National Walkout Day detentions highlight concerns about racial bias in police response to protests

At least two black students in Chicago were handcuffed during nationwide walkout demonstrations that some have called historic.

Arrests, sit-ins, shouting — activists plan a week of nationwide protest to fight Graham-Cassidy

"C-SPAN is going to be more exciting than usual on Monday."

How bail destroys lives and makes innocent people plead guilty

Whether $87 or $25,000, bail can crush livelihoods and lives if an accused person cannot pay — costing taxpayers billions of dollars each year.

Even where marijuana is decriminalized, police continue to target minorities for arrests

What if prosecutors just started throwing out these cases en masse?
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Police arrest 80 at protests of Senate health care bill

Organizers expect more arrests as the day goes on.
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Rapper Finese 2Tymes arrested in Birmingham, Ala. on charge unrelated to shooting at his concert

According to law enforcement, his arrest had nothing to do with the shooting.

Man spends five months on Rikers Island without knowing his bail was $2

Now Aitabdel Salem is suing both the city and his Legal Aid lawyers.
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CNN's fake photo from the Paris attacks demonstrates the need for readers to be wary

One of the network's Twitter accounts used a photo of a black man's arrest in London to illustrate news from Paris
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Washington police issue arrest warrants for Erdogan bodyguards

D.C. police issued warrants for 12 Turkish security personnel in connection with a May brawl in Washington, D.C.

St. Louis-area school board member sues police for using stun gun against her at 2015 protest

"This wasn't an attempt to incapacitate or subdue me," Kristine Hendrix said. "It was to punish me."
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Under Trump, US immigration arrests are up 38% from last year

New statistics show that the number of undocumented individuals arrested without criminal records skyrocketed this year.

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Should assaulting police be a hate crime? Lawmakers across the US are saying "Yes."

Social justice activists say the laws are a backlash against Black Lives Matter supporters.

Jordan Edwards Shooting: Roy Oliver, officer who fatally shot 15-year-old, is fired

Charges could still be filed against the officer.
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London Terror Arrests: UK authorities say they have thwarted 2 terror plots in 24 hours

The U.K.'s terrorism level remains at the second-highest category.

Chris Soules Arrested: All the details surrounding 'The Bachelor' star's deadly accident

'The Bachelor' star was allegedly involved in a deadly accident.
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Stockholm truck attack: Authorities arrest second suspect

Four people were killed and at least 15 were injured in the Stockholm truck attack.

White man kills black man in NYC, then 'New York Daily News' blasts victim's arrest record

Timothy Caughman's arrest record has nothing to do with why a white racist stabbed him.

Man charged with hate crime in beating of 2 transgender women at NY McDonald's

After Patrick O'Meara saw two transgender women enter a McDonald's, he flew into a rage and attacked them.
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ICE arrested California father of 4 while he dropped kids at school in a harrowing video

Romulo Avelica-Gonzalez was detained as his 13-year-old daughter watched in the car.
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Tara Grinstead case: Latest updates in the death of missing Georgia teacher

Ryan Alexander Duke, 33, was arrested for the murder of Tara Grinstead, a teacher and former beauty queen who disappeared in 2005.
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Standing Rock news: Live update on the camp the morning after evacuation, night of arrests

Standing Rock is burning, and the Dakota Access pipeline will likely be completed ahead of schedule.

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Off-duty LAPD officer fires gun during physical struggle with teenage boy

An LAPD officer grabbed a 13-year-old boy who was allegedly walking across his lawn, eventually pulling his gun on the teen.
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Immigrant protected under Obama-era program arrested in Seattle

Immigration rights groups believe it might be the first time someone protected by DACA has been arrested without a reason.

New footage shows Fort Worth cop arresting mother who called police to protect her son

Disturbing body cam video shows what really happened that day.

It took just a decade for Hollywood to forget about Mel Gibson's anti-Semitic tirade

Mel Gibson is the right nominee for Donald Trump's America.
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Smoking weed at Trump's inauguration? Police might look the other way.

Federal police could still make arrests, though.

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7 volunteers in Tampa were arrested for feeding homeless people

On Tampa city property, giving away food can be considered a crime.
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Here's what to do if you get arrested at a protest

Planning to protest? Here's what you need to know.
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Texas mom reports to police that a white man allegedly choked her son. They arrest her.

He put a stun gun to her back, then pointed it at her daughter.
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South Carolina officer Michael Slager says he shot Walter Scott "as I was trained to do"

"I fired until the threat was stopped as I was trained to do," the former North Charleston officer said in court Tuesday.