Oklahoma City Police Officer Sexually Assaults At Least 6 Black Women While on Duty

Source:  LeighAnne Manwarren /Newsok An Oklahoma City police officer was being held in jail Thursday night after being accused of a string of on-duty sexual assaults in a case described as “disturbing” by the city’s police chief. Daniel Ken Holtzclaw, 27, a three-year veteran of the Oklahoma City Police Department, was arrested about 3 p.m. Thursday outside Gold’s Gym, 2301 …

In 9 Cases of Police Chokeholds, Punishment Was Rare, Review Board Says

Source: J. DAVID GOODMAN/NY Times From 2009 to 2013, an oversight board substantiated nine complaints by people who said New York City police officers restrained them with a chokehold, a banned tactic that may have played a role in the death of a Staten Island man last week. In each of the nine cases, the Civilian Complaint Review Board, an independent agency that investigates …