Police arrest Proud Boy member on assault and gun charges after debate

Police arrest Proud Boy member on assault and gun charges after debate

A member of the right-wing hate group Proud Boys was arrested in Oregon the morning after the first presidential debate, in which Donald Trump declined to disavow white supremacy, for assault and weapons charges resulting from a confrontation he had with protestors in August.Alan Swinney, who Oregon Public Broadcasting identified as a member of Proud…

Rochester Police Chief La’Ron Singletary relieved of duty following Daniel Prude’s death

Rochester Police Chief La’Ron Singletary relieved of duty following Daniel Prude’s death

Brian Sharp, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle Published 5:09 p.m. ET Sept. 14, 2020 | Updated 7:06 p.m. ET Sept. 14, 2020CLOSE Daniel Prude, a 41-year-old Black man died of asphyxiation complications after being pinned to the ground by police in Rochester, New York. USA TODAYROCHESTER, N.Y. – Mayor Lovely Warren on Monday announced she is…

Belarus police detain 250 protesters in Minsk as crowds swell

Belarus police detain 250 protesters in Minsk as crowds swell

Belarus police violently detained at least 250 protesters as tens of thousands demonstrated in the capital Minsk in advance of talks between strongman Alexander Lukashenko and Russian President Vladimir Putin. Masked policemen in uniform and plain clothes seized people who gathered for the “March of Heroes” demonstration on Sunday, pushing or punching them, video posted…

Police Fire Tear Gas At Refugees Protesting To Leave Greek Island

Police Fire Tear Gas At Refugees Protesting To Leave Greek Island

Refugees from the Moria camp protest near Mytilene on the Greek island of Lesbos on Saturday, a few days after a fire destroyed the refugee camp. Angelos Tzortzinis/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Angelos Tzortzinis/AFP via Getty Images Refugees from the Moria camp protest near Mytilene on the Greek island of Lesbos on…

4 Texas police officers fired after fatally shooting man ‘having a mental breakdown’ in April

4 Texas police officers fired after fatally shooting man ‘having a mental breakdown’ in April

CLOSE Four Houston police officers have been fired after the shooting death of a man whose family says he was having a mental health crisis. Video ElephantHOUSTON — Four Houston police officers have been terminated after an internal investigation determined they did not use reasonable force when they fired their weapons 21 times at a…