Police Brutality

Mobile Justice: ACLU Of Michigan Launches App Allowing Citizens To Easily Record PoliceThe American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan is bringing to the state a version of a smartphone app to safeguard videos they record of law enforcement officers.
$900K Settlement Reached In Michigan Man's Death While In Key West Police CustodyThe man's family sued the city last spring, claiming excessive force killed the unarmed man and that officers conspired to cover up the death.
Protests Planned In Detroit After Grand Jury Declines To Indict Ferguson Cop In ShootingA Grand Jury has decided not to indict a white police officer who killed a black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri.
Violence In Ferguson Spurs Interest In Police Body CamsInterest in body cams has grown since the violence in Ferguson, Missouri, ....
Court-Ordered Oversight Of Detroit Police EndsA judge has eased oversight of the Detroit Police Department after the government reported substantial compliance with a 2003 agreement to reduce excessive force and illegal arrests.
City Of Detroit Looks To Remove Federal Monitoring Of Police DepartmentBetween 1995 and 2000, police killed nearly 50 people, including six people who were unarmed and shot in the back.
Local Reverend Calls On Metro Detroiters To Join Push For Police Brutality Legislation After Events In FergusonRev. Charles Williams, II, said there has been a lot of misrepresentation of what's going on in Ferguson, Missouri.
Attorneys: Mentally Challenged Dearborn Man Is Victim Of Police Brutality"Personally, when I watched the video, I was horrified," said Dawud Walid, Executive Director for CAIR-MI.
VIDEO: Police Brutality In Lincoln Park?Have you ever felt that a cop has unfairly messed with you?
Retired Detroit Teacher Says She's A Victim Of Police BrutalityDebra Pernell-Simmons says she was demonstrating on behalf of a female inmate who had complained of mistreatment, when she was suddenly tased.
Abuse Worries Rise As More Police Patrol DetroitSome Detroit community activists say they're concerned that there won't be proper checks in place to report and investigate alleged abuse by county and state law enforcement officers who have been brought in to help local police fight violent crime.
Detroit Police Departments Not Complying With Federal Court OrderCriticism and more questions over Detroit's police department's pace to fully comply with federal orders to clean up its act.