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New Jersey Police Brutality

The ongoing conversation of what police can and can’t do constantly reaches new heights. In the Garden State, Camden shows us what the future could hold for law enforcement policies in the United States.    In 2013, Camden dissolved…
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Are there laws against police brutality in New Jersey?

Trenton, NJ - While police have the authority to make arrests, detain suspects, and use some amount of force to restore order, incidents that involve violence against suspects are illegal under various laws. Both the federal government and various…
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Racial prejudice

Racial prejudice, discrepancies, and biases are nothing new to the United States. For centuries they have persisted in every aspect of American life. It is impossible at this time, after the death of George Floyd and the worldwide protests against…
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New Jersey, What Comes Under Police Misconduct?

When a person is abused by an officer they should firstly, make sure they do not physically fight back with the officer and they should also make sure they remain calm. Making sudden movement, even if it is just to reach for one’s ID, should…
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New Jersey Police Brutality Caught on Camera

New Jersey police officers are under scrutiny after multiple videos went viral on social media showing them using excessive force in response to a street scuffle that police had every right to deal with and with a wide latitude. The incident…