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Police

Police Walk Off Court After Seeing WNBA Players' Black Lives Matter T-Shirts

On Saturday, as WNBA members of The Minnesota Lynx team warmed up for their upcoming game, four off-duty police officers tasked with their security walked off the court. Why? Because they were wearing T-Shirts in support of the Black Lives Matter movement. Read More »

This African-American Female Cop Makes an Important Point About Community Policing

Nakia Jones became a police officer in 1996 because she wanted to make a difference in her community in Ohio. Read More »

Val Demings: The first woman police chief

As a little girl, Val Demings never wanted to be a princess. Instead she had dreams of being a lawyer or an astronaut. Demings grew up in rural Florida, the youngest of seven children. Read More »