Dropped Off and Left for Dead? African American Mother Claims Houston PD Officers Used Excessive Force

Injuries Joseph Roberts sustained from HPD officers rolling over his body with a police car by Jeffrey L. Boney Special to the NNPA from the Houston Forward-Times An African American mother encountered a situation that no parent should experience – having to receive a phone Read More


Texas County Adopts Policy to Protect LGBT Inmates

RAMIT PLUSHNICK-MASTI, Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — The sheriff of Houston’s Harris County has adopted a sweeping policy designed to protect and guarantee equal treatment of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender inmates, including allowing transgender individuals to be housed based on the gender they identify Read More