, during a routine traffic stop, argue with and arrest an unarmed black woman who later died in jail. And a state senator said the same day she should never have been taken into custody. ...

Suspected bombers open fire on officers outside Dallas police HQ

Jun 13, 2015

Suspected bombers open fire on officers outside Dallas police HQ

At least one gunman opened fire on officers outside police headquarters in Dallas early Saturday, spraying squad cars with bullets before fleeing in an armored van and being shot by a police sniper, reports said, adding that bombs were planted in the area. Witnesses ...

Texas cop placed on leave over black teens poolside ruckus

Jun 9, 2015

Texas cop placed on leave over black teens poolside ruckus

A police officer’s actions raised tensions Monday in Texas city of McKinney, where some community activists accused the officer of racism while others urged calm until the facts are investigated. The officer was videotaped pinning a black teenager to the ground at a suburban ...