Black, Latino Police Groups to de Blasio: Meet Us!

By Brigid Bergin : Reporter In the midst of the noisy back-and-forth between Mayor de Blasio and the police...

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The LAPD Shooting Brings More Calls of Accountability in Law Enforcement

The incidents of questionable police shootings and actions are an increasing reoccurrence throughout the nation as it relates to...

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NYC Mayor de Blasio & Commissioner Bratton Must be Progressive with CCRB Recommendations on Discipline of Officers that Violate Policy

The recent report of the NYC Civilian Complaint Review Board on the issue of the use of Chokeholds by...

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Black Law Enforcement Organizations Denounce NYPD Commissioner Bratton

  Reported by www.blackwestchester.com Black Law Enforcement Organizations from throughout New York State, which included The Grand Council of...

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Real Dialogue Is Needed To Discuss Racism In Westchester’s Police Departments

The recent back to back resignations of Pelham Manor Police Chiefs after a racist email investigation within the department...

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How do Black Boys Survive Police Confrontation?

Blacks In Law Enforcement of America (BLEA) is a national organization of Black Law Enforcement Professionals. Our mission is...

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The Need for US Attorney General Eric Holder and US Attorney Preet Bharara to act on Police Criminality in New York State

The killing and subsequent investigation of Eric Gardner, like many other deaths at the hand of NYPD and other...

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White Survivalist Shoots Black Police Chief Four Times, Walks Free -Do Black Police Lives Matter?

The homeowner who nearly killed an Oklahoma police chief during a raid won’t face charges since cops busted the...

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NY Black Law Enforcement speak on Oversight Legislation

NY Representative, Damon K. Jones speaks about the need to have proper legislation for oversight in Law Enforcement in...

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PBA President Pat Lynch; Are Police Brutality Victims’ Families NOT Real New Yorkers?

It is unfortunate that NYPD PBA President Pat Lynch continues to use his Mayor de Blasio anti- police rhetoric...

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Black Law Enforcement Calls for Governor Cuomo to Act on Special Prosecutor for Questionable Police Shootings

  Statistics have shown that “Every 28 hours a young black man is killed by police and “Only 2%...

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Racial gap in arrest rates here: No simple explanation

Ferguson, Missouri, has become the flashpoint in the racially charged debate over the relationship between law enforcement and blacks,...

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Black, Latino Police Groups to de Blasio: Meet Us!

By Brigid Bergin : Reporter In the midst of the noisy back-and-forth between Mayor de Blasio and the police unions, some...

by - March 3, 2015

The LAPD Shooting Brings More Calls of Accountability in Law Enforcement

The incidents of questionable police shootings and actions are an increasing reoccurrence throughout the nation as it relates to people of...

by - March 2, 2015

NYC Mayor de Blasio & Commissioner Bratton Must be Progressive with CCRB Recommendations on Discipline of Officers that Violate Policy

The recent report of the NYC Civilian Complaint Review Board on the issue of the use of Chokeholds by the NYPD...

by - February 28, 2015

Black Law Enforcement Organizations Denounce NYPD Commissioner Bratton

  Reported by www.blackwestchester.com Black Law Enforcement Organizations from throughout New York State, which included The Grand Council of Guardians, 100...

by - February 20, 2015

Black, Latino Police Groups to de Blasio: Meet Us!

By Brigid Bergin : Reporter In the midst of the noisy back-and-forth between Mayor de Blasio and the police unions, some...

by - March 3, 2015

The LAPD Shooting Brings More Calls of Accountability in Law Enforcement

The incidents of questionable police shootings and actions are an increasing reoccurrence throughout the nation as it relates to people of...

by - March 2, 2015

When Black Police Officers Turned Their Backs, They Are In Fact Turning Their Backs On The Black Community As Well!

The world witnessed police officers turning their backs at a funeral of one of their fallen comrades when the Mayor of...

by - February 28, 2015

NYC Mayor de Blasio & Commissioner Bratton Must be Progressive with CCRB Recommendations on Discipline of Officers that Violate Policy

The recent report of the NYC Civilian Complaint Review Board on the issue of the use of Chokeholds by the NYPD...

by - February 28, 2015

Black Law Enforcement address Ferguson and Beyond at IBW Forum

WASHINGTON (NNPA) – During a rousing, standing-room only town hall discussion dedicated to the shooting death of Michael Brown in Ferguson,...

by - February 6, 2015

The President’s Men: Black United States Marshals in America

This week retired United States Marshal and author of if the historic book “The Presidents Men: Black United States Marshals in...

by - September 6, 2014

Denver Police Chief: Only Bad Cops Fear Wearing Body Cams

The Denver Police Department is looking to equip 800 officers with body cameras in 2015. In an interview with the Denver...

by - September 6, 2014

4 Unarmed Black Men Have Been Killed By Police in the Last Month

From New York City and LA to Ohio and Ferguson, MO, they all died under disputed circumstances. —By Josh Harkinson Ferguson,...

by - August 28, 2014

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  • Black Law Enforcement Legislation Recommendations to Gov. Cuomo on Police Oversight

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    The country has come into a state of independent oversight and accountability. There is a cry for oversight and accountability for big businesses such as Wall Street, the mortgage industry and even the automotive industry.

    If our voices, when united, can be heard to affect change and demand accountability from our government leaders corporate institutions, then we must voice our outrage when there is no true oversight of our local law enforcement departments that are paid by our tax dollars to properly protect and serve our families?

    As a national organization of Black Law Enforcement Professionals we recognize the need for oversight of policy and procedure and accountability of law enforcement when it come to “Use of Force” policies and legislation.  read here

     

  • How Do Black Boys Survive Police Confrontation?

    It is imperative that every parent teach their children how to act whenever their confronted by law enforcement. We now live in a time that what our children say or do when confronted by law enforcement can put them in a life and death situations. Knowledge is Power.