The City Council voted to slash the police budget by $17.4 million as violent crime continues to surge in the city.
A campaign is calling on Antelope Valley schools to cancel its contract, worth around $1.7 million a year, with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
After President Joe Biden challenged Congress to pass the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act by May 25, Republicans and Democrats in the House and the Senate spent much of Thursday working to craft bipartisan police reform legislation that can pass in the coming weeks.
The Australian government and systems of policing and corrections continue to feed the intergenerational trauma that resulted from institutional, systemic racism.
Officer Harry Dunn likened the rioters to "possessed zombies" and told how his police radio crackled with multiple reports of "officer down" and "shots fired."
"If I can imagine what war is like, I can imagine it was like that," Officer Harry Dunn said of the January 6 violence at the seat of U.S. government.
Portland saw widespread protests beginning in May following the killing of Black man George Floyd while in police custody.
Protests have been held outside Rochester Police Department's headquarters after body camera footage of the incident was released on YouTube.
As the FBI steps up its investigations over those involved in the disorder, the behavior of some Capitol Police officers is also being scrutinized.
Seattle police chief Adrian Diaz said that officers would be terminated if found to have taken part in a riot after Wednesday's protests.
Several videos taken during the riots have raised questions about police conduct at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday.
Marcus DiPaola told Newsweek that outnumbered officers were being threatened and "didn't just open the barriers."
At one point, he told police officers: "You open the door for them and let them breach the people's house."
"I'll bring everyone to the table," Biden said during a community meeting in Kenosha, Wisconsin.
"This is the CAREN we need," said San Francisco Supervisor Shamann Walton, who introduced the legislation.
The International Association of Chiefs of Police claimed somewhere between $2 million to $5 million dollars in PPP money.
Black people in the U.S. have disproportionately suffered injuries from the use of police dogs.
Elijah McClain died at the age of 23 after an encounter with police in Aurora, Colorado.
Look closely, and you'll see a disturbing pattern of discrimination in the way police in Europe have been enforcing lockdown measures.
"You can breathe just fine," another office told Derrick Scott before his death.
Rep. Karen Bass said that the proposed Justice in Policing Act does speak to some of the concerns put forward by those calling for the defunding of police.
Democrats have put forward a series of measures aimed at improving law enforcement practices and accountability for misconduct.
Bill Maher ridiculed Facebook and CEO Mark Zuckerberg for creating a "stupider" culture of people who no longer read, but defended the social media network's decision not to fact-check political advertisements.
"While facial recognition identifies a white man's gender 99% of the time, it misidentifies darker-skinned females up to 35% of the time," Tlaib wrote in a follow-up tweet.
After a 5-0 vote, some Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Community College security guards will be allowed to carry guns.
An Alabama grandmother says a school resource officer harassed her granddaughter by using inappropriate statements.
Authorities allegedly told Clara Ruplinger she had to remove her hijab so they could take her "head dimensions," according to her attorney, Soha Saiyed.
The incident comes as Kansas City's mayor seeks to send a message of unity in response to the Trump administration's "hate-filled ideologies."
Sixty-nine percent of the more than 9,000 traffic stops made by the highway enforcement team between 2012 and the end of 2017 involved Latino drivers.
Denver police officers arrested Colorado news editor for trying to photograph them as they responded to a call on a public sidewalk.