The Effects of Policing in Brownsville, Brooklyn
Even with a looser policy of policing in Brownsville, some residents agree that a strong police presence is needed for safety, but at the same time, that presence can be overbearing.
Opioid Usage in Philadelphia Leads to Increase in HIV Diagnoses
While the opioid crisis in Philadelphia has been a status quo for years, this endless drug use is causing a new problem: an increase in HIV rates for the first time since the mid-2000s.
The Opioid Epidemic: The Community Of Pasco County
The opioid epidemic is overwhelming Pasco County, Florida.
Fentanyl myths continue on despite little evidence
While fentanyl is an extremely potent and dangerous drug, it’s nearly impossible to be affected by it just from being […]
Protesters march for Botham Shem Jean and against racism
Off duty police officer, Amber Guyger, 26, shot Jean on Sept. 6th. The killing has sparked protests nationwide.
Families of fatal police shootings want their voices heard
"We need a movement where everyone can say, just stop, it needs to stop."
Dead or Alive: The Black Lives Matter Movement
Few members of Black Lives Matter of Greater New York rally in support of Deborah Danner's family as they attend the trial of the NYPD officer who killed her. The lack of attendance brings into question the future of the Black Lives Matter movement and its message.
“Black Lives Matter” protest in Columbus Circle
Tensions rose nationwide after the fatal shooting of Terence Crutcher, 40, of Tulsa Oklahoma last week and Keith Lamont Scott, 43, of Charlotte North Carolina this past week, and protests erupted nationwide.
Protestors greet Bratton’s retirement ceremony
Some of the protestors held news clippings featuring Eric Garner, who was placed in a lethal chokehold by NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo in 2014.
NYC Takes Precautions Against Terrorism
New York City has been on a consistently high terrorism alert following a series of terrorist attacks abroad and domestically.