99% of students cuffed in NYC schools are black, Hispanic: report

Ben Chapman The New York Daily News Black and Hispanic kids accounted for 99% of all public school students handcuffed by NYPD school safety agents in crisis incidents in 2016, data published Monday shows. A “child in crisis” incident is one where a student displaying signs of emotional distress is […]

Mysterious death of New York judge was initially called a suicide. Now, police think it’s suspicious

The Los Angeles Times The mystery of how a prominent African American judge came to be found floating dead in the Hudson River has deepened as her family and widowed husband disputed suggestions by the New York Police Department that she had committed suicide. What is known is that Sheila […]