Officer who shot unarmed Black man in Georgia found not guilty of murder

A former Georgia police officer who fatally shot an unarmed, naked man was found not guilty of murder on Monday.

Fort Worth police officer charged with murder for shooting black woman in her home

A white Fort Worth police officer who shot and killed a black woman through a back window of her home while responding to a call about an open front door was charged with murder on Monday after resigning from the ...

The Fort Worth officer who killed a woman in her own home has resigned, as mayor calls the shooting unjustified

The officer who fatally shot Atatiana Jefferson in her home Saturday morning has resigned, Fort Worth interim police chief Ed Kraus said Monday.

Dallas NAACP calls for independent investigation of Joshua Brown’s murder

Joshua Brown, a witness in the Amber Guyger Murder Trial was shot dead a week ago. Ms. Guyger, the former police officer, was found guilty of murdering business exec, Botham Jean, after “mistakenly” entering his apartment

Black News Channel (BNC) TV launches in America

In a joint teleconference broadcast live from the Four Season’s Hotel in New York’s Financial District, the Black News Channel (BNC) and the National Newspaper Publishers Association announced the official launch date and time for the nation’s first 24-hour, 7-days ...

Texas cop fatally shoots woman in her own home after neighbor calls for welfare check

A Black woman was fatally shot by a white Fort Worth, Texas, officer inside her home early Saturday after police were called to the residence for a welfare check, authorities said.

Aftermath of Botham Jean trial causes controversy, uproar

From controversial compassion for the killer to the murder of a key witness, the aftermath of the murder trial of Black, unarmed Dallas resident Botham Jean continues.

This Black pilot is flying with a mission of diversity

Walking onto an airplane and seeing a black pilot is as rare as a blood moon sighting.

Montgomery, Ala. elects first Black mayor in 200-year history

Alabama's capital, a city once known as the cradle of the Confederacy and later the birthplace of the civil rights movement, elected its first African American mayor Tuesday.

Joshua Brown, key witness in Amber Guyger murder trial and Botham Jean’s neighbor, shot to death in Dallas

A man who was a key witness in the murder trial of former Dallas police officer Amber Guyger was fatally shot Friday in the parking lot of his apartment complex, according to attorney Lee Merritt.

Baltimore prosecutor attempts to throw out nearly 800 criminal convictions

Nearly 800 criminal cases involving 25 police officers suspected of corruption are set to be thrown out in Baltimore, according to the city’s chief prosecutor.

Amber Guyger coddled in court after being given a 10 year murder sentence

On Wednesday, in Texas, former white police officer Amber Guyger was charged with ten years in prison for killing unarmed Black man Botham Jean in his own apartment.

Dallas cop gets 10 years for killing neighbor

A white Dallas police officer has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for fatally shooting her unarmed, black neighbor in his home.

Ex-Dallas police officer found guilty of murder in shooting death of neighbor

A white former Dallas police officer who said she fatally shot her unarmed, black neighbor after mistaking his apartment for her own was found guilty of murder on Tuesday.

Teacher Fired After Writing Note Saying That Black Children Are Devils

A substitute teacher at Bernard Awtrey Middle School in Atlanta has been fired after allegedly writing a note describing Black children as devils and white children as angels.