Ali Winston

Notorious Hate Group Includes Active-Duty Military Among Members

This story was co-published with Frontline PBS.

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Racist, Violent, Unpunished: A White Hate Group's Campaign of Menace

It was about 10 a.m. on Aug. 12 when the melee erupted just north of Emancipation Park in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Underage Sex Scandal Explodes at Oakland Police Department and Mayor Fires Succession of Interim Chiefs

(Editor's note: Since the East Bay Express broke this story, Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf has appointed and removed three police chiefs as more details have surfaced, including racist texting. On Friday, she said, "We are hell bent on rooting out this disgusting culture" and "I'm running a police department, not a frat house.")

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U.S. Police Get Antiterror Training in Israel on Privately Funded Trips

The clouds of tear gas, flurries of projectiles and images of police officers outfitted in military-grade hardware in Ferguson, Missouri, have reignited concerns about the militarization of domestic law enforcement in the United States.

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How California Law Shields Violent Police Officers

This story was produced with the support of the Investigative Fund of the Nation Institute and the Investigative Reporting Program at UC-Berkeley.

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Cops Involved in Repeat Shootings and Excessive Force Still on Duty

Editor's Note: In a joint investigation, ColorLines and the Investigative Fund of the Nation Institute have discovered dozens of officers in the Fresno Police Department who have been involved in repeated inappropriate shootings of civilians. This is Part I of a series.

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