Home News Chicago Teen Killed by Police Called 911 3 Times Asking for Help, and Dispatcher Hung Up on Him

Source:  Stephen Crockett/ The Root Quintonio LeGrier, 19, called police three times Dec. 26 to ask for help. During one of the calls, the dispatch operator hung up on the teen, who was later fatally shot by police.  Quintonio LeGrier, the Chicago teen who was fatally shot by police, called 911 three times the day he was killed, asking for …

Shocking Fake Lynching Scene of African-American Family Shows “Post-Racial” Ignorance Real

ClarksvilleNow.com Reporting news@clarksvillenow.com FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. – Officials have confirmed that an offensive Halloween display at a Fort Campbell residence has been removed. A ClarksvilleNow.com reader sent a photo of the display, which shows what appears to be a black family hanging from a tree in a yard on Litwin St. The child in the display has a knife in …

Police Officer That Killed Unarmed Black Teen Goes Home

Source: Dylan  Goforth/Tulsa World Shannon Kepler, the Tulsa police officer who is accused of killing his daughter’s 19-year-old boyfriend and shooting at his daughter, was released from jail Friday evening on $825,000 bond. Kepler’s attorney, Richard O’Carroll, had requested at a bond hearing earlier in the day that bail be set at $50,000, saying the state had not proven that a …

Oklahoma Police Officer Charged With Murder of Unarmed Black Teenager

Source:  Dylan Goforth/Tulsa World A plea of not guilty was entered on behalf of a longtime Tulsa Police Department officer accused of killing a teenager earlier this month. Shannon Kepler was not in court Tuesday, instead appearing via video. His attorney, Richard O’Carroll, technically stood mute, allowing the court to enter the not guilty plea on his client’s behalf. Kepler …