1.”Police Violence Reports.” Mapping Police Violence. N.p., n.d. Web. 30 Nov. 2016.
Background: the statics on the year of 2015 and how many unarmed African American men was killed. This article shows each African American including women who was killed by the cops.
How I use it : I used this article to show the African American males were being target but wasn’t the only ones being target.
2.”Police shooting 2016 data”- Washington Post:
Background: T 719 people have been shot and killed this year by the police. It also shows that 991 people were killed by the police in 2015.
How I use it : I used it to show , so far the most killings occurred in 2015 however 2016 is not over yet and the number of killings for this year so far is a lot.
3.Williams, Janice. “Police Shooting Statistics 2016: Are More Black People Killed By Officers Than Other Races?” International Business Times. N.p., 26 Sept. 2016. Web. 30 Nov. 2016.
Background: not only was 991 people was killed in 2015, but out of that total 258 were black. This year, out of the 719 people who was killed, 178 were black .
How I use it: This article that since last year it has increased. Also more men are being killed by the police then women.
4. McKay, Tom. “One Map Shows How Many People Police Have Killed in Each State So Far This Year.” Mic. N.p., 25 Oct. 2015. Web. 30 Nov. 2016.
Background: the map of the United States where the most police shooting has occurred in 2016. Out of the 50 states, in 47 of them, at least one or more people have been killed by police shootings.
How I use it : to show the rate of the killing in each state .
5.Calacal, Celisa. “This Is How Many People Police Have Killed so Far in 2016.” ThinkProgress. N.p., 04 Nov. 2016. Web. 30 Nov. 2016.
Background: how many people have been killed this year even though the year not over yet. This article reports that 855 people have died at the hands of police officers.
How I use it: This proves that Native American and African Americans are being killed at the highest rate in the United States.
6. Bult, Laura. “Cop in Sandra Bland Case Accuses Prosecutors of Coverup.” NY Daily News. N.p., 29 July 2016. Web. 30 Nov. 2016.
Background:The officer in this case says he was threaten to keep quite about what really happen in the case.
How I use it : To discover that the cop who they gather evidence for is found not guilty.
7.”Sandra Bland’s Death: What We Know.” CNN. Cable News Network, n.d. Web. 30 Nov. 2016.
Background: This article is about a innocent lady was stopped by white officer because of her “signal light” and was later killed at the prison.
How I use it :I used it to show that they killed a African American women with a video of the officer mistreating her . With the video against the officer, he doesn’t serve jail time.