Mexican Government Condemns Killing Of Citizen By U.S. Police For Third Time
Mexico Condemns Killing Of Three Citizens By U.S. Police
By Cristina Arreola | 03/04/2015 - 14:32

In less than a month, United States police officers have killed three citizens of Mexico. In all three cases, the government of Mexico has condemned the killings.


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Tis the Season: Police Officers Play Santa for Family Whose Presents Were Stolen
Tis the Season: Police Officers Play Santa for Family Whose Presents Were Stolen
By Cristina Arreola | 12/23/2014 - 11:56

The Grinch tried to ruin Christmas...


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Cops Pull Over Unsuspecting Drivers, Give Them Gifts
Cops Pull Over Unsuspecting Drivers, Give Them Gifts
By Latina Staff | 12/12/2014 - 16:59

What would happen if cops handed out gifts instead of tickets when pulling you over?


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NYPD in Hot Water After Altercation With Pregnant Woman
By Cristina Arreola | 09/25/2014 - 09:25

The New York City Police Department will investigate an altercation between police officers and a pregnant woman that resulted in her being pushed to the ground in the Sunset Park neighborhood o


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Police Departments in Heavily Latino Neighborhoods Lack Hispanic Officers
Police Departments in Heavily Latino Neighborhoods Lack Hispanic Officers
By Samantha Leal | 09/08/2014 - 12:26

In a new study by the Associated Press has highlighted the low number of Hispanic officers in police depar


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Woman And Two Children Murdered After NYPD Failed To Translate Police Report
By Cristina Arreola | 02/21/2014 - 09:59

A woman and her two children were brutally murdered by her ex-husband -- even after the woman submitted a police report to the NYPD, informing them that she feared for her life.


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Cops Shoot Cali Boy Seven Times in 10 Seconds
Cops Shoot Cali Boy Seven Times in 10 Seconds
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/25/2013 - 10:16

Thirteen-year-old California resident, Andy Lopez Cruz, lost his life on Tuesday after police shot him several times in just a matter of seconds.

According to Fox News Latino, Cruz was carrying what cops thought was an assault rifle, but the weapon actually turned out to be a toy.


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K-9 Unit Attacks On Latinos And Blacks On Rise In Los Angeles County
By Fox News Latino | 10/09/2013 - 12:32

The number of Latinos and African-Americans bitten by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department canines have dramatically increased in the past few years, a new study released earlier this week states.

While the annual dog bites for whites, Native Americans and Pacific Islanders remained very low from the years 2004 to 2012, the number of K-9 unit attacks on Latinos and African-Americans rose in the same period.


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Mother's Day Parade Shooting: 19 Injured in New Orleans, Police Seek Gunmen
Mother's Day Parade Shooting: 19 Injured in New Orleans, Police Seek Gunmen
By Sugey Palomares | 05/13/2013 - 13:37

Mother’s Day had a violent ending during a New Orleans parade on Sunday. Nineteen people were wounded, including two children, after gunmen opened fire during the event on Sunday.


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Survey Reveals Latinos Are Less Likely to Report Crimes to Police
Survey Reveals Latinos Are Less Likely to Report Crimes to Police
By Sugey Palomares | 05/08/2013 - 15:17

According to a new study, many Latinos admit they are less likely to report crimes because local police are more involved in enforcing immigration laws, which has led to an increase in deportations. Over 2,000 Latinos in major cities including, Los Angeles, Chicago, Houston, and Phoenix were surveyed over telephone for the report titled, Insecure Communities: Latino Perceptions of Police Involvement in Immigration Enforcement.


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