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LOS ANGELES, January 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — 2022 marks the 30th Anniversary of The Los Angeles Riots, which were sparked by the acquittal of four police officers charged in the vicious beating of Rodney King. Rodney King’s daughter Lora King has partnered with The Human Gathering to create a limited series, featuring conversations with notable individuals who were impacted by what happened to her father, as […]

It is unfortunate but earlier this morning a postal inspector reported that multiple postal boxes have been tampered with in Henrico.   Police say they received calls early Monday morning from several post offices stating that postal boxes at their various locations had been broken into.   Some of those locations include; Glen Allen, Midlothian, West Hampton, […]

To the surprise of many Clueless star Stacey Dash, 52 has been arrested for domestic batter. The actress was arrested some time over the weekend in Florida when police were called to her home in Pasco County, Florida, following reports of a fight between her and husband Jeffrey Marty. Police reports state that Dash was […]

The America we live in today continues to show their divide and this time on”Empire” actor Jussie Smollett.  The singer and rising star was attacked early Tuesday morning in what Chicago police are now calling a possible hate crime. According to police report, Smollett was attacked by two white men wearing masks “yelling out racial […]

Rodney James Hess, 36, was fatally shot by a Tennessee police official on Thursday.

Ferguson officials have missed crucial deadlines that were set by the Department of Justice in efforts to reform policing procedures.

Brian Courtney Wilson talked with Erica Campbell and GRIFF about the inspiration for his new song.

Actor and activist Malik Yoba chatted with Erica Campbell & GRIFF from the makeup trailer at one of his many gigs. He discusses advocating for crime victims as the host of TVOne’s “Justice By Any Means.” Malik discusses what he loves most about the show, and how it’s actually extremely inspiring as well as powerful, […]

Protests erupted in North Carolina last night after an officer fatally shot a disabled man named  Keith Lamont Scott, who was waiting for his kid to return from school. Protests escalated as they ran their course throughout the night, with people blocking off highways and setting things on fire. Meanwhile, Tulsa, Oklahoma, is going on […]

Reverend Dr. Michael Waters, founder and senior pastor of Joy Tabernacle AME Chuch in Dallas, Texas, is also a professor, author, community activist, and social commentator. He talks to Erica Campbell and GRIFF about his work in the Dallas community after the tragedy of the police shootings occurred in July. He talks about his role […]

Corey Pegues spent 21 years with the New York Police Department, wending his way up through the rank-and-file to commanding officer. The decorated Black police officer left the force in April 2013, and in May, released the book Once a Cop: My Journey from former Crack Dealer to the Highest Ranks of the NYPD. On Thursday, […]