Videos pile pressure on US police over racism, killings
More shocking bodycam footage, more fatal shootings by officers, and a murder trial nearing its conclusion -- public trust in the US police has seldom been more...
Anger after US police pepper-spray 9-year-old girl
Police officers who handcuffed and pepper-sprayed a nine-year-old girl in the US city of Rochester were suspended Monday at the mayor's request.
US police shoot man dead during traffic stop, protesters gather
Police in Minneapolis shot a man dead during a traffic stop on Wednesday, seven months after the killing of George Floyd by an officer in the same US city.
Black man led on a rope by US police sues for $1 million
An African-American man who was arrested and led by a rope by two white Texas police officers has sued the US city of Galveston for $1 million in damages, his lawyer told AFP Monday.
Trump signs order pushing to reduce US police violence
US President Donald Trump issued an order to improve policing Tuesday, calling for a ban on dangerous chokeholds, but he stopped well short of demands made at nationwide protests against racism and police brutality.
Another police killing of a black man stokes US tension, debate
The fatal shooting of a black man by a white police officer in Atlanta has poured more fuel on the raging US debate over racism, prompting another round of street protests and the resignation of the southern city's police chief.
US police in hot seat after years of near impunity
Calls for police reform have spread across the United States, but after years of acting with relative impunity -- supported by powerful unions and protective laws -- changing the worst habits of the US men in blue will be a steep challenge.
Nigerian police profile US policeman as criminal for wearing braids
A Nigerian working with the police in Washington DC United States Akintayo Akintunde has joined the league of young people that are profiled as suspected criminals based on their looks by the Nigerian police. Akintunde, who has a braided hair, is attached to the Washington, District of Columbia police. He narrated how the Nigeria police…