Pittsburgh Among 6 Cities Chosen For Project On Curbing Racial BiasSix cities will participate in a federal pilot program aimed at reducing racial bias and improving ties between law enforcement and communities, Attorney General Eric Holder said Thursday.
Protests Continue In Pittsburgh, Shutting Down Parkway, Oakland StreetsLocal demonstrators will be out again today and this weekend to protest a decision by a grand jury in New York City that cleared a white police officer in the chokehold death of an unarmed black man.
Protestors Demand Justice, End To Police Brutality During Downtown DemonstrationAcross the country and here in Pittsburgh, protests continue today in response to a decision by a grand jury in New York City to not indict another white police officer in the death of a black suspect.
Crowds Protest After Eric Garner Decision In Pittsburgh, PhillyCrowds protesting the deaths of two unarmed black men at the hands of police are demonstrating in Philadelphia and Pittsburgh.
Pittsburghers React To Ferguson Decision In City-Wide ProtestsPittsburghers have been speaking out after the Ferguson grand jury decision Monday night, joining in protests around the city.
Leon Ford On Grand Jury Decision: "I Have No Faith In The System At All"People around the world tuned in to hear the grand jury’s decision in Ferguson Monday night.
Ferguson Grand Jury: Officer Wilson Will Not Be IndictedOfficer Darren Wilson will not be indicted in the shooting death of Michael Brown.
Pittsburgh Protesters Gather As Ferguson Grand Jury Reaches DecisionMedia outlets citing unidentified sources are reporting that the grand jury considering whether Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson should be charged in the death of Michael Brown has reached a decision.
Pittsburgh Officials Brace For Possible Outbursts To Ferguson Grand Jury DecisionThe governor of Missouri has declared a state of emergency ahead of a grand jury's decision on whether Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson will be charged in the shooting of Michael Brown.