Baton Rouge Man Fatally Shot During Police Escorted DCFS Visit

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A Black man was killed in a police involved shooting during a visit from a Department of Children and Family Services caseworker last night in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. According to the news, 23-year- old Calvin Toney, was fatally shot after Read more

Louisiana State Rep. Ted James Says Colleague Havard’s Call for New Orleans Saints Budget Cuts Doesn’t Make “Cents”


Louisiana State Representative, Ted James replied to State Representative Kenny Havard’s call to cut funds for the New Orleans Saints yesterday. On Monday, Havard stated that he wants “to cut millions in state tax dollars, exemptions and credits allocated to Read more

The New Tech Tracking Police Interactions, the Chatbox


As of today, there has been 848 police involved shootings and/or police involved deaths, which is in part why Brandon Anderson created the chatbox. tracks people’s interactions with the police, allowing them to leave a review the way Read more

Donnell Thompson, 3rd Unarmed Man Killed in Two Weeks


Donnell Thompson is the third unarmed man in two weeks to be involved in a police shooting. Thompson was shot and killed by Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department on July 28th as they were pursuing a carjacker. When the carjacker fled Read more

Another Possible Police Involved Shooting in Houston, Texas


Though we couldn’t find anything via mainstream media, social media outlets like Twitter and Instagram are reporting the death of another Black man, Alva Braziel,  during a police involved shooting. We found one news story from Houston which did not Read more