police murder

Officer Who Fatally Shot Atatiana Jefferson Will Face Murder Charges

Officer Who Fatally Shot Atatiana Jefferson Will Face Murder Charges

Officer Who Fatally Shot Atatiana Jefferson Will Face Murder Charges Justice can be hard to come by for people of color in the United States, especially those who wind up the victims of institutionalized racism and trigger-happy police officers. All too often, even in scenarios where the officers clearly didn’t behave in an appropriate or […]

My Best Friend Rachel Hoffman Was Murdered At 23-Years-Old

My Best Friend Rachel Hoffman Was Murdered At 23-Years-Old

Pictures courtesy of Elizabeth Patty-Lugo and the Hoffman family unless otherwise noted. I was less than one mile south and about five minutes away from my best friend when she was shot point-blank five times with the gun she was ordered by police to purchase. Rachel Hoffman had been a confidential informant with the Tallahassee […]