Black Officers Torn Between Duty and RaceJorge "Jinho" Ferreira feels the tension between being black and carrying a badge every day as a sheriff's deputy in Alameda County, California.
Obama: Many People 'Troubled' By Eric Garner VideoIn an interview with BET, President Obama says the video makes it harder to argue that "maybe blacks are exaggerating" about aggressive police behavior.
Protesters Stage 'Die-In' At Dept. of Justice HQ Protesters are staging a 4.5-hour "die-in" in front of the Department of Justice headquarters Monday.
U.S. Unveils Federal Law Enforcement Profiling BanThe Obama administration issued guidelines Monday that ban federal law enforcement from profiling on the basis of religion, national origin and other characteristics, protocols the Justice Department hopes could be a model for local departments as the nation tackles questions about the role race plays in policing.
3 Ferguson Protesters Arrested in MarylandThree men protesting the deaths of unarmed black men at the hands of white police officers in New York City and Ferguson, Missouri were arrested on Maryland's Eastern shore just as an annual Christmas parade was about to start.
George Bush: Eric Garner 'Verdict Was Hard To Understand'Former President George W. Bush said that the grand jury's verdict "was hard to understand" to not indict NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo for Eric Garner's death.
Hillary Clinton: 'We Have Allowed Our Criminal Justice System To Get Out Of Balance'Hillary Rodham Clinton said Thursday the nation's criminal justice system is "out of balance" and she supports federal reviews of police-involved deaths of black men in Ferguson, Missouri, and New York City.
Justice Dept. To Investigate NYC Chokehold DeathHolder described it as one of "several recent incidents that have tested the sense of trust that must exist between law enforcement and the communities they are charged to serve and protect."
D.C. Ferguson Protesters Block Evening CommutersFerguson protesters in the District blocked traffic on Wednesday night following a separate grand jury decision not to indict the officer involved in the choke-hold death of an African American man in New York City.
Man Arrested For Impersonating an Officer at D.C. Ferguson ProtestA man who was wearing police garb and in possession of a weapon was arrested in the area of a Ferguson protest in D.C. Tuesday night, according to D.C. police.
George Washington Students Organize 'Die-In' in Protest of FergusonGeorge Washington University students are planning to stage a 4.5-hour "die-in" at Kogan Plaza Tuesday to protest the recent events in Ferguson, Missouri.
Holder Announces Plan To Target Racial ProfilingAttorney General Eric Holder will soon unveil long-planned Justice Department guidance aimed at ending racial profiling.
Farrakhan To African-Americans: 'Let's Die For Something'Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan told African-Americans that it's time to die for a cause, while referencing Ferguson.
Obama To Meet With Cabinet, Civil Rights Leaders About FergusonPresident Barack Obama will discuss the situation in Ferguson, Missouri, with his Cabinet, civil rights leaders, law enforcement officials and others Monday.
Cornel West: 'Ferguson Signifies The End Of The Age Of Obama'Social activist Cornel West believes "the age of Obama" is over following a grand jury decision not to indict Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson in the Aug. 9 shooting death of Michael Brown.