Friday, June 25, 2021

New report reveals 2,600 Latinos were killed by the police or in custody in the past 6 years

While the true scope of the impact of policy brutality is difficult to know, a new report found that in recent years more than 2,600 Latinos were killed by police or died while in custody. The report was released last week by UnidosUS in partnership with a group of researchers, scholars, activists, and family members of Latinos killed by the police. It found that deaths of people of color are severely undercounted and much more needs to be done to produce an accurate database that collects ethnicity information. According to the report, between 2014 and May 9th, 2021, there were 15,085 … [Read More...]

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New report reveals 2,600 Latinos were killed by the police or in custody in the past 6 years

While the true scope of the impact of policy brutality is difficult to know, a new report found that … [Read More...]

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