Michigan department’s first female cop alleges relentless harassment

Teresa Williams landed her dream job in Iron Mountain, Michigan, where she thought she was the first female cop in the history of a small-town police department. But according to a federal lawsuit she filed last month against three Iron Mountain officers, she was relentlessly harassed and assaulted for four and a half years before […]

Akeem Terrell died in Arizona jail after excessive force used, family alleges

A mentally ill man was murdered in a Maricopa County jail by police who used undue force to restrain him and let him die, according to a lawsuit filed by his family on Friday. Akeem Terrell, a 31-year-old man from Detroit, lived in Phoenix for six years before being arrested after refusing to leave a […]