Tag Archives: police

  • BlackandBlueNews: Was Sandra Bland Punished for Contempt of Cop?

    Jul 22, 15 by Cheryl Dorsey, Retired LAPD Sergeant 2 Comments

    *After having viewed the police  dashcam video of the Waller County State Trooper Brian Encinia who stopped Sandra Bland for failing to signal prior to a lane change, my assumptions were confirmed. The Texas Department of Public Safety officials reported that Encinia violated several traffic stop and courtesy protocols.   Brian Encinia  punished Sandra Bland. Much like fired […]

  • Spokane Mayor Asks Rachel Dolezal To Quit Police Oversight Panel Over ‘Unacceptable Conduct’

    Jun 17, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *The Spokesman-Review is reporting that the mayor of Spokane, Wash. Has asked Rachel Dolezal to step down form her position on a police oversight panel for conduct he calls unacceptable. A city investigation found that the actions of former NAACP chairman Dolezal and two other members of the Office of Police Ombudsman Commission threatened that group’s […]

  • The Black Women’s Forum: Standing In The Gap’

    Jun 4, 15 by Mohammed Mubarak 1 Comment

    *Our nations first President George Washington was nicknamed “The Great Unifier.” That same moniker can also be applied to the Honorable Maxine Waters (U.S. Representive, Los Angeles). From her early days in the California State Assembly, to her rise to the U.S. Congress, she has worked tirelessly to bring folks from all spectrums of life […]

  • BlackandBlueNews: Contempt of Cop & Deadly Force

    Apr 23, 15 by Cheryl Dorsey, Retired Los Angeles Police Department Sergeant Leave a comment

    Beatriz Paez is just one of the many recent victims of what I like to refer to as “Contempt of Cop.”  Fortunately for Paez , she lived to talk about her encounter. Ms. Paez witnessed plain clothes officers detaining several individuals at gunpoint and decided to record the incident on her cell phone. One of […]

  • Black Officer Killed in the Line of Duty to be Remembered on 10th Anniversary

    Apr 15, 15 by EURNews Leave a comment

    *In recognition of Los Angeles Airport Police Officer Tommy Scott’s sacrifice and to commemorate the tenth year since his death, the Tommy Scott 1st Annual Ride & Shine Memorial Ride and Car & Truck Show show will take place on Apr. 25 and the Tommy Scott Memorial 5K & 10K LAX Run on May 16. […]

  • 73-yr Old Deputy Mistakes Gun for Taser – Kills Eric Harris (Watch)

    Apr 13, 15 by Cheryl Dorsey, Retired LAPD Sergeant 5 Comments

    *There are so many troubling aspects to this most recent police shooting in Tulsa, Oklahoma; I am not sure where to begin. Last week the world watched in disbelief as former North Charleston, South Carolina white, police officer Michael Slager executed unarmed, black, Walter Scott during a traffic stop for an inoperable third tail light. […]