Tag Archives: violence

  • Rumor or Fact? L.A. Gangs Threaten to Kill 100 People in 100 Days

    Jul 29, 15 by Brainuser1 2 Comments

    *WARNING: We hope this is only a rumor. It originated from a post on laurmahni.tumblr.com on July 25 and has since gone viral. The post warns people to be safe because L. A. gang members have vowed to kill 100 people in 100 days and the threat is said to have been inspired by the […]

  • President Obama has ‘No Sympathy’ for Ferguson Violence (Watch)

    Nov 26, 14 by EurPublisher 7 Comments

    *(Via The Detroit News) – President Barack Obama said Tuesday the anger and frustration of minority communities in dealing with law enforcement are no excuse for the violence and destruction of property that erupted in Missouri the night before. Obama spoke in Chicago a day after a grand jury declined to indict a white police […]

  • Violence, Police Crackdown After Ferguson Decision (Watch Video Report)

    Nov 24, 14 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *(Via Newsy) – Monday night’s announcement that Officer Darren Wilson would not be indicted has set off new protests in Ferguson, Missouri. In the hour after the decision was released, there were scattered reports of violence, including gunshots near Ferguson police headquarters. Fires were also set to police vehicles. KSHB’s feed shows, while some officers carry what looked […]

  • BlackandBlueNews: Domestic Violence Can Happen to You

    Oct 7, 14 by Ret. LAPD Sergeant Cheryl Dorsey Leave a comment

    *October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. We sadly begin this October with the fatal shooting of  Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo as a result of a domestic violence incident. Shock, sadness and disbelief were just a few of the emotions expressed when it was reported that Mayor Daniel Crespo, had been shot and killed by his wife […]

  • Waka Flocka Flame Joins United in Peace for Charity Concert

    May 16, 13 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *Guess what? Waka Flocka Flame and his co-horts, Wallace Gator Bradley and United in Peace are working together to help stop the violence in Chicago with a special concert in June. Like many other artists, Waka has been vocal about making the streets of the south side of Chicago safer. “Senseless acts of violence is […]

  • 50 Cent Argues His Music Shares No Link with Promotion of Gun Violence

    Apr 21, 13 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment

    *For a long time, rap music has been a part of the growing trend of violence across the country. In a discussion on CBS News’ “Sunday Morning,” hip hop mogul 50 Cent argued that there is little to no connection between hip hop and gun violence. The multi-talented rapper explained that his music is a […]