San Jose Police Officer Placed On Leave After Provocative Tweets To #BlackLivesMatter Protesters Won't Face Criminal ChargesProsecutors say the San Jose police officer who posted inflammatory and taunting social media messages about anti-police protesters won't face criminal charges.
'I Can't Breathe' Protests, Oscar Grant Memorial Planned In Bay Area For New Year's EveNot everyone will be counting down to a midnight celebration in the Bay Area Wednesday night.
Protest Over San Jose Police Officer's Controversial Tweets, 13,000 Sign Petition Demanding His FiringThe demonstrators delivered to San Jose Police Chief Larry Esquivel shortly after 5 p.m. a copy of an online petition signed by more than 13,000 people calling for the termination of Police Officer Phillip White, police spokeswoman Sgt. Heather Randol said.
Comments Overheard From Angry Berkeley Residents About Police Using Batons, Tear Gas During #BlackLivesMatter Protests“When did the people of Berkeley decide it was okay for the police to make our streets look like Beirut,” asked one man.
Black Reporter, Police Lieutenant Open Up About Being Called 'Sellouts' By Police Brutality Protesters In Oakland, San FranciscoA local reporter who's been covering the Bay Area protests against police brutality opens up about something she was shocked to hear from other people of color.
'Duty To Kill You;' San Jose Police Officer Placed On Leave After Provocative Tweets On #ICantBreathe ProtestersA veteran San Jose police officer has been placed on leave after tweets from an account apparently belonging to him were critical and some say threatening to activists involved in the I Can't Breathe and Black Lives Matter protests.
#BlackLivesMatter Protesters Block Entrance To Oakland Police Headquarters; 25 ArrestedPolice arrested 25 protesters Monday morning who chained themselves to the Oakland Police Department headquarters and shut down nearby streets to call for the end of police killings of unarmed black people.