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This Woman Is Hunger-Striking Until Charges Are Dropped Against 90-Year-Old Who Fed Homeless

This Woman Is Hunger-Striking Until Charges Are Dropped Against 90-Year-Old Who Fed Homeless

Jillian Pim has been on a hunger strike ever since police first cited Arnold Abbott for feeding the homeless three weeks ago. Abbott has been feeding homeless people at Stranahan Park for years, but a new draconian law has mandated penalties against any who dare to feed people in need unless they do so at government-specified areas. Abbott, a 90-year-old […]

by · November 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Activism, Crime, Police
Police Accountability Activists Release Statement On Recent Killings by Police in Cleveland

Police Accountability Activists Release Statement On Recent Killings by Police in Cleveland

Greater Cleveland Cop Block would like to clear up our stand on the recent rash of killings by police in Cleveland.There are two separate incidents that we are talking about. One involves a 12 year old named Tamir Rice. The other involves a young lady. To address Tamir Rice’s killing, I will say the official stance of Greater Cleveland Cop Block is that […]

by · November 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Crime, Police
Cops Arrest Native American For Singing ‘Honor Song’ After Keystone Pipeline Voted Down

Cops Arrest Native American For Singing ‘Honor Song’ After Keystone Pipeline Voted Down

Many of us remember the controversy surrounding Elizabeth Warren referring to herself as Native American. A 1997 article from the Fordham Law Review listed the Massachusetts Senator as the “first woman of color” hired by Harvard Law School. But in spite of her questionable Native heritage, Elizabeth Warren called the Senate police on Greg Grey Cloud who had tried to honor the […]

by · November 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Activism, Crime, Police
Cop Assaults Man For ‘Dangerous’ Wallet, Can’t Understand Why He Got Fired Again

Cop Assaults Man For ‘Dangerous’ Wallet, Can’t Understand Why He Got Fired Again

Anthony Zamora was working security at a Walmart in Corpus Christi, Texas, back in May when he saw a suspicious character who appeared to be carrying an illegal weapon, brazenly and openly. Zamora, being the guardian of peace and tranquility that he is, couldn’t let this hazard to public safety go unchecked. The dangerous device? The threat to public safety? […]

by · November 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Crime, Police
Police Refuse To Arrest Teen Who Bragged About and Recorded Rape of Underage Girls

Police Refuse To Arrest Teen Who Bragged About and Recorded Rape of Underage Girls

Tristen Cole Killman of Norman, Oklahoma has openly bragged about forcibly sodomizing a 16-year-old classmate back on the evening of September 19th, 2014. The girl was passed out at the the time, and Killman admits that he knew she would never consent to the act in question. Still, in spite of the fact that Killman has admitted his crimes, and […]

by · November 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Courts, Cover-Up, Crime, Police
Community Demands Justice For Unarmed 12-Year-Old Shot and Killed by Police

Community Demands Justice For Unarmed 12-Year-Old Shot and Killed by Police

This is the image of Tamir E. Rice, the 12-year-old Cleveland youth who died on Sunday at MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland. The Cuyahoga County medical examiner’s office confirmed Tamir’s death after Counter Current News had been tipped off by two different sources within the First District Police Department moments after the young shooting victim of police brutality passed away. […]

by · November 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Cover-Up, Crime, Police
Ohio Rep Introduces ‘John Crawford’s Law’ To Stop Police Shootings… But Does It Miss The Point?

Ohio Rep Introduces ‘John Crawford’s Law’ To Stop Police Shootings… But Does It Miss The Point?

Just one day after Cleveland, Ohio police shot and killed a 12-year-old boy playing with a realistic-looking toy gun on the swing set of a playground, Ohio State Representative and President of the Ohio Legislative Black Caucus Alicia Reece announced what she is calling John Crawford’s Law. The Cincinnati representative said that she will introduce legislation that will require BB guns, […]

by · November 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Activism, Anonymous, Police
Masked and Armed Anonymous Protesters Just Swarmed the Beavercreek Walmart For #OpJohnCrawford

Masked and Armed Anonymous Protesters Just Swarmed the Beavercreek Walmart For #OpJohnCrawford

Following the refusal of the Beavercreek Chief of Police to meet any of the very reasonable demands of the Ohio Students Association and other protesters against the shooting of John Crawford by Officer Sean Williams, the “hacktivist” group Anonymous initiated Operation John Crawford early last month. This Saturday, the #OpJohnCrawford protests continued with a second wave, right outside of the Walmart where John […]

by · November 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Activism, Anonymous, Courts, Cover-Up, Crime, Police
The 12-Year-Old Shot by Cleveland Police For Holding BB-Gun Has Just Died

The 12-Year-Old Shot by Cleveland Police For Holding BB-Gun Has Just Died

In breaking news, a police source in Cleveland has informed us that the 12-year-old shot in the abdomen by a Cleveland police officer yesterday has just died. We have corroborated the claim with a second source close to this case, and they too say that the child in question just died. Shortly after the shooting, we spoke with police representatives at […]

by · November 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Uncategorized
How the Cleveland Police Rushed To Get Their Story Straight About Cop Who Shot 12-Year-Old

How the Cleveland Police Rushed To Get Their Story Straight About Cop Who Shot 12-Year-Old

Just moments after the police shooting of a 12-year-old boy in Cleveland, Ohio, Counter Current News reporters were speaking with Police from the First District department. Officers had yet to get their stories straight, and what they would admit to us was very limited. We were told lots of “I don’t know” and “we aren’t certain” as well as “we […]

by · November 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Activism, Anonymous, Crime, Police