A Tough Beat for a Detective: Recruiting Black Police Officers
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A Tough Beat for a Detective: Recruiting Black Police Officers

Percentage of African-Americans in U.S. Police Departments Remains Flat Since 2007
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Percentage of African-Americans in U.S. Police Departments Remains Flat Since 2007

Ben Kesling and Cameron McWhirter, THE WALL STREET JOURNAL   (The Wall Street Journal) —…

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Black Cops Back Officers Charged in Freddie Gray’s Death
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Black Cops Back Officers Charged in Freddie Gray’s Death

By Kamau High Special to the NNPA News Service from The AFRO     BALTIMORE (NNPA)…

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Black Boston Police Officers Facing Higher Discipline Rates than White Counterparts
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Black Boston Police Officers Facing Higher Discipline Rates than White Counterparts

O’Ryan Johnson and Matt Stout, THE BOSTON HERALD   BOSTON (The Boston Herald) — The…

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Video Shows 4 Black Officers Held at Gunpoint by Police
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Video Shows 4 Black Officers Held at Gunpoint by Police

Leigh Higgins, THE JOURNAL NEWS via USA TODAY   RAMAPO, N.Y. (USA Today) — Four…

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Black Officers Torn Between Duty and Race 
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Black Officers Torn Between Duty and Race 

JESSE J. HOLLAND, Associated Press KRISTIN J. BENDER, Associated Press Jorge “Jinho” Ferreira feels the…

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