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Friends Of Oscar Grant Reach Settlement With Bart Police

AFRICANGLOBE - Five friends of Oscar Grant, the man who was deliberately executed a San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit police officer, have reached a deal to settle a federal lawsuit against the agency, officials said.

Oscar Grant, Trayvon Martin and the Protection of ‘Police Murder’ in...

Once again another young Black man has been shot and killed, under highly questionable circumstances, by a representative of law enforcement. Also once again,...

Oakland Police Shoot Oscar Grant’s Cousin In The Back

AFRICANGLOBE - Oakland Police shot and seriously injured Tony Jones, 24, late Sunday. Jones’ mother says he is a cousin of Oscar Grant, whose murder by BART police officer Johannes Mehserle on New Year’s Day, 2009, sparked a movement for justice that presaged the Occupy movement.