Police Shoot and Kill Pregnant Latina Teenager in California
Police Shoot and Kill Pregnant Latina Teenager in California
By Raquel Reichard | 03/22/2017 - 16:04

A 16-year-old girl was shot and killed by police officers in Northern California last week.


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A White Off-Duty Officer Shoots an Unarmed 13-Year-Old Latino and the Teen is Arrested
An Off-Duty Officer Fires Gun in Scuffle with Unarmed 13-Year-Old Latino and the Teen is Arrested
By Raquel Reichard | 02/23/2017 - 10:35

An off-duty Los Angeles police officer was caught on camera firing his gun during a fight with a 13-year-old boy in Anaheim, California on Wednesday, leading to the child's arrest and protests in the city.


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Police Officer Kills Unarmed Chicago Latino Jose Nieves
Police Officer Kills Unarmed Chicago Latino Jose Nieves
By Raquel Reichard | 01/10/2017 - 16:46

Another unarmed Latino has been killed by law enforcement.


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Family of Pedro Villanueva Left Without Answers 6 Months After Police Killed the Unarmed Teen
Family of Pedro Villanueva Left Without Answers 6 Months After Police Killed the Unarmed Teen
By Raquel Reichard | 12/19/2016 - 11:19

It's been more than six months since two undercover California Highway Patrol (CHP) officers in Los Angeles shot and killed unarmed Latino teenager


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Police Fatally Shoot Unarmed Latino Elder with Dementia
Police Fatally Shoot Unarmed Latino Elder with Dementia
By Raquel Reichard | 12/14/2016 - 15:32

This story was updated on December 15, 2016 to include new details.

Police in Bakersfield, Calif. shot and killed a 73-year-old unarmed Latino man with dementia on Monday.


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Watch: This Powerful #MannequinChallenge Video Tackles Police Violence
Watch: This Powerful #MannequinChallenge Video Tackles Police Violence
By Raquel Reichard | 11/10/2016 - 14:43

The #MannequinChallenge has taken over the Internet, with high school students,


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Tulsa Officer Who Shot and Killed Terrence Crutcher Charged with Manslaughter
Tulsa Officer Who Shot and Killed Terrence Crutcher Charged with Manslaughter
By Raquel Reichard | 09/23/2016 - 10:09

The white police office who shot and killed unarmed black driver Terence Crutcher in Tulsa, Oklahoma last week has been charged with first-degree murder.


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Cheerleaders and the WNBA Join The Ranks of Those Kneeling in Protest of Police Violence
WNBA Team & Howard Cheerleaders Join the Ranks of Those Kneeling in Protest of Police Violence
By Barbara Gonzalez | 09/22/2016 - 12:19

With black and brown lives continuously threatened by police brutality, the protest against the national anthem continues. 


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Latino Officer Caught on Camera Kicking, Punching Restrained Black Man
Latino Officer Caught on Camera Kicking & Punching Restrained Black Man
By Raquel Reichard | 08/23/2016 - 10:53

The Los Angeles Police Department released security video from 2014 that shows a Latino police officer kicking, punching, elbowing and kneeing a then-22-year-old Black man who fit the description of a robbery suspect.


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Video Shows Arizona Jail Guards Torturing Latina Inmate
Video Shows New Mexico Detention Guards Torturing Latina Detainee
By Raquel Reichard | 08/12/2016 - 16:48

A disturbing video released on Wednesday shows a Latina inmate at the Metropolitan Detention Center in New Mexico being tortured by guards. Her infraction: possession of a poster.


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