Police forces across the USA committed widespread and egregious human rights violations against people protesting the unlawful killings of Black people and calling for police reform, Amnesty International said today, as it launched an interactive map of incidents of police violence and a new campaign calling for systemic changes in policing.
- Amnesty International identifies and maps out police violence nationwide since 26 May
- Almost 500 videos and photographs of incidents analyzed
- 125 incidents in 40 states highlight where police used force on peaceful protesters, journalists and bystanders
- New campaign calls for wide-ranging police reform