Violence

African American Coalition of Indianapolis Statement on Violence in Indianapolis Many of our organizations have done the work of advocating for social change and against systemic problems while delivering life changing social services. We arrive at this moment because the challenge has outstripped the current capacity of our social system infrastructure. For too long our […]

It’s been about a year since Tory Lanez, rapper behind the number one hit “Say It,” first came to the studio to visit “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show!” He talks about the cinematic quality of his album, and talks about his city of Toronto in comparison to life in the United States. He remarks on the […]

Bun B airs out his frustration about the recent shootings and gun violence with the Madd Hatta Morning Show. Get The Latest Music and Entertainment News On Your Phone “There’s a war going on in these streets…we can’t go to war with the police,” Bun B says. Bun B asks “how do black people stop other people […]

Authorities say they were called to a local Taco Bell in Madison, Wisconsin, where they allegedly found Genele Laird yielding a knife.

Carter, along with her best friend Tiara Parker, 20, and Parker’s cousin, Akyra Murray, 18, visited Pulse on vacation in Orlando. They thought they would escape to dance the night away.

Police in Amarillo, Texas are responding to reports of an active shooter and a possible hostage situation in a Walmart store in the city.

Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson asked for a probe into the two officers shown in the disturbing video that took place on Chicago's West Side.

"Sometimes he would go over in the corner and sit and drink by himself, and other times he would get so drunk he was loud and belligerent," said Ty Smith, a frequent patron of the club.

Justice said her son was a homebody who loved eating and working out. He had a jovial personality that made everyone laugh.